Sales Specialist - Factory Automation - Business development

Job Description


Change the future with us.


Our Sales experts are the eyes and ears of our customers. They do not wait; they take the initiative. They transform “That sounds interesting!” into actual contracts, paving the way for new avenues of business.   Join our team and we will give you the latest knowledge and independence for autonomous action and decision-making, helping you become a trusted partner in customer relationships.


Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.
  • Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Profit sharing available.
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community.
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.

Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2022, Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2022 and Greater Toronto's Top Employers 2022.


What will you do?

  • Stimulate sales growth with Factory Automation SEA portfolio across the product lines. Develop and drive the relationships with existing and new End Customers, Solution partners.
  • Generate new business by developing strategies to secure target clients while using all available sales resources to produce optimal results
  • Understanding the scope of the customer requirements and propose the solution which provides business benefits to customer with respect to efficiency, productivity & reliability improvements. Also, help quotation team to explain customer’s requirements, additional scope of supply to create the proposals/quotations of Factory Automation contracts etc
  • Understand the value-added services that are vital for establishing partnerships with our clients to better understand their needs while providing them with a technical advisory solution. The incumbent shall surpass the expectations of its clients and perform with a sense of urgency
  • The appointee must among other things understand how to determine, qualify, exploit and maintain a sufficient volume of business opportunities to achieve business objectives with regard to anticipated orders and targets for Factory Automation.
  • Efficiently assess the End Users need to ensure productive consultations and customized solution offerings
  • Supervise strategic accounts, analyses with the team to develop action plans that can help us impose our position to find business opportunities and define target strategies and actions
  • Regularly maintain the customer opportunities into customer relationship management system tool.

This is a national role which will require 40-50% of travel across Canada


What will you need to succeed:

  • 5 years of prior sales experience in Industrial Automation ideally or Industrial Engineering
  • Very strong technical knowledge is required in Factory Automation, Industrial automation
  • Understand how the system integration and solution partner / EPC works
  • Excellent understanding of industrial systems along with their applications
  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in engineering or in a technical discipline
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English to interact with Customer, supplier, and colleagues across Canada
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in French
  • Ability to manage time and resources as well as work within a team environment is essential for success in this role
  • Ability to travel 40-50% of the time across Canada as the role is national

About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability. Active across Canada, the company focuses on intelligent infrastructure for buildings and distributed energy systems and on automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries. Siemens brings together the digital and physical worlds to benefit customers and society. Through Mobility, a leading supplier of intelligent mobility solutions for rail and road transport, Siemens is helping to shape Canada’s passenger rail services. Via its majority stake in the publicly listed company Siemens Healthineers, Siemens is also a leading supplier of medical technology and digital health services. In addition, Siemens holds a minority stake in Siemens Energy, a global leader in the transmission and generation of electrical power.


Making a difference together we raised $385,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 38 non-profit organizations and planted 660 trees in our local communities. Siemens Canada has 2,500 employees from coast-to-coast and 24 office and production facilities across Canada. Join our team of approximately 293,000 talented professionals in more than 190 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together. So, what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us.


To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at


While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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