Jacobs Sales / Pursuit Manager in Auckland, New Zealand

Sales / Pursuit Manager


Jacobs is a global provider of technical, professional andscientific services including engineering, architecture, construction,operations and project management. Our portfolio spans industrial,commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

As a result of continued growth, we are looking for an experienced SalesOperations Manager to further grow our market share in New Zealand. The primaryfocus of this Auckland-based role would be to drive the process of securingopportunities through the development of pursuit plans, bid strategy, bidstructure and message creation, presentation development and coaching.

The role will work closely with our Client Account Managers in ensuringthe Jacobs opportunity development process is applied as well as being thefacilitator of the pursuit strategy development after the opportunity has beenidentified.

About you

You will have previous major pursuit and bid management experience, withgood working knowledge of major bid processes, ideally with a sales background.As an influential sales professional, you pride yourself on applying winningstrategies securing new business and are likely to have come from senior salesor account management with extensive customer facing experience where needsanalysis was critical. You will have demonstrated experience developing winningpresentations as well as coaching and mentoring teams in developing anddelivering commercially sound presentations.

Essential to the success in this role, will be your ability tostrategically position the added value of the pursuit process and team withinternal clients, alliances and Joint Ventures. You will be degree qualified,either in business; communications or engineering. A background in majortransport infrastructure, social infrastructure, power and energy or the waterand environment markets would be highly regarded.

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we value people . Having the right balance of diversity, career and lifestyleenables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’ expectations.

Working alongside industry leaders, you will havethe opportunity to develop your career working on key opportunities in anenvironment which encourages collaboration, knowledge sharing and innovation.To support your professional growth, Jacobs flexible working arrangements,extended leave options and a host of social, health and wellbeing events andinitiatives will underpin our commitment to you. Rethinking how you work, our culture atJacobs means it’s all about what you do, not where you are, which counts!

It’s a great time to join Jacobs. Achieve more witha global brand. Apply online by clicking on the link below.

Pleasenote: If you are being represented by arecruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will needto apply directly to Jacobs.


Primary Location New Zealand-New Zealand Countrywide-Auckland

Req ID: BIA0001DY