VP of Business Development (Electronics Industry Leader)

Austin, Texas Permanent USD185,000 - USD215,000 per year
  • Join a global leader in Electronic Systems Design & Manufacturing
  • Competitive salary | High Growth Opportunity | Premium Industry Leader

About Our Client

My client is one of the largest global leaders of Electronic Systems Design & Manufacturing. Working closely with customers they provide innovative, integrated services and solutions to OEMs, from initial product concept to volume production.

Job Description

  • As the Vice President of Business Development, you will play a crucial role in driving the company's growth strategy, expanding its market presence, and identifying new business opportunities within the EMS industry.
  • Develop and execute a comprehensive business development strategy to drive revenue growth and expand the company's market share in the EMS industry.
  • Identify and prioritize new business opportunities, including potential partnerships, joint ventures, and strategic alliances.
  • Lead a team of 4-6 business development and sales representatives in identifying and pursuing new market segments and geographic regions for expansion. Serve as a player coach.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with key clients, understanding their needs and requirements to ensure high levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including sales, marketing, engineering, and operations, to develop tailored solutions for clients and address their unique challenges.
  • Monitor industry trends, competitive activities, and market developments to identify potential threats and opportunities for the company.
  • Develop and maintain a robust pipeline of potential business opportunities, tracking progress and reporting on key metrics to senior management.
  • Represent the company at industry events, conferences, and trade shows to promote its brand and establish thought leadership within the EMS industry.
  • Provide strategic guidance and mentorship to the business development team, fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement.
  • Collaborate with senior leadership to set ambitious growth targets and develop strategies to achieve them, ensuring alignment with the company's overall objectives.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Proven track record of success in business development within the EMS industry, with a deep understanding of market dynamics, customer needs, and industry trends.
  • Experience leading a team of at least 4-5 direct reports. Strong leadership skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate a team to achieve ambitious goals. "Player coach mentality".'
  • Strategic thinker with strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, capable of developing innovative solutions to complex challenges.
  • Strong technical background within the EMS industry. Proven track record of selling into the Industrial market is highly preferred.
  • Willingness to travel both domestic and occasionally international as needed to meet with clients, attend industry events, and explore new business opportunities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with key clients and stakeholders.
  • Highly organized with excellent project management skills, capable of managing multiple priorities and deadlines effectively.
  • Results-oriented mindset, with a demonstrated ability to meet or exceed targets and drive revenue growth.

What's on Offer


  • Competitive Salary: A competitive base salary commensurate with the candidate's experience and qualifications, reflecting the seniority and strategic importance of the role within the organization.
  • Performance-Based Bonuses: Opportunities for performance-based bonuses up to 50%, tied to achieving individual and company-wide targets, incentivizing proactive business development efforts and revenue growth.
  • Full benefits packagte.
  • Company Culture: A positive and inclusive company culture that values diversity, collaboration, and innovation, fostering a supportive work environment where employees can thrive and contribute their best work.
  • Opportunity to join an industry leader and play an intrical role in building out the US Industrial market segment.

Remote opportunity based near Austin, Texas.

Megan Floor
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New Business Development
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Megan Floor
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