Ultra-Pure Business Development Specialist (Remote)

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Date: May 30, 2023

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US, 90001

Company: Evoqua

About Evoqua Water Technologies

Evoqua Water Technologies is a leading provider of mission critical water and wastewater treatment solutions, offering a broad portfolio of products, services and expertise to support industrial, municipal and recreational customers who value water. Evoqua has worked to protect water, the environment and its employees for more than 100 years, earning a reputation for quality, safety and reliability around the world. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company operates in more than 160 locations across ten countries. Serving more than 38,000 customers and 200,000 installations worldwide.

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At Evoqua, we are committed to fostering and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workplace where employees can be their authentic selves.  If this position interests you and you possess the minimum qualifications, we encourage you to apply as you could be the right fit for this or other roles we are looking to fill. Evoqua encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications/requirements for the position to apply.  

Position Summary

Evoqua is currently seeking a Electrodionization (“EDI”) Ultra-Pure Business Development Specialist to build both short- and long-term value with technical and functional wins during the sales cycle. In this role, the EDI BD will work to understand client requirements, design solutions, and to help client understand the value of Evoqua EDI products, solutions and technologies. Interested candidates, who meet the requirements below, are encouraged to apply today! 

Core Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Maximizing sales revenue at targeted new accounts and business opportunities through the development of key personal relationships.
  • Ability to interface and make technical presentations.
  • Sales efforts will focus on developing piloting, rental and new system opportunities at the plant and corporate level.
  • Technical aptitude to manage system piloting opportunities.
  • Knowledge and experience in key focus markets; micro-electronics, hydrogen production and industrial
  • Develop strategy for displacing conventional technology (ex. Ion Exchange resin) with EDI systems in conjunction with the North American Regional Sales Team.
  • Build a pipeline and demonstrate effectiveness at closing opportunities.
  • Experience with a multi-channel approach - direct to end customers, to OEMs/packagers, to E&Cs. 
  • Participate in sales forecasting and financial planning processes, including monthly reports.
  • Work closely with sales and engineering teams to develop and commercialize new technology.
  • Maintain excellent communications externally and internally, in a well-organized fashion.  Expected to conduct effective technical presentations by web-conference as well as in person.
  • Work closely with internal teams in bid & proposal process and clearly understanding all customer needs and expectations.
  • Strong technical sales and account management & project management experience.
  • Understanding of competitive technology.
  • Expected to keep the sales leadership team and engineering teams informed of all market intelligence relating to competitors, products and opportunities.
  • An ability to anticipate and plan for changing trends in the market and develop the sales tools & account plans to achieve the sales targets & goals. 

Position Requirements

•    Bachelor's degree (Technical degree Preferred) 
•    3 -5 years' business development experience 
•    5+ years industrial selling experience
•    Experience in either micro-electronic, industrial or hydrogen industry 
•    Experience with Ion Exchange technology - preferred
•    Team oriented and strong communication skills 
•    Driven, dynamic and has strong relationship building and presentation skills
•    Demonstrate strong track record in a sales growth and new customer acquisition 
•    Ability to travel approximately 40% - 50% of the time

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