Sales Director Mexico

Job Information

Department: Sales

Location: Mexico

Job Title: Sales Director Mexico

Status: open

About Shainin

Shainin is a consulting company with a global footprint focusing on solving the most complex technical problems in the world. Shainin’s methodology has been built and optimized for technical problem solving with a focus on speed, efficiency, and sustainability in complex and constrained environments. Our deep roots are within product development and manufacturing and our services have evolved to support business process performance and optimization. Shainin's engineers combine statistical thinking with engineering insight to solve problems that were thought to be unsolvable. 

We target reducing risks, improving system performance, delivering optimized operations, and ensuring quality and reliability. We provide these services across the entire product life cycle working in cross functional domains.

Job Description

Lead the business development objective of profitable growth in Mexico by increasing sales through the addition of new clients and the expansion of existing clients.

The Director of Sales will be responsible for growing Shainin services within existing clients (automotive centric) and for developing new long term clients in Mexico (automotive and beyond).  Shainin’s plan is to aggressively expand in the region by increasing both problem solving services and training services.

Skills and Functions

Candidates will possess significant experience in engineering, manufacturing, and operations. The Director of Sales will need to demonstrate:

  • A passion for selling and ensuring exceptional delivery of complex problem solving and training services.
  • The ability to develop long, lasting executive level relationships at existing clients to expand the breadth and volume of Shainin services.
  • The ability to target new clients and establish key relationships to introduce Shainin services.
  • Professional delivery of services, project/program reporting, and executive sponsorship.
  • Partnership with the Technical Director for Mexico to manage Shainin resources and actively recruit additional resources to support growth.
  • Effective delivery of Rolling Top 5 services and ability to teach the Rolling Top 5 Leadership class.
  • Development and execution of a sales and marketing plan tailored for Mexico leveraging the Shainin web site and other internet opportunities.
  • The ability to travel and schedule meetings with potential clients throughout Mexico and occasionally South America.

Working Experience Requirements:

  • Preferable Shainin methodology knowledge (certification as a Rolling Top 5 Executive or Manager, Red X Journeyman or Master).
  • Experience interfacing and presenting to manufacturing and engineering executives.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office tools required (Project, Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
  • Experience in project management and managing parallel projects.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently without daily guidance.
  • Able to travel extensively within Mexico and occasionally to South America.

Minimum Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. 
  • Experience executing Shainin or related quality improvement methodology required.
  • Statistical knowledge.
  • Outstanding written and presentation skills required for presenting and selling services.
  • Exceptional analytical skills required.
  • Language: Native fluency in Spanish and English.