Austria, Germany, Switzerland
Posted 2 weeks ago

Senior Account Manager – Semiconductor Automation Equipment
Salary Circa: Negotiable DOE (or equivalent in local currency) + 20% OTE (Paid Bi-annually) + Monthly Car Allowance + Private Healthcare & Medical Cash Back Plan + Pension Scheme + Employee Share Purchase Scheme + 24 days holiday (plus public holidays) + Laptop + Mobile Phone
Territory: Europe

Ideal home location: Germany, Switzerland OR Austria

The requirements:

  • 5+ years of successful sales experience in an Account Manager, European Sales Representative, Sales Specialist, Business Development Manager position related to semiconductor equipment/ automation, or wafer handling robotics systems
  • You will have current experience of either selling directly to Semiconductor equipment manufacturers (OEMs) or end users
  • Established relationships within the semiconductor and/or adjacent market
  • Understanding of factory processes related to the Semiconductor industry is an advantage
  • Full & valid driving licence and valid passport to travel regularly in Europe
  • Demonstrated strong will to understand customers, market dynamics and future trends
  • Experience of MS Office required

The role:

  • As the Senior Account Manager for my client’s Semiconductor Automation Equipment Group, you will be responsible for managing sales activities for major multinational Semiconductor Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) based in Europe such as STM, Infineon, Bosch and GlobalFoundries, ASML and Axtron to name just a few
  • Working from your home office you are responsible for the overall sales strategies and results
  • Plan and direct all sales activities including planning and implementing forecasts, developing policies
  • Establishes short and long-term objectives, strategies and tactics in line with corporate objectives
  • Manages all sales related facets of strategic alignment, relationship management, sales process and engagement
  • Develops an integrated relationship model and sales approach that can allow Brooks to partner with the key account in a performance-based delivery model
  • Provides comprehensive reports regularly
  • Development of market requirements and sales plans; establish both market and target customer strategies
  • Succinctly define new business opportunities, articulate business cases and drive effective decisions across senior management
  • Responsible for successfully managing the needs of customers in order to meet the company’s overall business plans and strategies
  • Sell consultatively and make recommendations to prospects and clients of the various solutions the company offers
  • Contribute to the development and presentation of Semiconductor products and solutions to customer needs

The Company:

  • My client is a global leading provider of automation, vacuum and instrumentation equipment for multiple markets, including semiconductor manufacturing, technology device manufacturing, and life sciences
  • The combination of unrivalled technology and a strong intellectual property portfolio allows them to offer a range of solutions that maximise productivity and minimise cost of ownership
  • Operating globally, with the UK, Europe, USA and Japan accounting for the majority of their market – you will have ultimate autonomy, managing your own diary but at the same time the company will support you – everyone works together collaboratively!

Apply today by sending your word CV to Ben Atherton of Langton Howarth Ltd via email to or call Ben in confidence right now for more information on +44 (0) 113 243 3499

In order to be considered for the role you must have the full right to work in Europe.

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