Planning Future - Acting Present

Sales & business development manager (Switzerland)

Posted in

Our prestigious client and partner, founded in 2010 as a spin-off of a renowned multinational in the mobility solutions industry, is a global leader in their field.


They specialize in providing innovative products and solutions to various sectors, including industrial, goods and passenger transport, agriculture applications, and off-road applications.

Operating in over 160 countries, they have established themselves as a trusted brand worldwide.


We are currently seeking an experienced and talented Sales & Business Development Manager to join their team.


In this role, you will report directly to the Sales Director for the DACH region. Your primary responsibilities will include:

·       Developing comprehensive strategies and sales plans for the assigned region.

·       Collaborating closely with the Marketing and Pricing Department to define and execute effective marketing campaigns and sales initiatives.

·       Coordinating and cooperating with the Finance department to ensure timely payment collection and exceptional customer service.

·       Acting as a liaison between the company’s Logistic Department and customers, with the aim of enhancing customer satisfaction and service levels.

·       Creating and implementing activities necessary to achieve sales targets in terms of volume, revenue, and profitability.

·       Cultivating and strengthening relationships with key clients, including dealers, fleet managers, and entrepreneurs, by providing regular updates, product information, and addressing their needs and concerns.

·       Leading negotiations and effectively setting up contracts to facilitate successful economic agreements.

·       Preparing compelling commercial proposals for clients, adhering to company policies and considering product availability.

·       Conducting thorough market and competition analysis to identify new opportunities and stay ahead in the industry.



The position requires extensive travel within the Swiss-German-speaking region, as it serves as the work location.



·       Preferably possess a University Degree.

·       Language Proficiency: Native German speaker with an advanced level of English (C1). Fluent French is highly desirable.

·       Previous sales experience in a Business Development or Sales role, preferably within the rubber sector, truck industry, or automotive industry.

In addition to the specific qualifications, the ideal candidate should possess the following soft skills:

·       Strong commitment and engagement towards achieving goals.

·       A proactive and determined approach, akin to a hunter’s mentality.

·       Excellent sales and relationship-building skills.

·       Results-driven mindset.

·       Proficiency in planning and analyzing objectives.

·       Flexibility and adaptability to dynamic environments.

·       Ability to work autonomously and effectively prioritize tasks.


If you meet the aforementioned criteria and are a highly motivated professional, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join this esteemed organization and contribute to their continued success.

The research is aimed at people of both sexes. Send detailed CV in Italian with authorization to process personal data (Legislative Decree 196/03).