Business Development Manager - Mining US

Business Development Manager - Mining US

Veolia North America | New York, NY, 10176, US
Salary Range:$71,000 – $108,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

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Business Development Manager - Mining USinNew YorkatVeolia North America

**Date Posted:** 11/4/2022

**Job Snapshot**

+ **Employee Type:** Full-Time

+ **Location:** New York

+ **Job Type:** Business Development Sales General Business Management

+ **Experience:** Not Specified

+ **Date Posted:** 11/4/2022

**Job Description**

Company Description

Veolia Water Technologies offers a full range of technologies and services in design-build, operation, maintenance, modernization and management of water treatment and sanitation systems and facilities. Veolia Water Technologies Canada Inc. is a specialist in the treatment of drinking water, process water, wastewater and stormwater management and has been serving North American municipalities and industries since 1948.


Our portfolio of more than 350 technologies covers all aspects of water treatment, from on-line monitoring solutions to evaporation and crystallization processes, sludge treatment and energy production, state-of-the-art technologies for desalination, ultra-pure water production and mobile treatment services.

Our 350 exclusive technologies allow us to offer:

+ patented processes;

+ standardized products;

+ turnkey systems and;

+ engineering projects

Our global network and our know-how enable us to offer solutions with high added value, tailored to the needs of each of our customers.

Job Description

Under the responsibility of the Vice-President, Heavy Industry the incumbent will be directly involved in the development of all sales and business development activities in the United States with a keen focus on the US Mining Sector as it relates to water treatment equipment and related services.


+ Promotes Veolia's products and services in the mining sector in order to generate leads and achieve Sales Objectives accordingly; Manages all sales activities within its territory; Visit clients and potential clients to evaluate needs.

+ Develops, in collaboration with management, the overall commercial development strategy of the industrial projects commercial/tendering strategy and the positioning specifically for the mining markets; Participates in industry and sales meetings to provide recommendations and inputs on business strategies going forward.

+ Assist in the preparation of budget and firm proposals in collaboration with the tender and process engineering teams.

+ Actively follow-up on bids to ensure greatest potential for conversion to orders.

+ Participates in contract negotiation.

+ Builds, maintains and establishes strong business relationships with customers on different levels and strategic suppliers/partners to the company (consulting engineers, contractors).

+ Set the standard of quality for all information being sent to customers to convey the proper message to the marketplace.

+ Participates in all business development activities (, conferences, trade shows, industry associations, etc.).

+ Updates sales database (SalesForce) on a weekly basis, prepares sales forecasts, while keeping abreast of key projects and accounts; Informs the management of all activities, opportunities, issues and project deadlines in a detailed Monthly report.

+ Analyzes and actively communicates information about its market (competition, qualitative and quantitative market analysis).

+ Develops and maintains all communications in a cooperative and professional manner with all levels within a customers' organization and other Veolia Business units where required.

+ Understands the complete Veolia offering to identify and promote inter-divisional Veolia cross-selling sales opportunities.Maintains a high level of Client Satisfaction.


+ Must have sales proven competencies (hunting, managing accounts, building relationship with clients, etc.);

+ Is keen in exploring opportunities;

+ Must be a good negotiator (project closure and negotiation of terms and conditions), must be able to convince his clients, partners and sub-contractors;

+ Must have exemplary communication skills (oral and written) in English. Must have ease in presentation to groups of various sizes;

+ Must be able to establish relationships easily with a very strong listening ability;

+ Ability to develop and present technical reports, proposals and PowerPoint documents;

+ Must be organized, problem solver and self-directed;

+ Must have in-depth knowledge of the marketing of equipment dedicated to water treatment;

+ Must be self-sufficient and have a good sense of organization and planning of work (rigor and method);

+ Must be exemplary in working with peers;

+ Must be very adaptable, creative and have an analytical mind.

+ Clear understanding of the Merrill Crow process is a plus.

**Education & Experience**

+ College diploma or bachelor's degree related to the job requirements.

+ A minimum of ten year experience in water treatment sales.

+ Knowledge of heavy industrial environments.

+ Knowledge of water treatment processes.

+ Computer skills - Google suite, Microsoft suite.

+ Knowledge of CRM computer system


+ Will be required to travel for business purposes for approximately 50-60% of the time.

+ Must be available to attend conventions, conferences sometimes on weekends.

+ Must be able to work under pressure to achieve the expected results in a timely matter.

+ Job conditions are based on an expectation of sales results.

+ Must have a valid driver's license

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

As an inclusive company, Veolia is committed to diversity and gives equal consideration to all applications, without discrimination.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer! All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.