Business Developer - Nuclear

Bristol
Reference No: WD-0005416

What's the role?

We're looking to a motivated and proactive person to drive sales within the UK nuclear sector, through market sensing, best practices and creation of opportunities.

The role is field based, and candidates will need to be situated in Bristol or the surrounding areas.

Who is Hilti?

Unless you work in construction, you probably haven't heard of us. We're a hidden gem.

We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the professional construction sector. Our customers are loyal and enthusiastic about us. So are our people.

We regularly win Great Place to Work awards globally and are very proud to have been placed on the Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For list in the UK by our employees for the past 10 years.

Hilti offers the best of both worlds – friendly teams locally and roles across the UK combined with the opportunities only a company of 30,000 people spread across 120 countries can bring.

What does the role involve?

In this role you will be responsible for owning and steering account development plans to engage selected owners/EPCs to drive sales within the UK nuclear sector. You'll work closely with them to build a pipeline of opportunities, based on specific needs and will then communicate these to the sales teams. You'll need to establish and build relationships with influencers and decision-makers and have them understand the full Hilti value proposition, delivering high level system selling.

You'll create value for the organisation by guiding sales through the conversion of specifications and standards needed for success and will guide others to capture Owner/EPC driven sales at contractor/site level through processes and information flow; working closely with the sales and engineering teams, you'll work with our SalesForce system, to provide leads.

93% of our people say they’re proud to work for Hilti, thanks to the quality of our products and the way we look after our people.

What do we offer?

We really value our people and we've worked hard to develop a competitive reward package that reflects this. Some of the benefits we offer include:

*Different ways to work flexibly including working from home and compressed hours so please feel free to talk about what flexibility means to you at your interview
*Genuine career advancement (more than 80% of all leadership roles are filled internally)
*Competitive salary and above-average performance bonus
*6% employer pension contributions
*Private Health Insurance and Employee Assistance Programme
*33 days' holiday (inc. Bank Holidays) plus the ability to purchase 5 days more annually
*Paid leave to work on charitable projects
*Hilti Benefits Box, a reward platform offering a cycle to work scheme and shopping and lifestyle discounts/cashback
*Company branded van or vehicle
*Fuel card

Our Head Office is currently based next to Old Trafford but in early 2021 we will move to state of the art new premises at Circle Square in Central Manchester. We will continue to offer free parking for employees and will be located a short walk from Oxford Rd train station and St Peter's Square tram stop.

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent mix of people and some of our best account managers joined us with no experience. So, if you’ve never worked in sales or construction, that’s fine with us. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background.

What you need is:

  • Degree qualification or equivalent in a related engineering discipline (Mechanical/Structural/Civil)
  • Previous experience in business development within the energy/industry sector Excellent communication skills
  • Senior relationship management skills, with the ability to influence stakeholders at all levels
  • Project management capabilities, with a strategic mindset
  • Self-motivation with the ability to work autonomously

Click through the 'Apply Now' button where you will be asked to upload your CV and answer a couple of short questions – the whole process should take around 90 seconds. If we like what we see, you'll be invited to complete a short video or telephone interview.

If you need any support with your application please contact gbcareers@hilti.com.

“I love the fact that my job isn’t just technical. It involves planning and dealing with people too. The culture is brilliant. It’s challenging, yes, but it’s friendly and welcoming too. It’s all about teamwork, and your ideas are really taken on board.”

- Andreas, Head of Corporate Research and Technology

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