Job Title: Technical Sales Engineer – Instrumentation

Company/Organization: Career Directions Ltd (CDL Kenya)

Location: CDL Kenya

Job Type: Contract

Job Overview

Our client is seeking a Technical Sales Engineer – Instrumentation to drive sales and business development for their instrumentation business in Kenya and Tanzania. The role focuses on maintaining key relationships and managing business activities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Strive to become the preferred supplier for our client’s Measurement & Analytical products.
  • Collaborate with Inside Sales to generate quotes and provide technical support.
  • Provide insights on market trends, customer preferences, and competitive positioning.
  • Manage and report the bookings quota monthly for sales forecasting.
  • Work with principals to maximize sales potential.
  • Prepare and submit monthly forecasts with the Country Director and General Manager of Sales.
  • Develop and execute plans to grow the instrumentation business.
  • Participate in industry events and trade shows.

Essential Functions:

  • Develop and implement business plans for strategic accounts in coordination with the Country Director and Sales Management.
  • Ensure alignment with SBU sales targets and initiatives.
  • Adhere to company policies, including Safety, Quality, and Compliance.
  • Participate in meetings to discuss sales performance, market dynamics, and customer feedback.

Job Scope:

  • Customers: Internal and external
  • Travel: Up to 50%
  • Business Size: $55-$10M



  • Bachelor’s Degree with at least 2-3 years of sales experience in Oil & Gas, Power, Water, Mining, F&B, and Renewables industries in East Africa (preferably Tanzania).
  • Familiarity with field/analytical instrumentation and flow meters, and understanding of local approval processes.
  • Proven experience in Measurement and Flow Technologies with a successful sales management track record.


  • 2-3 years of experience with strong industry credibility and success in selling measurement solutions and providing technical support.

Application Process

Deadline: 14th July 2024

All candidates should send their updated CVs and application letters through Brightermonday Portal by clicking on the ‘Apply Now’ section.


About Career Directions Ltd

Industry: Sales

Location: CDL Kenya

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