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Human Resources
USA Headquarters Festo Corporation

395 Moreland Road

P.O. Box 18023

Hauppauge, NY 11788


     (631) 435-0800

     (631) 435-0576

Festo US Career Opportunities

Emerging Market Business Development Manager - FEC

  • Job Tracking ID: 2018.9.24.112
  • Job Location: Livermore, CA
  • Job Level: Management
  • Level of Education: BA/BS
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: September 24, 2018
  • Years of Experience: 10 - 15 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP
  • SAP Category: Sales Professionals,Professionals and Managers

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Job Description:

  • Responsible for finding, analyzing and developing new prospective customers to the point that specific requirements are established and the customer can be allocated to an existing sales channel.
  • Works primarily in emerging industries and technologies.
  • Uses social media at an expert level to establish a significant Festo presence, create name recognition and generate networking/collaboration opportunities.
  • Communicates Festo expertise and seeks to establish Festo as an innovative partner in automating new innovations in emerging markets. Manages the Experience Center and assigned employees.
  • Set up 10-15 training/demos/meetings/collaborations per month at the FEC
  • Generate 4-5 qualified sales leads per moth
  • Expand the Festo Network by 25-50 people each month
  • Vetting what opportunities look viable vs. „ pie in the sky“
  • Use Livermore and local sales resources
  • Work with Didactic to establish training
  • Connect to the Bionic network for social media
  • Insure new displays are rotated in and out as needed

Experience and Skills:

  • BS in Engineering or similiar degree; MBA preferred
  • Important to understand new technologies being used in Silicon Valley by the large Tech companies and Startups.  Proficiency with social media for networking and generating excitement/interest
  • Critical to understand how Festo products can fit in with the new ideas/products/services being developed
  • Motion control, robotic and PLC programming capability.  Industry 4.0 how it fits in with other companies with Festo
  • 10 years working in automation areas – sales/engineering
  • Festo knowledge- 5 years
  • Industry Specificity- Semiconductor/Electronic assembly and handling.  Medical automation/devices
  • General knowledge- Customer facing functions

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster