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Upcoming Sales Manager, Rotterdam, NL

Vacancy: Upcoming Sales Manager who is equipped for impact

Do you want to be part of a globally operating team of innovators? Do you want to contribute to the energy transition? Do you also think bigger than big? And, do you have what it takes to make an impact? Then we might be looking for you. Find out more about our vacancy for Upcoming Sales Manager.

About our organisation

We are Huisman. We develop step changing technical solutions and translate these into the design and construction of the largest construction equipment. For decades, we have been working all over the world for offshore wind, geothermal, oil & gas, leisure and civil industries.

With our passionate workforce and worldwide production, service & sales facilities we are equipped for impact in these times of transition.

"We always look towards the future, discovering new markets."

Charlotte Roodenburg, Manager New Build Sales

About the position of Upcoming Sales Manager

What can you expect from the position of Upcoming Sales Manager at Huisman?

Instructive projects, getting to know different departments, a steep learning curve, a fantastic start to your career at Huisman! You can count on guidance, training and all the resources you need. Huisman develops step-changing technical solutions and translates them into the design and manufacture of the largest equipment. We have been doing this since 1929. Our history is one of setting new standards, of creating impact.

This role is aimed at preparing you for a position as Sales Manager. From day one, you will experience what it is like to work at the Huisman family business and you will experience a powerful network of colleagues from different departments. Being a Sales Manager at Huisman means you convert opportunities into sales orders. As a Sales Manager, you determine the strategy and you draw on all possibilities to realise it. You take responsibility by setting your own sales target in consultation with your manager.

Personal development and training opportunities are also part of the deal. We would also like to mention the other advantages of working at Huisman, such as the opportunity to contribute to groundbreaking innovations, an excellent benefits package and regular drinks in our own bar.

What do we expect of you?

To prepare you for your role of Sales Manager, you will go through several phases. Learning on the job is part of that, this will take place in our Installation Commissioning & Testing department. During this phase, you will assist with the installation and testing of sold and built equipment. This gives you a good idea of how our products work and where the challenges lie. This provides a perfect basis and the opportunity for you to get to know our products.

You will also work at our Tender & Concepts department for some time. This team is responsible for developing the designs of our products for tenders or product development. You will become part of a team where innovation, creativity, quality and flexibility are central to achieving our business objectives. The projects you will work for are characterised by a multidisciplinary approach within a relatively short time, which ensures a dynamic design environment.

This process to become a Sales Manager is tailor-made, you take the experiences with you during your career in order to develop into a Sales Manager at Huisman.

Wondering if you are 'equipped for impact'?

You have:

  • A completed relevant Technical Bachelor’s degree;
  • No more than two years of work experience after obtaining your diploma;
  • The ability to process a lot of knowledge and information in a short time;
  • In interest in the commercial side of technology.

You are:

  • Confident (balanced with modesty), socially strong at building relationships, and brave;
  • Curious, enthusiastic and have a getting-the-job-done mentality;
  • Interested in learning how to manage a project and deal with multiple disciplines and stakeholders;
  • Determined;
  • Flexible and prepared to travel.

Some practical things we need you to have:

  • An EU passport/valid work permit for the Netherlands;
  • A good command of the English language verbally and in writing.

More about Huisman

We design and produce in-house and deliver our turn-key products to clients worldwide. Our clients choose us for our entrepreneurial spirit, skills, reliability, and innovative solutions. Examples? Consider the Motion Compensated Platform we developed to support the construction of offshore wind farms. So, if you join Huisman make sure you are equipped for impact. In other words, surprise us, our clients and… yourself!

What do we have to offer?

  • An excellent benefits package tailored to your experience and education level;
  • A multicultural work environment;
  • Various growth and development opportunities;
  • Open, informal, no-nonsense culture with short communication lines.

Does this sound like you?

Apply online for the position of Upcoming Sales Manager by using the apply button at the bottom of this page. We are curious to see what kind of impact you will make.

Still need a bit more info or looking for something that suits you better?

Please contact us via our contact form for more information or sign up for our job alert to receive details of new opportunities in your inbox.

Disclaimer for recruitment and selection agencies:

We don’t accept any unsolicited applications or CVs from recruitment and selection agencies. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and will not be considered by Huisman. Applications received are property of Huisman. We don’t appreciate acquisition and this also applies to Huisman colleagues or associated Huisman companies. 

  • Full-time
  • Starters
  • Rotterdam, NL
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Michella Oudshoorn
“Connecting people and working together towards the next step drives me. Let’s connect and discover how Huisman can be the next step in your career.”

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