Skip Navigation
Job Search

Key Account Manager

Budapest, Hungary Job ID 20877 Apply

About S.C. Johnson:

SC Johnson is a fifth-generation family company built on a spirit of adventure and winning the right way. We have been leading with the purpose for over 130 years, building top brands such as Raid®, Glade®, Kiwi®, OFF!®, Windex®, Ziploc® and more, in virtually every country. Through these household names, we are making a positive difference to the world around us. But we only succeed with the combined vitality and strength of our 13,000 people who we truly value and support in their pursuit of individual and shared goals.                                                                        

Role summary:

As the Key Account Manager, you will be responsible for executing the SCJ strategy in collaboration with a set of customers/stores to achieve sales, profit, distribution, promotion, and merchandising objectives.


  • Managing a set of customers (key retailers) and achieve pre-defined sales, profit and distribution targets.

  • Mapping new opportunities with existing customers and creating, executing plans to utilize them

  • Building and developing business relationships with customers, preparation for yearly trade term negotiations.

  • Active participation in category management projects (preparation, execution)

  • Monitoring competitor activities at her/his customers, sharing relevant information with sales management and customer marketing.

  • Continuous self-development in business acumen in order to prove expertise to the customers

  • Cooperation with other functions (supply chain, invoicing, customer marketing etc) in order to provide a consistent, good service for the customers.

  • Execution of new product launches at her/his customers, while achieving sales targets, keeping budget and deadlines for on-shelf presence

  • Striving for maximized promotion efficiency and preparing evaluation after promotions

  • Striving for maximized product distribution

  • Execution of purchase price increase

  • Managing and keeping Trade Spending

  • Maintain and development of SCJ shelf-shares in cooperation with Field Sales Force

  • Optimizing stock level at customers in order to avoid out-of-stock on shelves

  • Responsible for managing of deductions, pending invoices at her/his customers in cooperation with relevant functions.


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree ideally in a business-related subject

  • Strong experience in key account management (at least 3 years)

  • Understanding and knowledge of the Hungarian retail environment

  • Understanding of sales, marketing, market research

  • Understanding of different logistics systems

  • Understanding of P&L

  • Ability to build effective relationships within and outside of the organization

  • Strong negotiation skills & strong analytical skills

  • English at a proficient level, native Hungarian

What we offer:

We offer an excellent opportunity for career development and progression, a highly collaborative work environment and an autonomous and flexible working culture where you will be able to add value and be recognized and rewarded.

Our benefits:

  • Company car

  • Cafeteria

  • Medical care Medicover

  • Group Life & Accident Insurance

You need to be eligible to work in the country of application.

Together, we are creating a better future – for the planet, for future generations and for every SCJ team member. Come join us and make an impact through iconic global brands. GO FURTHER WITH OUR FAMILY™


Sign Up For Job Alerts

Don't miss out - sign up for our email list.

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

By submitting your information, you acknowledge that you have read our privacy notice(this content opens in new window) and consent to receive email communication from SC Johnson regarding job alerts and other general career events, news and information from SC Johnson.