OEM Business Development
What's the role?
We’re looking for a OEM Business Development who can hit the ground running in a fast-paced, high-performing, international working culture.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service.
With some 29,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
What does the role involve?
As OEM Business Development you’ll be expected to meet and exceed our business targets, and maximize profitable growth in our region.
This means not only to proactively grow the sales of Hilti solutions to a defined portfolio of Accounts within sectors of expertise and through promoting additional services and value engineered solutions, but it also means partnering with our customers to understand their businesses. In this partnership you will be asked to develop a loyal, win-win relationships. It also involves working with other management teams to capitalize on business potential across territories, and taking an active role in handling key accounts.
You will be leading your own team, which calls for training, developing and motivating them, both individually and as a unit.
Identify and develop OEM business opportunities within Industry market
Define and implement strategies on accounts of responsibilities in partnership with HQ and the Hilti Sales team
Support Hilti Sales team developing and maintaining long-term relationship with relevant departments at all levels within assigned accounts (new and existing customers)
Schedule appointments, preparing and delivering presentation to the customers, having researched their business and requirements to promote Hilti products, applications and services
Support Sales team defining solution/proposal and quotation for customers and work on sales follow-up activities
Prepare sales contracts ensuring adherence to law-established rules and guidelines
Works as part of a cross-functional team and closely with other departments within the organization (global and local) on complex projects by attending / leading tele conferences and meetings
Cooperate and support national and international Hilti team members working on same accounts in different Countries to create a Global OEM Community
Prepare and perform presentation at boardroom level (global and local)
Accountable for sales conversion of achieved OEM opportunities
Accountable to properly report activities on software modules SAP based
Monitor, detect and report customers need in terms of products, applications and services to promote innovative solutions
Support HQ functions on business tracking, market analysis, customer surveys and new products/services launch or improvement
What do we offer?
Your responsibilities will be great and, with them, we’ll give you the freedom and autonomy to do whatever it takes to deliver outstanding results. Go beyond our expectations and we’ll reward you with unrivalled opportunities for personal development and career progression as soon as you’re ready for the next challenge.
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative, more productive team. So, if you’ve never worked in construction, that’s fine with us. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork, ability and competitive drive, no matter what your background.
What you need is:
- Bachelor’s degree (preferably a non-technical degree) with strong commercial/business capabilities and experience
- Able to work in autonomy, self-responsible with learning agility skills
- Strong entrepreneurial spirit with pro-active and target oriented behavior
- Able to work in local and global cross-functional teams
- Communication and negotiation skills
- Able to develop interpersonal relationships and customer oriented
- Flexibility to travel across Italy
- Multiple language skills (fluently in English and in local language)
- Able to develop and successfully implement actions in a complex market environment
- Resilient attitude towards account development starting from no contacts
- Able to take difficult decisions on fast moving mode and assuming it
“How am I going to sell power tools? I’ve never drilled a hole in my life! That’s what I thought when I first joined Hilti, but it’s really not like that. It’s about nurturing your strengths and being rewarded for hard work.”