Business Development Manager

Kinetix - Gardena, CA (30+ days ago)3.4


We are searching for a Business Development Manager to work for the worlds leader in aerospace fluid fittings. In this position youll be responsible for building and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships with key aerospace accounts to ensure profitable business growth.

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The Company: World leader in producing permanent and temporary fluid fitting solutions and tooling for the space, automotive, aerospace, defense, and industrial machinery markets.

Nerd Alert: Youre a whiz when it comes to mathematical equations and you have a passion for crunching numbers.

The buck stops with you: We need you to dip into your deep understanding of industry trends and influencers and keep up-to-date on all of the technical nuances of the job.

Keep walking if: You dont have almost a decade worth of experience in the aerospace engineering industry.

Quote you might hear from your boss: Have you finished the client presentation for your trip next week?

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Travels regularly to customer sites (25%-50%) to align customers current and future needs with the performance of the business
Develops and manages all aspects of the quoting, pricing, and contracting processes
Provides accurate forecasts for all customer accounts for quarterly, biannual, and annual reviews on future business while highlighting and tracking risks and opportunities
Gathers market intelligence and provides reports detailing the status of customers, competitors, suppliers, and influencers of the industry
Works with customer service representatives and pricing estimators to ensure seamless support to the customer
Owns the customer relationship, supporting regular communication through onsite meetings, video conferences, phone calls, presentations, video conferences
Skills and Qualifications

Bachelors degree or equivalent experience in Contracts, Business Administration, Engineering, Finance, and/or Accounting
7-10 years of sales experience within the aerospace industry
Understanding of the technical nuances of the key product lines (swaged fittings, standards, and tooling)
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, proportions, area, circumference, and volume
Ability to travel up to 50%