Business Development Consultant Building & Construction - Location Europa (9 month assignment)
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STADECK™is a new heavy-duty panel developed by SABIC Petrochemicals, for specifically the Building & Construction market and particular render this material a strong candidate across a wide range of construction applications and building techniques where weight saving is important.
Applications; Non industrial scaffolding, Special scaffolding, Temporary floors and Platforms.
Job Purpose & Responsibilities
- Drive profitable growth and expansion of STADECK™ business by translating market trends and customer needs into product solutions in key applications areas (Building & Construction B&C), B2B, Non-Industrial Scaffold area)
- Drive growth in the existing application, new products in existing or close adjacent applications as well as new products in new application spaces.
- The objective is to generate and deliver on new business opportunities to meet our ambitious growth targets.
- The candidate will effectively work with internal and external resources to identify solutions, in demanding and highly regulated applications.
- Builds relationships with relevant parties, to position STADECK™ as a preferred product.
- Understands and articulates both short and long-term customer needs and business opportunities
- Identifies growth areas and creates demand to expand STADECK™ revenue and market presence
- Proposes solutions based on customer needs and STADECK™ capability
- Develops a robust pipeline of new business opportunities for STADECK™ products via direct and indirect sales channels
- Manages open opportunities and is responsible for timely closure and realization of sales
- Collaborates with SABIC’s Account Managers, Distribution Channel Leaders and Technical Development Engineers to support the specification and design process for new STADECK™ applications
- Gathers and reports market intelligence i.e. industry/customer specific unmet needs, market trends, competitor intelligence, technology gaps.
Preferred candidate profile
- Market, Industry and Technical Process knowledge in the B&C and Non-Industrial Scaffold area with 10 years + experience in an International (European) Market Development or technical Commercial role
- Highly connected in the named area with companies and decision makers at this companies
- Opening Doors rather than doing market research
- Able to do Application development and spec in our products into projects
- Capable to create a go- to- market strategy for STADECK™ products
- Experience to set the right actions to execute the strategy
- Realize the first sales of the product, based on person’s Market & Industry knowledge
- Willing to travel
- Language skills: English, Preferable German and/or any other additional language is a plus
For more information about this role you can contact Laura Deckers (Corporate Recruiter SABIC Petrochemicals Europe), via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please send your applications (resume and application-letter) via the SABIC career-site and nót via email.
Important notice: please be informed that a reference check, an employment verification and E-assessment is be part of our recruitment process. A Certificate of Good Conduct can be requested depending the level of the role in our organization and/or function, allowing us to request depending on local regulations.
Responses from employment agencies will not be considered.
People Who Can
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