Lead Generation-Sales Executive

Greycon is the world’s leading provider of production planning, scheduling, forecasting and manufacturing execution systems, that have been designed specifically for roll-based & flat sheet industries. We have over 30 years of history and operate throughout the world with 500 sites in over 40 countries. Our strength is the extensive range of specialist software solutions for Paper & Board, Plastic Films & Flexible Packaging, Nonwovens, Metals and Converting industries supported by powerful optimisation algorithms and a highly experienced team of consultants.

As a result of business expansion, we are seeking a confident, Lead Generation-Sales individual who will drive sales through new name clients from inbound referrals and assist towards driving business development through regional campaigns and sales initiatives.

As you are the first step in the sales process, the team will rely on your persuasive abilities and creative methods of finding them potential customers. You will be confident communicator as for the most part, your primary tools will be the telephone and e-mail. Furthermore, an ability to quickly learn the key features and benefits of our products, along with a persistent attitude underpinned by your excellent planning and organisation skills will enable you to succeed in this role.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Generate and find new prospects and customers to achieve an agreed budget.
  • Outbound cold calling to drive new named sales.
  • Lead to sale conversion from existing account referrals.
  • Create leads in (CRM) and maintain system with accurate details.
  • Contribute to the marketing activities and propose marketing campaigns and ideas.
  • Drive marketing / lead generation initiatives in line with business objectives, set by management.
  • Learn and be able to demonstrate solutions remotely.
  • Create, maintain and execute a clear sales plan for daily/ weekly/ monthly quarterly sales activity.
  • Meet and exceed sales bookings targets.
  • Meet and exceed all weekly and monthly activity expectations.
  • Support the external sales team when required.
  • Support all internal sales activity.
  • Research & development of new markets and new industries for our solutions.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Essential:

  • Demonstrable evidence of a commercial sales background with a track record in new business sales.
  • Excellent communication skills & and an ability to quickly establish customer rapport over the phone.
  • Skilled at telephone closing, by call out and cross selling backed up by credible prior history and proven ability to convert leads to meetings and to opportunities.
  • Experienced in internal sales and account management.
  • Comfortable in presenting benefit driven solutions to key contacts.
  • Results driven with the credibility to influence at all levels and the ability to think outside the box to identify potential leads and opportunities.
  • Able to independently plan, organise and follow job activities in accordance with their importance.

Desirable:

  • Experience or exposure to the software business in the context of supply chain planning and/or manufacturing.
  • Fluent in English, Spanish and preferably in Portuguese.
  • 1-3 years telemarketing and/or inside software sales experience.

Personal Characteristics will include:

  • Will have a proactive, optimistic, “can do”, solutions-driven approach that is both pragmatic and commercially viable.
  • Excellent team player, with strong demonstrable evidence of influencing and negotiating skills as well as the ability to forge strong internal and external working relationships.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong organisational skills.
  • Ambitious, hardworking, excellent communicator with a proven track record of engaging and partnering with key stakeholders.

IS THIS YOU?

If you are results driven and a self-motivated supportive team player, who can build confidence with colleagues across the business, then we would like to hear from you.

This is a fantastic career opportunity and the role offers superb potential to add value and quickly progress in a fast-paced environment.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and job responsibilities.

To apply for this position, please submit a covering letter and your CV (both in English) to rrhh@greycon.com

Junior Software Developer

Greycon is the world’s leading provider of production planning, scheduling, forecasting and manufacturing execution systems, designed specifically for roll-based & flat sheet industries. We have over 30 years of history and operate throughout the world with 500 sites in over 40 countries. Our strength is the extensive range of specialist software solutions for Paper & Board, Plastic Films & Flexible Packaging, Nonwovens, Metals and Converting industries supported by powerful optimization algorithms.

The successful candidate will join our office in Montevideo, during a time of rapid growth and exciting change as we expand our range of features and products. Greycon is a passionate, innovative and dynamic organization, which values success. We continuously challenge our team to extend and enhance our portfolio of products in an exciting, supportive, rewarding and fun environment.

POSITION

Are you a highly-motivated individual with a passion for delivering results? Are you ready to face new challenges and influence the development of new products?

If so, then Greycon are seeking to appoint a confident Junior Software Developer for an exciting new role. The Junior Software Developer is part of an agile development team, who will be responsible for building and working on Greycon’s software systems on top of the Microsoft .NET development stack. The individual will be involved in all areas of development from design and development through to testing.

Reporting to the Head of Development, you will be part of a team and will collaborate to develop, support, test and maintain the products.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

The role itself is very varied and will entail:

  • Design and develop appropriate workable solutions for change requests and bugs
  • Analyze and amend software errors in a timely fashion
  • Work within the defined company development process and standards
  • Carry out module testing and code peer reviews
  • Develop and improve automated test suites
  • Aim for a productive and efficient communication with colleagues
  • Support the deployment of new code to new/existing customers and consultants.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Essential:

  • Good understanding of object-oriented programming concepts
  • Good understanding of relational database design and querying concepts
  • Familiarity with version control concepts
  • Exposure to Microsoft .NET development using C#
  • Knowledge of agile development methodologies
  • Knowledge of unit testing

Desirable:

  • A Computer Science degree, Software Engineering degree or related qualification (advanced students are also welcome)
  • Previous working experience is advantageous

Your Personal Characteristics will include:

  • Have a good level of the English language in order to communicate both orally and in writing with colleagues on a daily basis
  • Logical and analytical, with a methodical approach to problem solving
  • Accurate, with high level of attention to detail
  • Self-motivated, resourceful and keen to learn and share knowledge
  • Able to remain calm and problem solve under pressure

If you are results driven and a self-motivated supportive team player, who can build confidence with colleagues across the business, then we would like to hear from you.

This is a fantastic career opportunity and the role offers superb potential to add value and quickly progress in a fast-paced environment.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and job responsibilities.

IS THIS YOU?

To apply for this position, please submit a covering letter and your CV (both in English) to rrhh@greycon.com

Posting period 3 weeks