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IDEX Business Development Manager (m/w/d) OEM Automotive/ Aerospace in Sulzberg, Germany

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses ( around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

To support our global Sales Team, we are seeking a colleague located remotely in Continental Europe as

Business Development Manager (m/w/d) OEM Automotive/ Aerospace

Being the Business Development Manager (m/w/d) at BAND-IT you are responsible for developing and maintaining strong customer relationships with our OEM customers in Europe, where you market our fastening solutions to serve mostly Automotive, Vehicle as well as Aerospace industries.


  • Responsible for identifying, targeting, prospecting, demonstrating, selling and supporting BAND-IT customers across the European Vehicle and Aerospace Industry

  • Development of strategic, marketing and tactical plans to profitably grow sales of BAND-IT products to targeted hybrid electric and aerospace electrical specification markets

  • Contribute coordinates and leverage strategies, capabilities and synergies as part of the Global Transportation Sales team

  • Understand and report on customer applications, problems to be solved and opportunities, then propose and present BAND-IT solutions to customers

  • Maintain an understanding of BAND-IT’s technical, service, support and product capabilities, communicate same to customers and prospective customers

  • Develop and recommend pricing, quotations and proposals reflecting analysis of all cost and operational factors versus customer expectations, following the appropriate process and approvals

  • Services the customer after the sale and production startup to ensure satisfaction and to promote future business


  • Completed university degree in Business or Engineering or equivalent education

  • At least 5 years’ experience in Business Development/Sales of heavy duty equipment or larger capital goods

  • Vehicle OEM and / or Tier-One automotive or aerospace experience is highly desired

  • Proficiency in forecasting, margin analysis and financial statements

  • Demonstrated ability to influence the market and work effectively as part of a global team

  • Strategic thinker with high business acumen and entrepreneurial spirit

  • Excellent verbal and written communication & presentation skills and a drive to success personality

  • Business fluent language skills in English as well as willingness to travel internationally. French or German language skills are a plus


  • A corporate culture based on teamwork and continuous development of a globally operating company

  • The values "Trust, Team, Excellence" characterize our actions

  • Market-driven and performance-related remuneration and a wide range of opportunities for further development

  • IDEX has a philosophy of internal talent development and career progression with both local and global opportunities

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

Business Unit: Band-It

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