Sales Engineer

Vacancy number • PUB408270

Sales Engineer

  • Queensland
  • Closes 19 July
  • 38 hours
  • Professional Bachelor

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About this job

  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Queensland

What is required?

  • hours per week: 38
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Friday, 19 July 2024


Brunel is partnering with a global flow control organisation, who are searching for a highly skilled Sales Engineer to join their team in QLD.

About this role

The Sales Engineer will spearhead sales, service and marketing initiatives for high-quality products, petrochemical valves and new product development initiatives within East Australia.


This client-facing position requires building relationships with customers, local sales team and agents to generate new business opportunities and customers. The Sales Engineer should be able to create demand for company to deliver the products and services required to be a successful solutions provider/ partner. This includes working directly with the customer base to grow our breadth of products and services to our customers as well as generate new business opportunities

  • Develop strategic sales plans to meet booking targets and drive business growth across East Australia.
  • Regularly visit customers to build relationships, identify new opportunities, and gain deep insights into their needs and buying behaviors.
  • Utilize tools such as Strategic Selling Blue Sheet and manage SFDC diligently to forecast sales and track performance.
  • Deliver compelling technical presentations and gather market intelligence to keep our offerings competitive.
  • Collaborate with inside sales engineers and cross-functional teams to craft tailored proposals and solutions.
  • Handle commercial negotiations and maintain robust partnerships with channel partners and stakeholders.


  • University degree in mechanical engineering, instrumentation engineering or process control.
  • Extensive related experience in handling control valves or pumps projects.
  • Any prior experience or knowledge in Oil & Gas (midstream LNG production) and Power (Coal Fired, Combined cycle plants) will be added advantage.
  • A strong, confident and mature leader who is able to motivate, coach and mentor people and build teams.
  • Trustworthy, open & communicative individual, who is adaptable, stress-tolerant and goal-oriented.
  • Self-motivated, positive and enthusiastic, with initiative and drive, and a strong sense of urgency in solving problems.
  • Fluency in English with good communication, facilitation and interpersonal skills, as client-facing time is approximately 70-75%.
  • Strong intellect and business acumen, with a good understanding of cultural nuances.
  • Ability to travel within Australia & NZ. Estimated travel frequency is approx 40% of the time.


  • Brisbane or Gladstone based preferred. Other East Coast locations are acceptable.
  • Mon- Fri
  • Opportunity to travel interstate and NZ.
  • Competitive annual salary with additional benefits including car allowance, and IT set up for work from home.
  • Permanent hire with the client.

About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trade and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.
Operating locally since 1997, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 45 countries, 120 offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

Empowering people is our business. Our specialist recruiters strive to connect talented individuals with opportunities that align not only with your immediate expectations, but your long-term career trajectory as well. Brunel has built a reputation for working with some of the world’s largest and most innovative businesses. Talk to us about how we can help you to reach your goals.

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If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Tim Stock quoting publication number: PUB408270

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