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Business Development Manager

Business Development Manager

Job Description

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated is a leading provider of sophisticated electronic components and subsystems, instrumentation and communications products, including defense electronics, monitoring and control instrumentation for marine, environmental and industrial applications, harsh environment interconnect products, data acquisition and communications equipment for air transport and business aircraft, and components and subsystems for wireless and satellite communications. We also provide engineered systems and information technology services for defense, space and environmental applications, manufacture general aviation engines and components, and supply energy generation, energy storage and small propulsion products.

We serve niche market segments where performance, precision and reliability are critical. Our customers include government agencies, aerospace prime contractors, energy exploration and production companies, major industrial companies, and airlines and general aviation companies.

External Description: The purpose of this position is to identify, supply and service new and, as directed, existing customers that represent either large quantity, strategic or long-term commercial opportunities for Teledyne Isco, Inc.’s environmental flow meter products, lease and/or services. This position will work directly and personally with these customers with the intent of developing lasting professional relationships that will facilitate commercial activity and foster new business opportunities. This position will work in coordination with the existing Rep/Distributor organization and/or provide direct customer support as determined by the Environmental Global Sales Manager. This position, working within the framework of the overall sales/marketing organization, will develop and manage all aspects of the key customers until such time as these customers are transferred to regional sales managers; or are managed jointly between the Business Development/Key Account Manager and the Regional Sales Manager.

Results Expected:

The Business Development/Key Account Manager will be responsible for:

1. Meeting or exceeding annually established flow meter sales goals. Making good business decisions based upon a full understanding of company and customer business objectives, policies, market conditions and profitability

2. Growing sales, market share and brand recognition by making sales, marketing and technical presentations to key customers.

3. Authoring or participating in the development and implementation of sales action plans designed to ensure achievement of marketing objectives and sales goals.

4. Communicate with various departments within Teledyne Isco, Inc. to coordinate fulfilling sales commitments to key customers.

5. Providing quarterly analysis of sales and market trends.

6. Submitting monthly report highlighting achievements, losses, opportunities, changes in customer or market conditions and issues along with reporting monthly plans and goals to management.

7. Arranging technical support to key customers.

8. Attending professional meetings, seminars and training sessions to further key account sales objectives and/or to support key customers.

9. Traveling as required to implement the success of key sales initiatives.

10. Preparing annual sales plans.

11. Providing assessment of Teledyne Isco Inc.’s Representatives and Distributor performance in key customer business efforts.

12. Providing sales and technical assistance to Teledyne Isco Inc.’s Representatives and Distributors as determined by the Global Environmental Sales Manager.

13. Working in cooperation with Regional Sales Managers to ensure clear communications and the efficient management of business.

14. Provide sales development training to global Manufacturer Representatives and Distributors to enhance their understanding of key account marketing strategy, direct customer support by Teledyne Isco, Inc. and technical expertise.

15. Developing an awareness and sensitivity to the social and business cultures of the various countries within which this position may work or communicate.

Job Requirements

• The candidate must have at least five years field sales experience in selling flow monitoring products and be skilled in the use of computers and Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

• A BS degree in environmental or civil engineering, or a scientific field and experience in managing direct sales people and/or manufacturer’s representatives or equivalent experience and/or education is required.

• The candidate must possess excellent oral and written communications skills with customers and management.

• This position requires an ability to interface with customers, manufacturer’s representatives, distributors and Teledyne Isco, Inc. marketing and technical support, repair and customer service personnel.

• In-depth knowledge of water pollution control and monitoring market is also highly desirable.


• Business Development/Key Account Manager must be able to hear and respond verbally to questions posed by customers, representatives and distributors on the phone and in person.

• They must have all the capabilities needed to drive an automobile and perform medium work in transporting products of up to 50 lbs. to and from customers’ offices, field demonstrations and at exhibitions.

• The person in this position must be able to read specifications and blueprints to aid in the preparation of quotations to customers.

• The person in this position must also be able to analyze sales data to evaluate representatives or distributor performance, forecast new products and territory sales, make reasonable judgments about market conditions and to create sales plans.

• The position requires extensive travel to serve key customer business needs.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Marketing
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Manufacturing, Electronics, Defense - Aerospace
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID V3Y-2248
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Business Development Manager

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