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Account Manager



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Product & Clients


For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.

Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!

Job Description

•Ensure that the appropriate level of service and support is provided to maximize client retention and contract renewals.
•Continually innovate, develop and suggest enhancements to the client servicing function such as new methods of analysis or service techniques.
•Establish, develop, maintain and strengthen relationships with clients in the country.
•Ability to deliver high quality presentations to clients and retailers where required as well as join key presentation & workshops adding expertise during project/contract delivery.
•Fully responsible for product data quality. checking with Field and Retail Service on the consistency of the panel & panel data, sample stability & market intelligence information

pertaining to  the data control period
•Ensure full knowledge of GfK retail audit methodologies and definitions, fully understand and apply the data control procedures and techniques, as documented by the GfK Asia Research department, ensure consistent data output and thoroughly understand the product manual.
•Identify potential improvements to product sales and marketing and discuss possible strategies with Senior Account Manager/Country Manager and Regional. Attend product seminars and / or product launches where possible.
•Maintain up to date market knowledge on all product categories audited by undertaking regular market visits, at least once a week, to keep abreast of the current and future market offerings, and regularly performing model comparisons to build a high level of product knowledge.
•Understand the channel definition, track existing channels and monitor the development of new channels.
•Develop sales strategy for clients based on overall business strategy incl. targets and incentive components

•Configure off-the-shelf/ simple solutions and lead design process for complex/ bespoke solutions
•Define prices/ discounts based on pre-defined corridors and rate cards
•Develop proposal strategy and create proposal document using proposal library as applicable
•Prepare and conduct sales pitches and close deals with clients
•Join key presentations & workshops adding expertise during project/ contract delivery
•Conduct client review and post-mortem analysis and document lessons-learned


•Bachelor or Master’s degree preferable in Business or related field, minimum 5 years relevant experience in business. Market research or Consulting would be a plus.
•Good written and verbal communication skills in English as well as presentation skill

•High energy with the positive “can do” attitude and optimism
•Ability to work under the pressure of deadlines and targets


We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to getting to know you!

Posted: 305 days ago

City: Bangkok

Work Area: Product & Clients

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00000718