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Grundfos - Water Utility Sales Engineer

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Grundfos is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of pumps and pumping systems with a worldwide network of sales, service and manufacturing. We contribute to global sustainability by pioneering water technologies that improve quality of life for people and care for the planet.

Grundfos supplies a full line of equipment and solutions designed specifically for all stages of the water cycle, covering intake, treatment and distribution of drinking water and the following collection, transportation and treatment of wastewater.

Grundfos sales operate in three different market segments: Building Services, Industry and Water Utility. Grundfos products are mainly distributed through local distribution channels, although sometimes they are sold directly to the end-user. Our company prides itself on its ’social responsibility’ and open working environment. We consider our employees as one of the most important elements for achieving success.

If you wish to work in a company with 21st century solutions, where we are people focused and, where Collaboration, Accountability and Customer Centricity are our most valued behaviors, then do not miss this unique opportunity to join us! We are looking for highly-motivated, result oriented individuals for the following position - to be part of our growing team:

Water Utility External Sales Engineer

Role purpose:

The Water Utility External Sales Engineer will contribute to reaching the sales growth ambition and increasing the market share in the water utility market in Scandinavia. The main objective is to apply subject matter knowledge and demonstrate technical and business insight as well as provide excellent customer service. This is done through direct interaction with customers and close cooperation with both internal sales, engineering departments and global expert teams. As part of the 2020 strategy is to develop the customer orientation, you will play an important role in realizing this challenge. You will report directly to the Sales Director and you will be part of a dynamic team within an international setting.


As Water Utility External Sales Engineer, the main responsibilities will be to:

  • Establish contact and develop new M&E consultants and end users including lobbying with local authorities with the potential to use Grundfos products and services
  • Provide product technical support to customers, consultants and contractors, ensuring specification and correct application of Grundfos’ products
  • Achieve agreed sales targets on specified projects or jobs
  • Conduct seminars for consultants and contactors including branding initiatives, media design, advertising, promotional campaigns and trade shows
  • Register all activities  and opportunities with customers in the global CRM tool according to company guidelines
  • Ensure customer master data is updated on portfolio of customers under their responsibility


  • You possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or another technical or engineering degree relevant to the water sector or you have a commercial degree and have worked with technical sales within the industry
  • You have a proven track record of min. 3 years of experience in one or more of the following domains:
    • Applications within water utility and waste water processes
    • Pumps, Hydraulics and controls/monitoring of products
    • Project Management
    • Specialized Engineering Companies within the water utility / waste water sectors
    • Operation of water of wastewater systems
  • You are computer literate (E.g. Microsoft Office, SAP knowledge, CRM, CAD…)
  • You speak and write English at a professional level
  • You are an autonomous, structured, motivated, detail oriented team player, with excellent communication skills, passionate about selling and delivering an excellent service to your customers

Additional information:

You will join an international organisation with app. 19.000 highly skilled and motivated employees. The organisation has strong values and culture and you will have training and great career development opportunities as well as a competitive compensation and benefits package.

There are several open positions across Scandinavia, and if you wish to hear more about a specific position, please contact the local consultant:

Applications and CV in English or local languages can be uploaded via the local link at - local reference numbers:

For Denmark – DK-04028

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