View job
Tell A Friend
Your Name*
Your Email*
Job Title*
Friend Email*
Friend Email
Friend Email
Friend Email
Friend Email
Max Length is 250 Chars

Defence Business Development Manager

APC Technology
Date Published: 07 May 2018
Defence Full-Time
Public No salary information listed.
Project Management Cheltenham SA 5014, Australia
Defence Business Development Manager
  • Permanent position in a dynamic, rapidly growing Adelaide based company.
  • Ongoing career opportunities and professional development.
  • Lead and grow the defence business with the full support of engineering and senior management.

APC Technology is an Australian company that has been designing and manufacturing custom military and industrial computing solutions for over 30 years. We have an enviable client base across a diverse range of industries. As part of our strategic plan we are recruiting a Business Development Manager to grow our established defence customer base.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a successful track record in identifying and winning new business. It is expected they will have established networks and an understanding of how to do business within defence. Applicants with a background in one of the forces will be highly regarded.

APC Technology has a proven track record of offering clients unique solutions. Therefore the ability to think ‘outside the square’ will set the ideal candidate apart from others. Though not essential, a technical background will also enable a quicker understanding of our clients needs and enable the right person to hit the ground running.  Full support of the Engineering department will be available as required.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Generation and implementation of sales strategies to develop new business opportunities and grow our existing business.
  • Qualify and close sales opportunities.
  • Build effective relationships with new and existing customers and relevant industry/ government bodies domestically and internationally.
  • Provide market intelligence to aide business planning and product development.


Key attributes:

  • Demonstrated sales background with a passion for selling the value proposition.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Established network within the defence industry.
  • Previous experience in one of the forces will be highly regarded.
  • Experience gained in a technical background is highly desirable.
  • Able to work independently while understanding the value of teamwork.

This is a full time position which will be pivotal in shaping APC Technology’s future direction during a time of growth. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will have the opportunity to move into a senior role in the future dependent on performance.

The role will be based at the head office & manufacturing facility in Cheltenham, South Australia. Travel will be expected.

If you feel you can bring something special to our organisation please forward your resume including a covering letter by COB on Friday 25 May 2018.

All applicants must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job. For more information about APC Technology visit www.apctechnology.com.au.

Hayley Turnbull, Office Manager
08 8363 0400