Sales Manager for pharmaceutical machinery and equipment (m / f / d)

DIOSNA Dierks & Söhne GmbH was founded in 1885 in Germany, Osnabrück, and is one of the leading suppliers of machines and plants
for the food and pharmaceutical industries.
The focus in the food industry is the Bakery division.
As the market leader in machines for dough production of bakery and pastry products, we are focused on international growth.
Our systems are designed, built and delivered upon specific customer requirements: from the smallest handcraft mixers to industrial fully automated large-scale plants – DIOSNA offers solutions for various ways of preparing dough.
With the positioning of our kneading machines we are operating in a highly attractive market segment based on increasing consumer demand in international markets.
To support our team we are looking for you as: 

Sales Manager (m/f/d) for pharmaceutical machinery and equipment
  • Competitive granulation technology and service around granulation technology & plants, as well as coating plants in the pharmaceutical, cosmetic,- and food supplement sector.
  • Sales of pharmaceutical plants as well as control of the agent network (worldwide)
  • Independent support of our national and international customers
  • Technical consulting of customers, preparation and follow-up of offers, as well as negotiation of the commercial framework conditions up to the conclusion of the contract
  • Structured sales processes with Salesforce as CRM system
  • Expansion of activities within the pharmaceutical/granulation technology sector with a focus on increasing sales and gaining market share
  • Targeted acquisition of new customers and their professional support
  • Continuous market and competition analysis as well as sales planning based on the preparation of regular sales forecasts
  • Support in marketing activities, implementation of webinars as well as participation in trade fairs with the aim of customer acquisition
  • Education ideally in the field of mechanical engineering, pharmaceutical technology, process engineering, chemical engineering or in a comparable field of study.
  • Sales experience in a B2B environment
  • Experience in the field of machinery and equipment for the pharmaceutical industry
  • Business fluent in written and spoken English, further foreign language skills are an advantage (Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian)
  • Confidence in initiating new business relationships at decision-making level
  • Sensitivity to customer needs and solution-oriented way of thinking
  • Strong communication, organizational and assertiveness skills as well as hands-on mentality and drive for sustainable business successes
  • Business fluent in written and spoken English, further foreign language skills are an advantage
  • Strong willingness to travel at home and abroad
  • Confident handling of standard software (IT affinity) and CRM software
We offer you:
  • General conditions: an attractive salary package with 30 days annual leave, turnover and margin-oriented commission, company car, company cell phone and home office equipment.
  • Tasks: Exciting, responsible, varied tasks; interesting application areas with growth potential in a dynamic sales environment and the express wish for you to contribute your ideas.
  • Team: international team, flat hierarchies, cooperation at eye level, open communication and constructive feedback culture
  • Familiarization: sales and negotiation training as well as a good start through a comprehensive familiarization plan that ensures you get to know all relevant areas of the company and also the people behind it in the first few weeks.
  • Work-life balance: flexible working time arrangements and home office
  • Company health promotion: company physician, psychological counseling, Hansefit
  • Local amenities at the Osnabrück site: company canteen, fruit basket, free water, parking spaces
As one of the world's leading manufacturers of process equipment for the pharmaceutical industry, we will provide you with extensive product knowledge and equip you with the necessary know-how to succeed in an internationally growing market.
At Diosna you can expect a challenging and varied job in a crisis-proof company, personal responsibility and personal freedom.
We look forward to receiving your complete application documents, stating your salary requirements and earliest possible starting date, please only in PDF format, to: