Business Development Manager - Civil Infrastructure - Vic/Tas

Wagner Industrial Services Pty Ltd
CBD & Inner Suburbs
New Business Development
Full time
Posted 20 Dec 2021

The Position - Short Description

Wagners Composite Fibre Technologies are looking to appoint a motivated Business Development Manager to oversee our strategic growth in Victoria and Tasmania. Due to unprecedented growth in Australia and Globally, we are seeking an experienced BDM who is self-motivated, and is willing to travel within both states. You will revel in the challenges of taking an innovative New Generation Building materials product to the market.

About the role

As the face of the company in Victoria/Tasmania you will have the ability to create and apply an effective sales strategy. The role encompasses business development through forging strong relationships with existing clients while seeking out new opportunities from a wide range of potential customers. The goal is to drive sustainable growth through enhancing our presence in the market, the increased sales will establish the company as the premium solution in the outdoor Infrastructure market.  


  • Management of the business development within Victorian/Tasmanian in both the Custom Build and Power Industry divisions
  • Actively identify business opportunities within Victorian/Tasmania
  • Identifying and qualifying / quantifying leads
  • Promote the company’s products/services addressing or predicting clients’ objectives
  • Build long-term relationships with new and existing customers
  • Presentations to the engineering fraternity to assist in growing the products acceptance and establish specification in projects
  • Develop a growth strategy focused both on financial gain and customer satisfaction
  • Assist in Project Contract Negotiations, ensuring adherence to law-established rules and guidelines
  • Using the companies CRM maintain contacts and records of enquiries, sales and pipeline etc.
  • Provide trustworthy feedback and after-sales support
  • Report on a regular basis to the national manager, new opportunities, customer engagement, developments within the engineeringmarkets, as well as market intel from the customer base and opposition developments and movements
  • Conduct research to identify new markets and customer needs when required
  • The territory encompasses Victoria and Tasmania so travel is a prerequisite within the prescribed territory, plus some travel within other Australian states and overseas for meetings will be as required.

Skills and Experience / Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the Local Council, State and Federal Government construction market, along with the General Civil construction market, and an understanding of the contract and tendering processes
  • Construction and engineering knowledge or background will be highly regarded
  • A Mechanical aptitude is essential
  • Sales and BDM experience in engineering civil/structural products
  • High level written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to travel extensively within VIC and TAS or as requested
  • Proven working experience as a business development manager, sales executive or a relevant role with a preference for products and services in the civil and structural engineering fields.
  • Proven sales track record
  • Proficiency in MS Office and CRM software (e.g. Salesforce)
  • Proven communication and negotiation skills
  • Time management and planning skills


Wagners is a dynamic and diverse business with a footprint spanning across the globe. We pride ourselves on our culture of inclusiveness, community support and strong family values.  We provide a workplace where employees are encouraged to work together safely to solve problems others find too challenging. At Wagners we have a strong focus on the wellbeing of our staff with our recently updated Health and Wellbeing program that includes participation in sporting events and health seminars. We provide opportunities to grow personally and professionally with the ability to work across different areas of the business and receive training and development throughout your career. We strongly believe in hiring the best and promoting from within.


A Competitive Remuneration package of Salary, Car, Superannuation, and an incentive program after a qualifying period will await the successful applicant, as well as 

  • Medium and Long Term Career development opportunities
  • Discounts for corporate health insurance
  • Peer support program and EAP
  • Strong safety culture
  • Your contribution to results, insight and feedback will be valued

About Us

Wagners Composite Fibre Technologies (WCFT) is a world leader in the development and application of FRP composite engineered materials. The WCFT vision is to revolutionize the global FRP market by being number one in providing infrastructure with innovative engineered solutions capitalizing on the inherent benefits of WCFT manufacturing.

How to apply

Suitable candidates will proceed through the Wagners Recruitment Process; employment references and medical including drug and alcohol screening.

To be eligible for this expression of interest, you must have the right to work in Australia. Wagners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and promotes a Safe work environment. If you are interested in being a part of Wagners growing global business, please submit your application using the links below.

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