Connect Chemicals is an owner-managed company active in the production, distribution and custom manufacturing of specialty chemicals.
As a successful provider of individual solutions for our customers, we have been a highly valued global/international partner to the processing industry in a wide variety of markets for over 20 years. We market our product portfolio at the highest quality standard with with more than 300 employees via our headquarters in Ratingen, Germany and our subsidiaries / cooperation partners in Europe, America and Asia.
We live a family and employee-oriented corporate culture, characterized by trust and reliability. We attach great importance to the development opportunities and concerns of our team.
Because we know: At the end, our employees are making Connect chemicals a sustainable and successful company.

As we continue our strategy of growth, Connect Chemicals Benelux is looking for a

Sales Manager (m/f/d)

Your accountabilities in the role

  • Create sales and grow relationships with existing customers and suppliers.
  • Identify and develop new customers and opportunities.
  • Support and implement product launches in new market segments.
  • Drive business growth and improve the company’s overall market position.
  • Execute the product / price / volume strategy in cooperation with the Product Manager
  • Establish and achieve a defined sales budget.

What we appreciate about you

  • Sales experience, customer-focused
  • Relationship-builder, communicative, sales-driven, with a ‘close the deal’ mentality.
  • Analytical, consultative and negotiation skills at multiple levels
  • Relevant experience in the chemical and/or processing industry
  • International mindset, understanding of cultural differences.
  • Languages (Dutch & English fluently), French a pre
  • Ready to travel, also outside office hours.
  • Well versed in MS Office (application software)

What you can expect from us

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  • Dynamic role in fast-growing business-unit within successful international Connect Chemicals Group
  • Strong and close leadership-support (also on Group-level), within a flat hierarchy
  • Open team spirit with highly motivated colleagues
  • Opportunity to take your own destiny and manage a business from A-Z
  • Attractive salary package, including solid pension scheme, and company car.
  • Career opportunity in a fast-growing business environment

If you are results driven with the passion to build relationships, vested with a positive “can do” attitude and a problem-solving mentality, please send your CV, along with a covering letter, by email to

Connect Chemicals Benelux BV

Ellert Spaans
Address: Burg. De Raadtsingel 55a, 3311 JG Dordrecht, Netherlands