Business Development Manager - Subsea.

US - Pasadena, TX

Johnson Matthey (‘JM’) is a global leader in science that enables a cleaner and healthier world. With over 200 years of sustained commitment to innovation and technological breakthroughs, we improve the function, performance and safety of our customers’ products. Our science has a global impact in areas such as low emission transport, pharmaceuticals, chemical processing and making the most efficient use of the planet’s natural resources. Today more than 14,000 Johnson Matthey professionals collaborate with our network of customers and partners to make a real difference to the world around us.

Building and developing a sustainable portfolio of customers/project in our subsea business sector will be the job holder’s primary responsibility. Reporting to the Upstream Commercial Manager-America’s, the job holder will be responsible for techno-commercial support covering subsea applications for projects mainly in the Gulf of Mexico area.  Long term growth will be created through market research, networking, presentations, referrals, cold-calling, customer meetings and call-ins.  The Business Development Manager- Subsea will also be accountable for the efficient delivery of subsea technology knowhow to the customer base and for exceeding revenue and profit targets.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Identify opportunities and build short- and long-term pipelines
  • Forecasting future work in short, medium and long term.
  • Initiating discussions and following up with opportunities throughout the sales cycle
  • Log communications and feedback
  • Performing customer visits and completion of visit reports
  • Be a key contact within Tracerco for subsea customers
  • Preparation of Subsea commercial and technical proposals for projects
  • Liaising with the Tracerco Legal team by going through and agreeing MSA/PO terms and conditions
  • Customer follow up to ensure that customer projects are won, PO’s obtained, and cash received
  • Liaising with internal Operations, Commercial & Projects teams to ensure projects are progressed and delivered to meet customer requirements
  • Assist with the delivery of the Subsea budget
  • Assist with the identifying new development of subsea applications

Are you the ideal candidate? 

  • A strong background in technical sales and an understanding of subsea technologies is required in order to offer the most appropriate level of advice and support to our customer base.
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in Business Development/Sales environment
  • Previous experience in the US Gulf of Mexico territory within the industry, with an emphasis in subsea technologies is required.
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point).
  • Degree level qualification in related field preferred but not essential.
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