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Country:  Australia

Smithfield, NSW, AU

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Employment type:  Undefined term
Full-time/part-time position:  Full time
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National Service and Sales 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.

We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.


A new and exciting opportunity now exists for a highly successful Service and Sales professional to join the Ports Solutions team for Konecranes and Demag as the National Service and Sales Manager, Australia.

Based in either Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane and reporting to the Regional Sales and Service Director Oceania, this role will see you responsible for managing the overall Service and Sales operations for Port Solution in Australian to ensure profitability and growth. You will be also be responsible for managing the Port Service front-line operation as well as developing and effectively delivering the Port Service Solutions to new and existing customers.


The Role

  • Establish and build on local talent to develop the Port Service Frontline operations within Australia
  • Drive and deliver global strategies and implement local action plans to meet those strategies
  • Identify, develop and maintain strong relationships with new and existing local customers
  • Implement and develop the Port Service portfolio across the country.
  • Grow and maintain the long term service and maintenance agreements as well as the establishment of a Spare Parts business
  • Maintain full responsibility for the P&L for the country and ensure compliance with reporting and internal control requirements
  • Lead and develop the local Port Service and Solutions team and ensure their continuous growth, development and technical competency
  • Comply to and ensure safety requirement and standards are meet
  • Establish strong relationships with new and existing customers by demonstrating strong technical/ product knowledge of Konecranes Port Solutions new equipment
  • Actively identify new customers who could benefit from the Konecranes Port Solutions equipment across the region.
  • Consult, support and partner with customers to help achieve operational improvements, including the introduction or development of Automation options.


The Candidate

  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering/Business Management or a related area
  • Demonstrated technical competence in Terminal Operations / Port equipment highly desirable
  • Minimum 5 years’ industrial experience as a manager in a related sales or operations role
  • Advanced commercial and financial acumen with the ability to analyse quantitative and qualitative data
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to work with computer programs and software applications as applicable to the role.
  • Exceptional leadership skills with the ability to motivate and engage a diverse workforce.
  • Ability and willingness to travel within Australia.


In return, you'll be well rewarded with a competitive salary package, company vehicle and Employee Share Plan assistance programs and ongoing support and development opportunities across the globe.

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Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,900 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. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category.

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