Business Development Manager (b2b) Job in Barrie for MaxPeople |

Business Development Manager (b2b)

April 28 2021
Industries Recruitment, Employment services
Categories Arts, Culture, Recreation, Sports, Engineering
Barrie, ON

About Us

MaxPeople is a professional Human Resources consulting firm offering HR, Training, Recruitment and Employment Law services to clients in need of an effective people strategy to grow their business.


About our client

SAE is a manufacturer of multiple unique, environmentally friendly, energy-related products. Located in Barrie, Ontario, they are a dynamic and growing organization focused on maintaining an Employer of Choice culture committed to providing challenging and rewarding career opportunities.

If you are interested in an opportunity to contribute to the growth and success of an incredible company where your voice is heard, and your contribution makes a difference, this is an excellent career opportunity to consider.

Key Responsibilities

As the Business Development Manager, you will play a fundamental role in achieving the company’s ambitious customer acquisition and revenue growth objectives.

  • Source new sales opportunities and generate revenue through inbound lead follow-up and outbound contacts with existing clients, distributors, rep firms, cold calls and emails
  • Own the Salesforce pipeline (initiation, building rapport, quotations, follow up, creative follow through and closing)
  • Accomplish sales team goals by managing end to end ownership for sales requests
  • Develop accounts by understanding customer needs and technical requirements, checking customer’s buying history, suggesting related and new items, and explaining technical features
  • Assess competitors by analyzing and summarizing competitor information, trends and identifying sales opportunities
  • Qualify and develop leads from marketing campaigns and collaborate with marketing to develop lead generation plans
  • Stay up to date with new products/services and pricing
  • Manage and correspond with customers and representatives regarding inquiries, status of orders, tracking, delays, etc.
  • Track and manage distributors inventory, pricing in QuickBooks, distribution agreements, and purchase orders
  • Report to the COO and supply management with reports on customer needs, problems, interests, competitive activities, and potential for new products and services
  • Other business development and sales duties as required.

What you need to be successful in this role

  • Engineering, Business or Science Degree or relevant College Diploma
  • Intellectual curiosity around electrical energy and technology
  • A minimum of 3-5 years B2B sales experience
  • Experience in a technical industry such as manufacturing and engineering
  • Salesforce expertise (or Equivalent CRM)
  • Proven sales experience and track record of achieving sales growth
  • Outstanding customer service skills with the tenacity to resolve issues
  • Strong work ethic and a “hands-on” approach-must be willing to “roll up your sleeves”
  • Motivation and drive to achieve excellence in every area
  • Strong critical thinking, problem-solving, analytical, negotiating, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to take the initiative, assume responsibility and exercise independent judgement.
  • Innate curiosity and ability to learn.

What our client offers

  • Competitive compensation package including base plus bonus
  • Group Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)
  • Robust group benefits with 100% paid premiums
  • Summer Hours
  • Groundbreaking Work Opportunities in an R&D environment
  • Abundant Training & Professional Development
  • Passionate team and impressive leaders & role models
  • Positive Impact with Environmentally Friendly products
  • Fun & Cool Jobs not found elsewhere
  • Great Perks & Benefits
  • H&S is a priority, including COVID public health guidelines

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

As part of our commitment to inclusivity, diversity, equity and accessibility, our goal is a workforce that reflects the communities we serve. We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including individuals with disabilities, those who identify as Black, Indigenous or persons of colour, members of the LGBTQ2S+ community and others. We are proud to be in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), 2005 and the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation. We are happy to honour accommodations at any part of the recruitment process and invite you to let us know how we can help.

Apply now!