International Sales Management MAR3LF107-3005 18.01.2021-21.05.2021 5 op(LF6PMAR, ...)+-
Mode of delivery
18.01.2021 - 21.05.2021
30.11.2020 - 07.12.2020
15 - 35
GLOBBA Degree Programme in International Business
You understand the importance of managing the sales force. You know the components and tools of sales management in B2B sales. You contribute to the development of sales strategies and sales planning. You are aware of the methods needed in managing and leading an international sales team. You are aware of various sales channel options and you have the skills to develop direct and indirect sales channels. You are aware of the differences of international and domestic sales management.
Sales management and sales planning
strategic role of selling
cooperation between sales and marketing functions
sales strategies, targeting and prospecting
sales forecasting and budgeting
international sales organisations and territory management
sales channel selection and management
relationship with agents and importing companies
recruitment, selection, training and development of sales people
leading a sales force: motivation, training and supervision
sales control and funnel management
ethical issues in international sales management
cultural differences in international sales management
If you have acquired the required competence in previous work tasks, recreational activities or on another course, you can show the competence with a demonstration and progress faster through your studies. More information and instructions for RPL are available at MyNet.
Materials to be announced in the implementation plan.
Cooperation with the business community
Business cases and excursion / guest speaker.
International and global business approach to course themes and topics, contributions by multicultural student groups and company cooperation.
Starting level and linkage with other courses
Assessment criteria - grade 1
You know the key concepts within the course’s scope, but are yet to develop the general view and the big picture of the subject matter.
You can complete given tasks and assignments with assistance. You need to develop how to apply knowledge
You demonstrate some ability to perform skills and have basic knowledge, but you have difficulty to manage without assistance.
Assessment criteria - grade 3
You know the key concepts well and can explain how the theories and models function and the tools are used. You have a general view of the subject matter.
You complete given tasks and assignments independently. You apply knowledge in hands-on business related situations. You can critique your own practice and identify ways to improve.
You demonstrate sufficient ability to perform skills and have basic to good knowledge. You can perform independently, but you have some challenges in passing on your skills and knowledge to others. You have an interest in professional development.
Assessment criteria - grade 5
You have a strong command of the key and related concepts. You can critically evaluate theories, models and tools. You can demonstrate explicit knowledge of the subject matter, and how it relates to other disciplines.
You apply knowledge in demanding business related situations. You can prioritize and critically select tools and methods for solving complex problems in the subject matter.
You execute skills with natural proficiency and you have detailed and explicit knowledge. You can perform independently and you are also able and actively willing to help others develop and pass on your skills. You have an attitude of continuous professional development.