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Key Account Manager (Automation) (m/f/d)

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Key Account Manager (Automation) (m/f/d)

Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg

€80,000 - €100,000 + 10% Bonus + 30 days Holiday + Full Benefits Package

Excellent opportunity for a commercially driven candidate from an Automation and/or Electrical Engineering background to join a global, market leader in an autonomous role with scope to progress your career.

This company have a worldwide presence and are split into multiple subsidiaries with one common aim - To provide green energy solutions to a wide variety of industries for different applications. As a result of continued growth, their Automation division is looking for a Key Account Manager in the south of Germany to grow their division across the DACH area.

The role will see you managing key existing clients as well as generating and developing new business in the field of automation. This role requires a self starter as you will be implementing your own strategies and also providing information between the customers and the R&D teams.

The person will come from a background of automation or electrical engineering and have experience in a commercially driven role with good customer facing manner. You will need to speak fluent German for the role (minimum C1 level).

This is a fantastic chance for someone to take on a role for a company that have a proven track record both in their industry and for developing their staff with scope for the person to make a positive mark on the business.

The Role:
*Existing Account Management
*Developing and generating new business
*Travel to customers across the DACH area
*Technical support and link between customers and R&D

The person:
*Experience in sales and/or commercially driven role
*Electrical Engineering knowledge - Automation, Drive/Control Systems etc.
*Strong customer facing manner
*Comfortable travelling as part of the role
*Fluent German language (C1 Minimum)

Reference Number: BBBH164381

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Adam Hurrell at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment GmbH acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.