Developing the Next Generation of Female Sales Leaders


Sales Engineer I

Donaldson Company

Donaldson Company

Sales & Business Development
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 position will be based at Bangalore

Key Responsibilities:

  • Generate new business, manage and penetrate existing accounts and grow customer who is in Food and Beverage by promoting Process Filtration(PF) and Industrial Filtration(IG) products
  • Achieve or exceed annual, quarterly and monthly sales goals and objectives.
  • Consistently improve sales effectiveness and efficiencies.
  • Work closely with project / Operations teams and other departments/internal businesses within to maximize sales volume/margin, net profit and customer satisfaction.
  • Processing customer order & updating CRM regular basis.
  • Regular follow-up with customer & OEMs to get schedule orders and building relationship.
  • Handling the customer complain and trouble shooting with technical team together.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Manage sales effort/process within assigned territory to maximize customer touches and close deals while maximizing the sales/margin/ROI/efficiency.
  • Penetrate Target F&B Customers
  • Implement route-to-market. Appoint, develop and performance monitoring of channel partners,
  • Travel for fulfilling customer appointments on technical & commercial discussion, presentations and negotiations, as well as preparing and presenting customer proposals.
  • Complete weekly activity reports
  • Effectively manage on-going customer relations
  • Support the initiatives of other departments.
  • Identify and communicate opportunities to penetrate customers
  • Perform other tasks as assigned.
  • Support Business internally and externally.

Education Qualification:

  • B.Tech /B.Sc Biotechnology

Technical Competence & Skills:

  • Ability to interact at all customer levels (user to CXO)
  • Rich sales experience in B2B sales or any related industry.
  • Strong commercial acumen and experience in direct sales as well as distribution channel / after-market.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to successfully negotiate with customers at all management levels.
  • Ability to communicate and interact with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to work under pressure both externally and internally across department lines, meet deadlines, and be flexible in working on multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Proven ability to exceed annual/quarterly/monthly sales goals
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications.
  • Open to travel extensively.

Leadership Competence:

  • Strategic Thinking Skills
  • Exceptional Customer Service Orientation
  • Self-starter with the highest degree of energy, self-confidence and integrity and the ability to perform well with-out daily supervision.
  • Motivational & Influential skills
  • Decision Making Ability

Relevant Experience:

  • Engineering with 5-10 years of experience (preferred)

Others (% of travel, language, etc.):

  • English, Hindi and local language

Come make a World of Difference!

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