(Junior) Sales Engineer (m/w/d)

About us

Fichtner Water & Transportation is one of the leading German engineering firms operating internationally. With over 300 employees, we work globally in the fields of Water Supply and Sanitation, Waste Management, Traffic and Transport, Environmental Planning, Mining, Geotechnics, Structural Engineering and Offshore Wind Power. In Germany, we have offices in Stuttgart, Freiburg, Hamburg, Leipzig, Munich, Berlin and Essen.

Among our clients are companies from the sectors of central utility supplies and waste management, public administration institutions, international development and commercial banks, investors as well as industrial enterprises.

Within the strong network of the Fichtner Group, we handle complex and highly specialised consulting and planning jobs in a transdisciplinary team.

As a growing firm, we would like to expand our team with an engineer (m/f/d) for international business development in water and sanitation, preferably for our location in Stuttgart, with immediate effect.

Your Tasks

  • Elaboration of our technical offers for consulting and engineering services in close cooperation with our project managers and specialist engineers
    • Description of the technical approach
    • Initial scheduling and staff planning
    • Involvement in the calculation of offers
    • Assistance in bid negotiations
  • Support with the preparation of prequalification documents
  • Support in the identification of project opportunities

Your Profile

We welcome applicants with professional experience as well as graduates!

  • Degree in engineering, preferably with a focus on water and sanitation or environment
  • First professional experience as a planning engineer or project manager in the execution of international projects is an advantage, particularly in projects financed by international donors
  • Very good understanding of project implementation and the ability to explain complex issues in a comprehensible, structured and clear manner
  • Enthusiasm for helping to shape sustainable and innovative water supply and sanitation systems in light of climate change and current global challenges
  • Very good English language skills, good knowledge of German and other languages (French, Spanish) is an advantage
  • Strong internal and external communication skills
  • Willingness to make short business trips and trips at short notice, in the context of preparing offers and contracts
  • Self-confident and professional appearance as well as strong client orientation

Our Offer

  • As an owner-managed family enterprise with a company tradition stretching back 100 years, we provide an environment that unites enduring value with innovative capability
  • Culture of staff appreciation, equal opportunity and attractive career prospects in a national and international work environment with a motivated team of both young and experienced staff
  • Long-term development opportunities; our staff’s average length of stay is 10 years
  • Modern digital infrastructure enabling staff to work remotely
  • Flexible working hours and the possibility to work with a high degree of personal responsibility
  • Extensive fringe benefits, company health promotion, e-bike leasing, company events and joint sports activities
  • Company canteen with a selection of freshly prepared menus
  • Conveniently located offices with very good connections to public transport
  • Comprehensive and thorough induction with the possibility of continuing professional development
  • Working environment that promotes job satisfaction

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Additional information

Additional information

Division/company

Fichtner Water & Transportation GmbH

Reference number

000318

Your contact

Madlien Richter
+49 711 89951845

City

Stuttgart

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