Project Engineer Technical Sales

40 uur

Over de functie

About the position
As a Project Engineer Technical Sales you design and estimate costs of complex automated logistic projects (material handling equipment including stacker cranes, racking, conveyors, control software, etc.) to develop technical proposals. Is your proposal ready? Then you’ll support the Area Sales Manager in presenting it to the customer. You’ll be assigned your own region / countries and you’ll work in close cooperation with the Area Sales Manager on assigned projects.

For this position you’ll to move to Paris, France for the first two years to receive extensive internal training. After successful completion of the training, you’ll move back to the Netherlands and fulfil your position remotely.

Wat ga je doen?

What will you be doing?

  • Analyze the project task and develop a corresponding solution;
  • Realize technical feasibility studies and material flow analysis;
  • Design and estimate cost of all trades of automated logistic projects in line with norms and regulations;
  • Technical responsibility including layout creation for the implementation of the logistics concept for the overall project;
  • Create sales and functional descriptions as well as commercial content in the respective offers;
  • Assemble commercial and technical presentations or proposals including various material handling equipment;
  • Assemble technical requests for quotes for the tendering process towards suppliers;
  • Support Area Sales Manager in presentation of complex logistical solutions and proposals to customers;
  • Select suppliers and assist the Project Manager Implementation in its purchasing tasks;
  • Provide technical clarification to internal and external suppliers;
  • Participate occasionally in trade fairs and events;

Wie ben jij?

You have…

  • A technical college or university degree in mechanical engineering / electrical engineering / computer science or industrial engineer with a focus on logistics or comparable training;
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in a comparable position or industry experience;
  • Knowledge of the field of logistics; specialist area of conveyor technology, automatic storage technology, control technology or IT for material flow systems;
  • Experience in (project) planning and sales of comprehensive, turnkey and automatic logistics systems;
  • Software knowledge: MS Office, especially MS Project, and AutoCAD or other CAD software.

As a person you…

  • Come up with creative solutions;
  • Are persuasive and have good sales skills;
  • Are customer oriented and work well with others to deliver a collective result;
  • Take initiative and are responsible;
  • Like to travel;
  • Have great communication skills and your English verbal and writing skills are at Advanced (C1) proficiency level.

Wat bieden wij?

What do we offer?

  • A challenging, international position within a dynamic work environment focused on the customer;
  • A competitive salary and excellent employment conditions including a company car and moving/travel conditions tailored to your personal situation;
  • Room for personal input within an informal working atmosphere with experienced colleagues;
  • An extensive internal training and familiarization period (we’re convinced this is very important!);
  • Various career opportunities with the associated internal and external training opportunities;
  • And all this at a healthy company with a strong market position.

Interesse in de functie?

Interested in this position?

Are you about to pack for your move to Paris? Apply now via the button below. Please provide your CV and application letter in English. An assessment may be part of the application procedure. Got any questions? Feel free to call Paula Baars at 0172-766 727.


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