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# of Openings: 1

Exemption: Exempt

Career Level: Experienced

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UCT is seeking an experienced and talented VP, Sales, Asia/SE Asia Region to join our team in Singapore!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Headcount management and direct oversight of strategic account initiatives
  • Initiates, establish, and maintains long-term, executive-level with customers to achieve a “trusted advisor status”
  • Foster, promote, and facilitate Asia and SE Asia (China, Singapore, Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Japan) Global Sales team to meet goals and objectives
  • Collaborates with executives and management team to drive strategic directions and objectives
  • Ability to take charge and drive solutions and manages escalations
  • Achieve financial goals and objectives, drive improvements for overall profitability of account
  • Develop competitive analysis and strategic capability plan to drive growth, including collecting information and communication of current and emerging needs to drive value proposition development
  • Develop new business growth strategies for existing and new Asia customers, including technology roadmap alignment and capabilities 
  • Communication and reporting to executive management and leadership team through weekly, monthly, and/or quarterly meetings
  • Leads Asia and SE Asia account sales team on strategic and tactical implementation to drive success and satisfaction for the customer
  • Recruits experienced Salesperson for functional roles, including training, development, and growth plans
  • Work in conjunction with the Marketing, Product Line, and Technology team to provide customer feedback on sourcing and technology roadmap alignment and competitive feedback
  • Accountable for input to department budget/expenditures to meet financial goals

Other Duties

  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (fluent in English and Chinese), including presentation skills, Korean and/or Japanese a plus
  • Ability to handle complex tasks, critical thinking skills, and proven problem-solving skills (example 8D, RCCA methodology)
  • Must possess the ability to focus on measurable results while managing multiple tasks
  • Understand Account Management and Account Control
  • Knowledge of UCT capabilities and product portfolio, as well as the market players and competitive forces within the industry, is essential.
  • Strong sales closing abilities; Demonstrated persistence and tenacity;
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Attention to detail and exceptional follow-up skills
  • Computer literacy; proficiency with MS Office suite

Educational/Certification Requirement:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or equivalent

MBA preferred

Experience Requirement:

Work Experience: 

  • At least 10 years working experience at the Senior Sales, CRM, or Account Management level in semiconductor capital equipment or related industry
  • Strong track record in developing successful long-term relationships at the senior management level
  • Extensive experience in managing projects, facilitating Sales organizational effectiveness, and possess solid negotiating skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Able to work in a team environment to ensure customer satisfaction

Management Experience (for people manager job only): 

  • 10+ years’ experience managing Sales Managers and other Sales personnel at all levels of the Sales organization;

Physical Demands and Working Conditions: This section is required for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA)


Work Environment:

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
  • Work is performed primarily in a standard office environment

Physical Demands:

  • Work may require the ability to lift 10-20 pounds infrequently
  • Ability to talk on the phone and use a computer for extended periods may be required.

Environmental Exposure:

  • May involve exposure to moderate noise levels from printers, faxes, computers, etc.

Overnight Travel: 

  • Willing and able to travel domestically and internationally to support customer meetings, training, and internal meetings, potentially up to 50% of the time 

UCT offers an excellent benefits package to all full-time employees which includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), and paid time off.

UCT is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to promoting a culturally diverse workforce.


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