GSS is a common function across all of the Kontron business units. The GSS team is the “first line” support link between the outside sales team and the key departments within the business units (Administration/Marketing/Manufacturing/Business Development/Engineering/Technical Support all are within the business unit).
• Provide general pre-sales support by answering phone and email questions about products, applications, pricing, availability and lead times. • Act as product portfolio and industry specialist. • Assist Sales in reviewing customer requests for proposals and specifications needed to determine the best fit product solution options. Determine solution path to reach customer requirements. Present proposals to customers as needed. • Work with other Kontron entities as needed to obtain information for NA Sales efforts and to support their selling efforts for NA created products. • Act as a Program Manager for new key accounts that are in the development phase. • Assist with channel sales agenda as needed. • Follow-up to determine the results of the customer engagement for tracking purposes. Complete sales funnel updates to track all business unit opportunities, using Sales Force or other CRM tools. • Contract review skills • All other related tasks as assigned
• Technical college degree • 5+ years experience in the rugged military embedded market • 5+ years experience in x86-based product sales, sales development and product management • Knowledge of open system bus standards • Proven leadership and management skills • Excellent oral, written, presentation, spreadsheet and communication skills. • Ability to decipher ambiguous and conflicting information to set and drive strategic initiatives • Proven strong negotiation skills and ability to work under pressure • Strong project and process management skills. • Travel as needed
If you need any assistance in applying for a position with Kontron America, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Human Resources at (858) 677-0877 and direct assistance will be provided. Kontron is listed on the German TecDAX stock exchange under the symbol “KBC”. Kontron America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage Minorities, Females, Disabled and Veterans to apply.