Reference : 588206

Market Development Manager - Alternative Energies

  • Marketing
  • United States Wayne
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 10/19/2021

Position description

Northeast US (remote)

If you want to reshape the world and discover your greatest potential, Saint-Gobain provides one-of-a-kind opportunities for innovative problem solvers.

We're one of only two companies in the world that is consistently recognized as both a top Global Employer and a Top 100 Global Innovator, but Saint-Gobain's remarkable story and culture of innovation begins with a team of nearly 200,000 creative, diverse and passionate team members collaborating across the globe.  We are committed to our mission to improve lives because, every day, we witness the enormous impact of our efforts on the world around us

What you DO matters......

You will coordinate OmniSeal Solutions sales & marketing activities related to the development of our business toward new customers and applications in Alternative Energies. The role combines a high level prospective strategic marketing work at a global scope, together with a field business development activity to approach and initiate sales with North American customers.

You will explore, assess, and develop new business opportunities with customers (large companies and start-ups) that are seeking to disrupt the energy industry by actively developing new solutions to address the world’s energy & sustainability challenges.

You will analyze & monitor emerging alternative energy players and technologies, identify opportunities for Omniseal Solutions to grow, and closely work with the technical team and the operations team to contribute developing new offerings tailored to this market.

In addition, you will provide support to the sales organizations in Europe and Asia to direct them toward the identified opportunities and actively support marketing communications efforts toward the Alternative Energy market.

In North America, you will be directly responsible for opening doors and developing sales with all Alternative Energy customers, and especially from the Hydrogen industry, collecting all field information (Voice of customer, new market needs and trends, competitive and intelligence information), participate in trade shows, and work with manufacturing operations to provide accurate and timely information regarding customer demand to support sales and service objectives.

Who you ARE matters.......

  • Driven and passionate about energy transition
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Well-developed organizational influence skills with the ability to work with people at all levels within the organization.
  • Strong strategic thinking and analytical ability.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineer or Business and 5+ years’ experience, or Master in Business or Engineering or Economics (or equivalent by experience in Seals or Marketing) or MBA with 3+ years’ experience required.
  • Knowledge of Alternative energy markets and R&D/Product Development greatly preferred
  • Strong project management and analytical skills
  • Technical marketing skills to develop product solutions for customer/application technical requirements.
  • Ability to travel 25-50%

 

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain’s innovations touch almost every major industry around the world, moving us forward, making meaningful connections, and inspiring us to go beyond the impossible. Within Omnseal Solutions, our teams design and engineer critical, high-performance materials and proven solutions – most in challenging conditions and core systems that play an important part of our daily lives – as we drive to work or with family, fly on an airplane to explore the world, process samples for medical research, build a better rocket to go as far as we can in outer space; and dive deep under the sea to power our world. We are driven to collaborate with our customers and communities to improve and engineer the world of tomorrow!

Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, we’ve learned working together makes good ideas, great ones.

 

With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile start-ups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths.

 

Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, you’re empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vision and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality.

 

Invent yourself at Saint-Gobain, and together, we’ll achieve the impossible!    

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