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Do you have experience as an engineer on board vessels?

Do you have experience in sales or account management?

Are you looking to join a global leader in ship repair and maintenance services?

Then look no further!

Faststream are working exclusively with Goltens Worldwide a leading ship repair and maintenance service company specialising in diesel engines. With a strong commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction, Goltens provides high-quality solutions to meet the needs of ship owners and ship managers worldwide.

We are seeking a motivated Sales Engineer to join the team in the Netherlands. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in promoting and selling our services related to marine diesel engines. This role offers an exciting opportunity to combine technical expertise with sales acumen while serving as a key liaison between our company and our valued clients.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Identify and cultivate relationships with ship owners and ship managers to promote our ship repair and maintenance service offerings related to diesel engines
  • Serve as a subject matter expert on marine diesel engines, providing technical guidance and support to clients
  • Collaborate with internal teams to develop customized solutions that meet the unique needs of clients
  • Prepare and deliver technical presentations and proposals to prospective clients, effectively communicating the value proposition of our services
  • Negotiate contracts and agreements with clients, ensuring mutually beneficial outcomes
  • Stay informed about industry trends, market developments, and competitor activities to inform sales strategies and tactics
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Marine Engineering, or a related field
  • Hands-on experience working in engine rooms aboard vessels, with a strong understanding of marine diesel engines
  • Previous experience in a sales or technical sales role, preferably within the maritime industry
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to explain technical details clearly and effectively to clients
  • Fluency in English and Dutch, both written and spoken
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport and establish trust with clients
  • Willingness to travel as needed for client meetings and site visits
  • Competitive salary package with performance-based incentives
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement within a dynamic and growing company
If this sounds like your next role please apply and start taking the steps to your new career!