Sales Development Manager Ident

Job Description

The role and goal of the Sales Development Manager in the area of industrial identification and communication (RFID, code reading systems) is, next to the development and implementation of a successful sales strategy, working on customer projects together with other HQ interfaces.

This is happening especially through the understanding, development and communication of the sales story with focus on identification. As a profound market expert for the managed portfolio and new business opportunities, the SD manager considerably contributes to the portfolio development through product requirements (from the operational daily business and customer specific project work) and their economical evaluation together with the acquisition of new customers.

The workplace is in Prague, CZ. The working area is global with focus on the European region. This position is an HQ function.

Main Tasks

  • Execution of the Go-to-Market approach for the industrial identification portfolio in Europe and sales strategy                                                                        
  • Coordination of the sales strategy for the CI portfolio in the focus countries                                  
  • Understand, develop and communicate the CI OT/IT sales story with focus on identification
  • Pushing the creation of references for valuable customer applications
  • Sales assistance/pushing of strategic projects together with technical support from Pre-Sales Support and regional sales units
  • Development of new sales channels and exploitation of existing sales channels with targeted measures                                                                     
  • Consolidation of the requirements for the product portfolio and participation in the profit analysis in the context of the PLM-Process from a sales perspective
  • Maintaining project lists for the managed portfolio, including regular progress controlling        
  • Creation of valuable sales measures to increase the business success and agreement upon the measures with the regional responsible and the sales regions themselves, also controlling the progress with the regional management and the regions, focusing on EU
  • Assistance to the regional sales, especially in EU, with customer presentations as well as training of internal contact partners
  • Creation and regular updating of the sales slide deck for the managed portfolio
  • Creation and implementation of customer or market development plans

Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering or IT Network Technology or Equivalent University Degree
  • Work experience in the area of product sales with focus on automation technology, IT networking, preferably in industrial communication & identification

  • Understanding of requirements relative to automation applications in industrial manufacturing
  • Project and leading experience very desirable
  • Selling of technical products requiring explanation
  • Confident presentation skills    
  • Very fluent English, German and other EU languages would be an advantage
  • Willingness to travel

We offer

  • 5 weeks of vacation, flexible working hours, home office and company nursery school in Prague
  • Individual budget of 48,000 CZK which you can turn into a combination of up to 8 days of extra holidays, cafeteria points or pension and/or life insurance
  • Meal vouchers
  • Possibility to become a Siemens shareholder and get free stocks
  • Various discounts and offers

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens, s.r.o.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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