European Sales Director

Based Germany

The company is one of the world’s leading suppliers of water and waste water treatment solutions. It is known for innovation, reliability, quality services and leadership in their chosen markets.

The business has a clear strategy for growth, focusing on the growing global demand for clean water and safe, efficient waste water treatment. It provides operating services to an increasing number of utilities, municipalities and commercial customers in targeted countries and is a leader in the design, production and sale of water purification products in high growth markets such as disinfection, filtration and absorption.

There are five principal business streams supporting different segments of the water industry, combining leading R&D capabilities with water treatment applications engineering expertise to continuously improve and broaden the technology offering portfolio of proprietary brands/

The success of the Water Technologies operation has resulted in the creation of this new role which reports to a Senior VP and is responsible for managing and developing the business, identifying and understanding its potential in order to develop sales across the target Europe markets for all the product lines and served industries. These customers are served either directly and/or through a network of reps and agents. You will be responsible for setting up these agents and networks and in due course recruiting a sales team to further manage and develop the European business.

They are seeking a leader with a comprehensive knowledge of the European water treatment market for municipal/industrial customers and who has worked in an international business. You will have experience in identifying, evaluating and setting up sales channels in continental Europe.In return the Group has set ambitious growth plans that will open up further career opportunities.

To apply, please forward your CV to water@chestertongray.com quoting reference 880204