Senior Engineering Project-Sales Manager

Private Advertiser - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)


We are looking for an all-rounder with real hands-on experience.

This job is a combination of sales, project work, and setting up a basic assembly facility. We are looking for someone to help anchor our company’sgrowth in the USA. We are a small engineering company and need someone who atthe core has engineering abilities.

Our company makes leading testing devices we have exported to > 20 countries This is mainly in the plastics industry.

As part of this job, you would be working with and coordinating an existing sales employee, based in the NE USA.

The ideal person could be a person with an engineering degree but will have got his hands dirty and have no hassles doing that hands-on work. Or a person from trades background who has done more and upskilled into managing people and projects. A STRONG ENGINEERING BACKGROUND IS ESSENTIAL.

The person we are looking for would have some electrical & pneumaticknowledge and CAD skills would be looked upon very favourably.

We see us in the next 1-2 years growing strongly in the USA with an assembly facility for some of our machinery.

Our ideal candidate can self-organise themselves and others, and thinkoutside of the box. You are the go to type of person, the one who gets down and solves the problem.

As we are in the initial growth phase, we need an all-rounder to give us the foundations to build from and you can grow with us. Initially, you would work in your home office. Being an all-rounder you are like a mini team and know how to manage a team as we expand. Good planning skills are essential

As we are still building our American team at this time we require your multi-skilled, multi-faceted background to grow in this market. You will most likely help decide on future hires.

In 2018 we have seen significant increases in sales and want to make that continue.

A favourable package can be negotiated for the right candidate.

Our ideal candidate may have worked in their career in roles such as technical sales, as an application engineer, project engineer or project manager. Candidates with a background as a service manager or service technician in service department would also be considered.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 to $120,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Project Management: 5 years (Preferred)

License:

  • driver license (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Required travel:

  • 25 (Preferred)