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Country:  Hungary

Budapest, HU

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Employment type:  Undefined term
Full-time/part-time position:  Full time
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Business Development Manager / Branch Manager

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

Come join us and be a key part of building a high achieving and thriving business together!


Come join us and be a key part of building a high achieving and thriving business together!


Your objective will be made up of 3 key components:

  • increase sales and profitability growth,
  • lead our branch team
  • and achieve a high customer satisfaction.


Your main responsibilities will include:


Business Development

  • Have a sound knowledge of industry and market opportunities
  • Participate in defining business development strategy
  • Actively engage in sales activities to meet orders and sales objectives
  • Responsible for maintaining and growing the customer base of the business
  • Responsible for stable growth of the contract base to meet/exceed targets
  • Oversee and conduct the maintenance agreement renewal process to ensure changing customer needs are met and opportunities are not lost

People Management

  • Increase branch management's effectiveness by recruiting, guiding, training, coaching service manager and branch team members
  • Drive a positive safety culture
  • Direct and assist service manager with the planning and scheduling of service work
  • Conduct performance reviews and action planning for further development
  • Ensure team members receive appropriate level of training
  • Ensure staffing levels of branch are appropriate for volume of business

Customer Satisfaction

  • Responsible for Key Account Management
  • Manage and direct branch service operations to meet the targets of five KPA’s (Safety, Customer, People, Growth, and Profitability)
  • Resolve customer complaints, within established guidelines, to ensure the satisfaction of the customer and in the best interest of the company
  • Ensure quality control program is administered in accordance with company policy
  • Ensure time tickets and expense reports are complete, accurate and approved according to company guidelines and that hours are allocated to the appropriate job
  • Follow all established safety rules and procedures, including those established by the customer


Other Responsibilities

  • Provide reports (e.g. monthly branch rush forecasting report, safety report, etc.)
  • Ensure proper procedures are followed and documentation is completed
  • Other duties assigned by line manager


 What you must have for us to succeed together:

  • Bachelors’ degree (business, economics degree is an advantage)
  • 4 years’ experience in industry related sales or business development
  • 2 years managerial experience, well-developed “people” skills
  • Fluent Hungarian and English skill both in spoken and written


What we will reward you with if you join us:

Competitive salary

Bonus, cafeteria

Car, laptop, phone

Professional development opportunities and trainings in a multinational environment

Long-term career opportunity

Dynamic, cheerful and cooperative team


Location of main office: Budapest, 15th district


Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance.

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