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Reporting to the CEO South East Europe, this position supports and follows-through on market development and sales activities of GE Steam Power Systems in Croatia and Slovenia, Kosovo.
Accountable for driving sales for assigned accounts/territories and for achieving set financial KPIs.
Uses SFDC platform to track all deals and to provide updates on key project milestones. continuous basis and ensures deal information is kept current and relevant
Conduct marketing assessment and data analysis
Identify new potential customers and develop business with existing customers. Support local customer-base expansion by preparing presentations, proposals, and marketing documentation
In partnership with the compliance team ensure comprehensive due diligence is conducted for each customer in line with GE compliance standards
Develop winning sales strategy & capture plan, based on Steam Power Systems’ differentiators and value proposition
Promote/sell capture strategy to both external (end-user, developer, EPC-contractor, partner, consultant) and internal stakeholders (SPS Sales, SPS Projects/Product lines, Strategic Accounts)
Work closely with tendering team to consolidate offer in line with capture strategy and negotiate deal with strong terms for Steam Power Systems
Partners with steam business development team, GGO, GPS, EM and SP colleagues to qualify opportunities, influence technology choice, drive higher GE scope, and capture deals
Government relations, interaction with local authorities, decision-makers and businesses
Support the expansion of GE’s supply chain in the region by collecting industry data, identifying potential suppliers, conducting reference checks
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college, preferably in Mechanical Engineering, alternatively in an Engineering or Business discipline
Strong sales/commercial experience within industrial company or financial institution
Power generation industry background is desired
Fluent Croatian, good English skills
Strong analytical skills
Multitasking, high communication skills
Strong track record of results
Project management experience / operations experience
Ability to travel regularly
Ability to influence cross-functional business teams to embrace and drive sales strategy and growth in the region,
Proven successes in managing complex sales projects and implement appropriate partnerships with a vast spread of stakeholders, both within and outside the region.
Deep knowledge of global and regional market economics and competitive issues, project development and financing
Success in developing influential customer relationships; viewed as a trusted advisor. Deep knowledge of local Power Utility Companies, including their key influencers at both operational and management level
Reference number: 2743702
Number of Vacancies: 1
Apply online no later than 30th October 2016.