Global Technical Portfolio Specialist

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  1. Permanent
  2. English, German
  3. Not Applicable*
  4. Engineering & Technical Services
  5. Zurich
  6. Industry
  7. R&D, Engineering, Industrial Manufacturing, Technical Support, Industry
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On behalf of our client, a leading manufacturer and distributer of B2B industrial machinery, Swisslinx is seeking a highly motivated Global Technical Portfolio Specialist to join their growing team in Zurich.

This is a diverse role which entail product development and design, sales support and business development, as well as project management on a global level. As such, our client is looking for a commercial and internationally minded candidate, with excellent technical abilities.

Your Mission:

- Act as technical subject matter expert, advising and working in cooperation with the team to develop creative and quality solutions to international clients
- Partake in client meetings and presentations to discuss tailored solutions and secure major projects
- Work closely with the product development team to design better and new generation products
- Work cross-functionally to implement projects on schedule and advise on optimisations

Your Background:

- Education in a relevant technical field, Physics / Engineering (Industrial, Electrical, Aerospace or similar)
- Further education or training in a commercial subject is highly desirable, either an MBA or a Master’s in Business, Economics or related
- At least 5 years of experience in a R&D / product development / technical support role within industrial manufacturing
- Global level project management exposure is a plus, and in particular experience in Asia is a great asset
- Excellent technical knowhow combined with strong communication skills, and a business savvy attitude
- Fluent in English and a good understanding of German – other languages a plus

Our client offers an international and dynamic environment, with plenty of opportunities to grow and develop within the firm.
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Look forward to hearing from you!

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