JLG Industries TECHNICAL SALES MANAGER, INTERNATIONAL in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Oshkosh Corporation is a leading manufacturer and marketer of access equipment, specialty vehicles and truck bodies for the primary markets of defense, concrete placement, refuse hauling, access equipment and fire & emergency. Founded in 1917, Oshkosh Corporation has manufacturing operations in nine U.S. states and in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Mexico, The Netherlands, and Romania. The company currently employs approximately 12,100 people worldwide.
Oshkosh Corporation is a Fortune 500, multi-billion dollar company. Oshkosh Corporation designs and builds the world's toughest specialty trucks, truck bodies, and access equipment by working shoulder-to-shoulder with the people who use them.
This position will be expected to have an overall technical sales responsibility for a specific region. This will include developing relationships with current and potential customers to promote and develop technical specifications for projects. In addition, this position is expected to manage sales and distribution network in a specific region. Make presentations on key design features of the Oshkosh product line to customers and dealers. Train sales personnel on key selling features of Oshkosh products.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Manage day to day sales activities for a specific region
Manage distribution network for a specific region
Assist with sales forecasting activities and determine sales objectives
Review market analyses to determine customer needs, trends, and price analysis.
Develop specifications to meet customers’ needs and drive speciation
Deliver sales presentations to key clients in coordination with sales representatives and sales managers
Create awareness of products, conduct training and seminars for clients and sales team
Participate in industry trade shows
Provide customer service to existing customer base
Develop and provide technical workshops for customers
Monitor and evaluate activities of the competition
Review customer technical requirements and suggest bids specifications
All other duties and responsibilities that are reasonably assigned by the employer or its designee
Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or related field
5-plus years experience in heavy duty truck sales. Fire Truck experience is preferred
Ability to travel 50% of the time and/or relocate
Background and good understanding in configuring fire/ emergency apparatus
Sales background with focus on customer satisfaction
Familiarity with electrical, pneumatic, and mechanical designs
Experience in fire apparatus engineering or design
Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application.
Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh Corporation's legal duty to furnish information.
Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.