You as a Channel Specialist will be a part of the Electrification Products division and will be based in Doha, Qatar. The Electrification Products division offers low-
and medium-voltage electrical installations, including EV infrastructure, solar inverters, modular substations, distribution automation, switchgear, measuring and sensing devices, control products, including KNX systems designed to integrate and automate a building’s lighting, ventilation, heating, and security, wiring accessories, enclosures and cabling systems, data communication networks, and power protection.
As a Channel Specialist, you will be responsible for sales of products / systems / services within Qatar market in accordance with strategy and build long term customer relationships and manage resolution to specific customer needs and issues with identifying and developing sales opportunities.
Your main responsibilities will include : -
1. Volume and profit
Sell products / systems / services to customers, focusing on volume, mix and profitability targets for assigned Business Units / Product Groups.
2. Customer relations
Establish and maintain effective customer relationships to understand customer needs, promote customer understanding of full product / systems / services offering, and align to provide a solution.
Ensure a positive customer experience throughout the sales process.
3. Sales plans
Prepare sales plans using company tools. Perform regular status reviews and propose recovery plan(s) in cases of potential order shortfalls.
Communicate details in accordance with ABB offering and strategy (delivery time, payments, and general terms and conditions).
5. New market opportunities
Identify and drive the development of new market opportunities in the designated market and ensures know-how sharing and cross-collaboration.
Manage administrative procedures in sales processes, and support collection and project management activities when needed.
7. Offer preparation
Prepare offers in coordination with the bid and proposal department and / or the Marketing Manager. Ensure appropriate technical and financial aspects of offers, including prices and trading conditions.
Ideally you should have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering highly preferred with minimum of 5 years of electrical industry sales / marketing / engineering experience.
Excellent knowledge of Medium Voltage and Low voltage products both are required. Excellent knowledge in Installation products with good knowledge of business, marketing or related discipline is expected for this role.
Excellent interpersonal skills, with an ability to communicate verbally and in writing at all levels of the organizations that they interface with a strong sense of urgency.
Being Assertive, with ability to develop longer term plans and achieve goals through motivating others by influence.