General Electric Lead Sales Specialist 1 - Sales in Blomsterdalen, Norway

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Role Summary:

A vacancy exists in Norway for a Sales Manager to grow the Bently Nevada business in the territories. By leveraging direct, other GE (the broader BHGE and Power Services Sales teams) and indirect channels, the successful candidate is expected to increase market share, develop high level customer relationships, understand customer CTQ's and will ultimately be responsible for business growth in the assigned region.

Essential Responsibilities:

Bently Nevada offerings include but are not limited to: Bently Nevada Hardware, Software, Services and packaged solutions. The Sales Manager develops practical and innovative ways to identify and meet goals. In this role you will utilize your understanding and experience to execute business objectives, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

  • Assists in proposal preparation and delivery, provides technical information to customer

  • Build customer relationships with the assigned customer for sales

  • Support the assigned customer in sales activities and provide assistance to the customer in identifying new opportunities

  • Review and influence customer specifications for development of equipment and service proposals

  • Coordinate activities and develop sales strategies, obtaining appropriate approvals for pricing, and delivery

  • Negotiate contracts as required

  • Maintain knowledge of market trends, competitive actions, product needs, and customer base

  • Work with Marketing to develop project specific sales strategies for assigned customers

  • Make recommendations for continued growth

Bently Nevada offerings include but are not limited to: Bently Nevada Hardware, Software, Services and packaged solutions.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma/GED and at least 4 years of experience in a sales, support, or marketing field)

  • Significant experience in Sales, Customer & Product Support or Services

  • Knowledge of Condition Monitoring equipment, markets and applications in O&G and Power gen

  • Fluent in English and Norwegian (spoken and written)

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills

  • Entrepreneurial attitude. Able to work independently with minimal guidance.

  • Ability to travel frequently within the assigned territories

  • Valid work permit for Norway

Desired Characteristics:

  • Field / Operational experience on Rotating Equipment Instrumentation

  • While location within Norway is flexible.

Locations: Norway; Blomsterdalen