Developing the Next Generation of Female Sales Leaders


Sales Representative (Dutch and English)

Donaldson Company

Donaldson Company

Sales & Business Development
Leuven, Belgium
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2023

Donaldson is committed to solving the world’s most complex filtration challenges. Employing innovation and breakthrough solutions, we are advancing filtration for a cleaner world. We look for the best people to help us succeed, offering opportunities to learn, effect change, and make meaningful contributions at work and in our communities. This is a place where you can make a world of difference.

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The Sales Representative (Dutch and English-speaking) will be part of a dynamic Inside Sales Team and the role is focused on developing and increasing After-Market sales (building and maintaining your own portfolio of customers) by handling and maximizing aftermarket calls with customers to pro-actively develop the customer base, by handling standard incoming quote requests and by ensuring close follow-up on all open quote requests.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Promote the sales of replacement filters, parts and other catalog products in assigned territory via phone.

  • Focus on a specified regions to achieve sales goals and overall customer contact.

  • Maintain relationships and favorable contacts with current and potential accounts.

  • Resolve customers problems, conduct research and make recommendations for potential product enhancements or modifications to increase sales.

  • Make standard quotes for the supported customer base.

  • Follow-up by phone all open quote requests (standard and non-standard) for the supported customer base.

  • Follow-up all opportunities 100% (both pro-active as reactive requests).

  • Independently plan and schedule sales calls to maximize personal and territory sales impact in an effort to grow your business/customer portfolio.

  • Keep informed of market trends, customer preferences and competitor activity, sharing information with other colleagues/teams for better strategic placement in the marketplace.

  • Make written and oral presentation to customers and industry groups.

  • At times, you may travel to customer locations.

  • You will be expected to achieve your targets by selling via phone in your designated region as per a well-defined sales process and CRM usage.

Your Profile:

  • Dutch and English - must

  • French is a plus.

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent through experience.

  • Have a commercial mindset and be driven by sales.

  • Feel at ease and to contact customers in a pro-active way.

  • Be able to handle standard quote requests.

  • You need to be curious, and able to seek support from experienced colleagues when needed.

  • Experience with CRM and Microsoft Office.

On Offer:

  • A growing and dynamic workspace with engaged and dedicated colleagues from all over the world.

  • We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment where you will stretch, learn and develop you abilities.

  • We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with career development opportunities.

  • After initial training, possibility to work from home - hybrid model (minimum 2 to 3 days per week office work).


Come make a World of Difference!

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