Latest Space News
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 15:25:18 +0000
Rogers: Whether you call the new branch a Space Corps or a Space Force is not all that important. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:45:26 +0000
A report released by the White House June 20 outlines a set of goals to address the small but “high-consequence” threat posed by near Earth objects (NEOs), but does not commit to spending more money to achieve them. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:52:56 +0000
Former Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James: "The Air Force and the DoD have to come up with something to back up what the president said.” SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:57:18 +0000
China has lowered the orbit of its Tiangong-2 space lab, likely in preparation for deorbiting the orbital facility and thus averting a similar scenario to the uncontrolled re-entry of Tiangong-1 earlier this year. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:13:10 +0000
Those who loathe or love a Space Force “separate but equal” to the Air Force must think and act decisively and quickly. Regardless of whether the Space Force actually materializes, deliberation alone could finally spring us into action to deal with the looming threat of space Pearl Harbor. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:12:05 +0000
An advisory group dubbed the “think tank” for the National Space Council formally kicked off its work June 19 with a broad but vague mandate to study space policy issues. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:08:21 +0000
Fleet operators SES and Intelsat asked the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to extend the deadline for their customers to register C-band dishes before the commission decides on the band’s future use. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:00:08 +0000
Trump’s proposal derives from a growing debate inside military and political circles about how to best meet the threat posed to American space assets by potential enemies: Russia and China, to be precise. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:45:44 +0000
A former NASA astronaut used an appearance at a National Space Council meeting June 18 to argue that a key element of NASA’s plans to return humans to the moon should be reconsidered. SpaceNews.com
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 19:35:34 +0000
Trump: Creating a Space Force and promoting space exploration by NASA and the private sector will be “important for the nation’s psyche.” SpaceNews.com
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:22:16 +0000
President Trump will sign a new space policy directive June 18 addressing space traffic management issues, closely following the proposed policy that Vice President Pence announced in April. SpaceNews.com
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:45:21 +0000
A key senator says he’s keeping an open mind regarding who in the federal government should have responsibility for the oversight of “non-traditional” commercial space activities. SpaceNews.com
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 19:45:35 +0000
The House Appropriations defense subcommittee approved $49.5 million to create a new “program of record for commercial satellite communications." SpaceNews.com
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 20:23:14 +0000
As the National Space Council prepares for its third public meeting, its activities to date have won widespread praise in the space community, even as there is some skepticism about the effectiveness of the council’s advisory group that will soon meet for the first time. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:00:25 +0000
A House hearing on the reasons for cost and schedule problems with major NASA programs pointed blame at a wide variety of sources, from the tools used to track programs to the agency’s mindset to Congress itself. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 19:59:03 +0000
Astranis, a startup developing geostationary satellites to offer broadband internet access, plans to equip its MicroGEO spacecraft with Bradford of the Netherland’s high performance green ECAPS thrusters. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 17:56:47 +0000
Oxford Space Systems, a British startup that hopes to compete with space industry giants Harris Corp. and Northrop Grumman in the satellite component business, has raised 6.7 million British pounds ($8.9 million) from investors. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 16:19:42 +0000
Outer space is the last frontier of human exploration. Unfortunately, the glory days of landing men on the moon are now a distant memory. So too are the memories of watching space shuttles rumble to life and roar to space fading away. That is poised to change and America is ready to lead the way. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:09:04 +0000
The relay satellite which will facilitate China’s Chang’e-4 lunar far side landing mission late in 2018 has entered its intended halo orbit around Earth-Moon Lagrange point 2. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 10:14:11 +0000
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine used a recent speech to lay out not just the recent space policy changes that directly affect NASA activities but other administration efforts that focus more on commercial space. SpaceNews.com
More space news...
18654 cvs - 791 jobs

LOOKING FOR A JOB?

  • HOME
  • POST YOUR CV
  • JOB SEARCH
  • LOOKING FOR STAFF?

  • HOME
  • REGISTER
  • CV SEARCH
  • POST JOBS
  • Sales Manager

     


     

    BACK to the Job Search

    Job Description
    TitleSales Manager
    Job codeTEC0046
    Job posted on16/02/2015 (modified on 03/03/2015)
    LocationBetzdorf
    CountryLuxembourg
    EducationMaster
    Contract typePermanent
    Start dateimmediately
    Job Description

    Sales Manager

    Ref TEC0046
    Region Europe
    Location Luxembourg - Betzdorf
    Company SES TechCom
    Category Sales
    Position Staff
    Published 2015-02-12

     


     

    Context


    SES Techcom services is levering on the technical expertise accumulated within the SES Group by operating satellites for more than 25 years and provides technical services to the Satellite Industry on a worldwide basis.
    In order to support its growth, SES Techcom Services has a need for an additional Sales Manager.
     
     
    As Sales Manager within SES TechCom S.A., the incumbent is responsible for various pre-sales, sales and post-sales activities. Projects acquisition will primarily be in the domain of satellite & ground services in line with TechCom’s portfolio. More general, the incumbent will either be involved or lead through the process of acquisition of RFPs, the preparation and provision of proposals as well as the negotiation and the acquisition of contracts.

    Furthermore, the incumbent will have to supervise contract executions and will be in charge of contract management responsibilities as required.

    The incumbent will work together with various Engineering and Operations Departments in the various ‘request for proposal’ phases from a vendor as well as from a customer perspective. The incumbent will manage customer relationship as well as project sub-contractors. He should also be able and willing to work autonomously and partially in remote locations.
    The mission is for SES TechCom S.A. to become a leading supplier of technical products, services and applications in the field of satellite-related engineering and operations to satellite manufacturers, satellite operators and associated partners.

    Responsibilities

    • Promote the TechCom products and services in the market, and coordinate the related marketing support as required
    • Proactively liaise, coordinate and support SES Sales and Sales Engineering function in order to identify and acquire joint opportunities. 
    • Prepare and provide technical and commercial proposals as requested.
    • Lead Contract Negotiations with customers
    • Ensure Quality of Services to the customers as delivered by the TechCom personnel and/or the SES personnel.
    • Establish and exploit, on a non-exclusive basis, relationships with satellite manufacturers with the aim of providing customer support services
    • Provide services to non-competing and emerging satellite operators
    • Provide base-line engineering services on a global basis (e.g. Transfer Orbit Services, Satellite Operations Services, connectivity, …)
    • Support the Preparation of the annual TechCom Operating Expenses budget

    Experience / Qualifications

    • Have a university degree in RF, Telecommunications, Electronics Engineering, space physics or equivalent
    • Minimum 5 years engineering experience in the Satellite Operations/Telecommunications Industry either in a more ground engineering or a more satellite engineering domain;
    • Strong commercial interest
    • MBA preferred
    • Ability to negotiate and close deals for high value communications services
    • Effective communication and persuasion skills, both verbal and written
    • Excellent team work and cross-functional cooperation
    • Proactive approach towards potential customers
    • Identify and follow-up sales opportunities
    • Excellent project management skills
    • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and readiness to travel
    • Have the skills to prepare technical and commercial proposals in cooperation with engineering/operations personnel
    • Fluency in English; any other language is considered an asset

    Our Offer

    Competitive salary package, coupled with a diverse array of challenges and development benefits.

    SES is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

    This position reports to

    Vice President, Commercial SES Techcom

    Web Pagehttp://www.ses.com/8233697/job-overview/show/64414
    Contact information
    CompanySES
    AddressChâteau de Betzdorf
    Betzdorf
    Luxembourg
    L-6815
    Emailplease visit our website to apply online
    Web Pagehttp://www.ses.com


    View all jobs from SES >>

     
    Terms & ConditionsCopyright ©2018 Spacelinks
    Web Analytics