Sales Manager Italy (m/f/d)

A publicly traded company, SLM Solutions Group AG is headquartered in Lübeck, Germany with offices and subsidiaries in France, Italy, Russia, India, China, Singapore and the United States and a network of partners around the world ready to collaborate with our customers. As an inventor of the selective laser melting process, we focus on the development and distribution of the most innovative, production-oriented metal additive manufacturing systems. Our focus is to be a leader in product performance and innovation.

We are looking for a highly dynamic, motivated sales manager who has the ability to sell technical solutions into industrial, aerospace, automotive and any other focus market we see as addressable.

The following tasks await you:

  • Meeting your sales orders and revenue targets in territory and identifying & maximising new customer opportunities in variable industries like aerospace, automotive, tooling and energy
  • Leading and follow up of strategic sales projects
  • Close collaboration together with Business Development, inside sales and every customer-related department in head quarter
  • Technical dialog with new and existing customers and maintaining of the customer relation as well as establishing new customer relations
  • Preparation and follow up on reporting- and forecast data sheets
  • Participation on exhibitions and conferences
  • Giving technical speeches and company presentations
  • Feedback to the product-management about product characteristics, development potentials, market- and competitor information

You have the following qualifications:

  • Degree level qualification in relevant engineering discipline with sales specialisation
  • Technical understanding in additive manufacturing and conventional production methods
  • At least 3 years of sales/ consulting experience for capital equipment
  • Established C-level and senior level contacts with key customers in the regional market place
  • Excellent communication skills, well organized and business acumen skills
  • Experienced in collaborating with high-end customers
  • High on-your-own -initiative and self-reliant working
  • Motivated and committed, to be trained in new tasks and challenges
  • Fluency in English and Italian is required
  • Traveling national and international (approx. 50%)

The KPIs':

  • Sales volume and value
  • Growth of the market share in your region
  • Revenue achievement
  • Forecast accuracy
  • Quality of relationships with customers

What we offer:

  • Multifunctional and responsible scope of duties in a fast growing and international company
  • Modern organization and dynamic high-tech technology
  • Training in the head quarter in Germany

Your way to us

Please apply using our online application form with your complete application documents under the reference number 2019-45. 

We look forward to hearing from you.