Internal Sales Officer

Date: Sep 8, 2021

Location: Zwevegem, BE

Company: Bekaert NV

Bekaert (www.bekaert.com) is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with more than 27 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 4.4 billion in combined revenue in 2020.



Do you have a strong commercial drive and a passion to create value for our customers?
Are you able to build strong customer relations, even remotely?


In order to strengthen our ambitious growth plans, we are looking to reinforce the sales team of our building products division with an


Internal sales officer


Within building products we are creating value through offering solutions for concrete / road / plastering / masonry reinforcement.

As Internal sales officer, you are responsible for maximizing the customer engagement and sales in your segments – which will be spread over concrete & road reinforcement:


  • You are functioning as point of contact for your customers within your segment – with whom you will interact to assure orders can be handled & delivered on time, as well to assure all payment / credit conditions are met. You will work closely together with the external sales person & supply chain to assure high service levels to your customers.
  • You help the business grow through remote prospect and lead management towards potential customers. Your understanding of our products and applications allow you to partner up and build strong relationships with our (potential) customers.
  • You build up deep insight in the market, customers, product and applications.
  • You work in a true ‘better together spirit’ with your sales team colleagues as well as with the other stakeholders within the organization to serve our customers in the most effective way.
  • As accountable for your dedicated customer portfolio within the region, you work with a high degree of autonomy, supported and coached by your sales manager.



What you bring…


  • A strong commercial dive, great communication skills & pro-active attitude are key!
  • Strong value selling skills, based on listening, inquiry and analysis.
  • Good business acumen and analytical skills. A sound technical understanding and an eagerness to learn.
  • A team player and trusted advisor.
  • Excellent computer skills with proficiency in SAP & MS Office.



What we offer…


  • We offer an opportunity to take up a challenging commercial role with a high degree of autonomy, where you will make the difference.  
  • You will work in a professional global organization, which has the customer at the heart of the business.
  • We provide professional growth and development opportunities (for example via our Marketing & Sales Academy)



You grow, we grow... Better together. Bekaert offers continuous development opportunities.

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