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Business Development Manager

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Job Reference 1172451

Location Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Industry Renewables - Battery

Function Sales

Job Type Permanent

Date Added November 22, 2022

Our client who specializes in battery and demand response management for commercial and industrial customers is seeking a Business Development Manager/Regional Sales Manager to work remotely near Toronto, ON.

Required Skills:

  • A strong sales and business development background with an ability to apply business development techniques to develop and shape long-term opportunities to sale
  • Ability to accurately forecast sales cycles
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills – able to confidently present sophisticated technical concepts to a wide variety of stakeholders including operations managers, engineers, facility managers and CFO’s
  • Ability to influence and negotiate throughout complex, technical sales cycles involving multiple stakeholders
  • Objective focus
  • First-rate customer management skills, coupled with strong listening and communications skills
  • Experienced sales territory manager, able to develop and execute regional growth plans
  • Team player, able to work both individually and on team projects
  • Commercially aware
  • Well-honed interpersonal skills
  • Existing relationships / contacts with Canadian-based industrial and commercial consumers is desirable, but not essential
  • Trained at least one sales methodology (i.e. SPIN, TAS, Miller – Heiman)
  • Experience of working in SalesForce CRM and MS office (particularly MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word)


  • People-Oriented – the job requires building rapport with a wide range of individuals at all levels. To do so necessitates a positive, pro-active and self-starting attitude
  • Customer-Orientation – success in the role requires the identification and fulfillment of customer expectations
  • Committed to continuous improvement; ability to anticipate and be forward-thinking
  • Committed to an inspired workforce and realizing the company's aspirations
  • Known for upholding the absolute highest standards of integrity, moral character, and trust
  • Must be team-oriented and put the team’s objectives ahead of self
  • Must exude both confidence and humility at the same time
  • Commercial acumen
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic about green energy and technology with a “can do” attitude

Education & Certification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related business, management, commercial, engineering field, or relevant equivalent experience
  • Current, valid driver’s license
  • Candidates must successfully complete pre-employment background screen
  • S/he will possess significant experience in a customer-facing role (internal or external) with interdisciplinary internal collaboration and coordination responsibilities.

This is a remote position



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