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Sales Leader Nigeria - Subsea Services & Drilling
Location: Lagos
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study: 
Required Grade:
Job Segments: Sales Management, Energy, Gas, Oil, Sales
Job Description
    The Sales Leader (SL) plays a key role within the SSA GE Oil & Gas Sales organization and impacts on the regions gotomarket strategy.
    The SL will be responsible for growing the Subsea System orders and profitability across all Sub Sea Systems product lines and P&L’s. The SL will demonstrate leadership in managing new accounts penetration and will maintain and grow wallet share whilst supporting the Subsea product portfolio.
    This person reports to the Subsea Systems Regional Leader.
Essential Responsibilities
    Identify Subsea opportunities in Nigeria for all Subsea product lines: EPC, Offshore, Services
    Develop influential relationships with customers at all levels and develop strategies to win profitable business from those customers
    Overall responsibility for customer satisfaction
    Organize customer presentations, lead the capture strategy for Nigeria
    Integrate the technical support team and functions, including comm ops, finance, product support, and others in the implementation of customer strategies
    Develop customer strategies, campaign plans, and leadership in their execution
    Determine / create customer needs, solve business problems through consultative approach, develop marketing, sales and strategic business plans and be responsible for delivering revenue and margin commitments
    Responsible for the overall leadership and daytoday management of assigned accounts
    Provide accurate forecasting and updates on opportunities through the use of sales tools such as SFDC
    Ownership of receivables for assigned customers
    Work with Quality and P&L’s to drive customer satisfaction, reduction in CIR’s and improved NPS
    Maintain knowledge of market trends, customer requirements, competitor actions, and customer base
    Serve as primary customer interface
    Actively participate in GE Business Cycles, SII, GPB, NPI’s
    Identify new market opportunities and crossselling GE products.
    Able to generate credibility with key customers and to understand their needs and solve their problems in an accurate and timely fashion
    Networking and creating presence at industry events (both formal & social)
    Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or relevant business experience
    Proven experience in a sales or commercial role related capital equipment or associated services
    Previous Subsea Experience is a requirement
    Familiarity with commercial tools such as SalesForce.Com, pricing strategies/models
    Strong communicator, able to successfully manage multiple priorities for demanding internal and external stakeholders
    Proven ability in account management.
    A valid NYSC discharge or exemption certificate will be required (please indicate clearly on your resume)
    Must have valid authorization to work fulltime without any restriction in Nigeria
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
Desired Characteristics:
    Knowledge of related products, services and markets
    Strong oral and written communication skills
    Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
    Integrative team working style
    Strong oral and written communication skills
    Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
    Indepth knowledge of the industrial applications for product lines and markets
    Integrative team working style