Formwork Regional Business Development Manager APAC (Engineering Background) - Major Projects

  • Job Reference: 00000640-1
  • Date Posted: 4 January 2020
  • Recruiter: IhON People Recruitment
  • Location: APAC
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction, Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Person must come from an Engineering background. 

Location: Position can be based out of any country in South East Asia, with preference to Singapore, Malaysia and Philippines.

In order to strengthen the market position and to focus on the acquisition of large scale projects (such as High Rise & Infrastructure Projects; Thermal, Nuclear & Hydro power plants & dams, large bridges & tunnels), our Client is looking to appoint a Regional Business Development Manager focusing on the acquisition of large scale projects. 


Sales experience is required, however the main requirement is that this person has an engineering background

Proven Track Record in System Formwork Industry highly desired

Experience in engineering of civil infra/high rise or energy projects

Job Site experience on large scale projects (preferably within Asia Pacific)

Hands-on approach and mentality

Civil Engineering Degree

Willing to travel regularly, including travelling to remote places within Asia Pacific

Excellent command of English, any local “Asian” language skills are welcomed


To map out business opportunities and acquire large scale (infra & high rise & energy) projects with particular focus on profitability, long term market penetration and overall coverage

To identify market drivers & strategies as well as to develop and steer sales approaches

To coordinate and effectively communicate with all relevant stakeholders within the organization, especially with global expertise center and country sales and engineering network and resources

To develop both new and existing accounts and expand business through face-to-face contact and regular job site visits with customers

To be proactively involved and accountable from tendering through project acquisition and sometimes even entire project handling, depending on the complexity and scale of the project