Role details

Strategic Business Development Manager

Chicago   •   USD90,000 - USD110,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Global $2Billion Manufacturing Organization
  • Strategic Business Development Role seeking high potential managment candidates

About Our Client

Our client for the Strategic Business Development Manager opportunity is a global manufacturer for OEMs and End Users providing solutions for customers in various industries including food and beverage, transportation, medical/laboratory, environmental, general industrial, printing and packaging, and material handling. This organization is a subsidiary of a publicly traded $2 billion parent company.

Job Description

  • Develop a clear understanding of the target strategic markets, how to win the business, and stay abreast of competitors
  • Identify and grow new business opportunities with Regional Managers
  • Manage key accounts and develop new strategic accounts through new business development
  • Identify market needs, changing market conditions, and competitive advantages
  • Support execution with Regional Manager of existing customer base
  • Work with internal and external customers to accurately develop pipeline and forecasting, pricing, technical applications, etc.
  • Travel 50-60% nationally (half of the US - west or east coast depending on location)

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or related field (Engineering degree preferred - Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, or related)
  • 5-10 years of technical sales and strategic business development experience within manufacturing
  • Proven sales track record identifying and closing business providing customer satisfaction and solutions
  • Highly motivated with a strong sense of work ethic and drive to succeed
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to influence internal and external customers
  • Strong business acumen, problem solving, analytical and negotiation skills
  • Strong ability to multi-task and highly organized
  • Strong leadership skills and drive to grow career

What's on Offer

Base salary $90,000 - $110,000, Bonus 30%, Car or Car Allowance, Phone, Computer, Credit Card, growth opportunities for future management roles within company and sister companies.

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