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Primary Location: 

Italy - Genova, IT

Function:  Sales & Marketing
Job Category:  Sales & Marketing

Sales Support Engineer

Wärtsilä is looking for a Sales Support Engineer to support Italian team In Service Unit Mediterranean and Atlantic, with specific focus on Wärtsilä Propulsion and Seals & Bearings Products. He/She will be responsible for following and developing business in Italy through a high level quality of Quotation Management and will also be involved in technical-commercial Customer visits when needed.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of proposal packages, services offers, costs estimates, wordings, terms & conditions, tender documents, mostly dedicated to Wärtsilä Propulsion and Seals & Bearings Products.
  • Preparation, check e discussing of costs estimates with the entities involved in the delivery process (FS Operations, Contract Management Marine, and Wärtsilä Delivery Organizations).
  • Participate in contract reviews in cooperation with local Sales and Business Lines/Areas Organization.
  • Utilization of internal tools (i.e.: Services Configurator, CRM, SAP, etc.).
  • Support the internal structure in answering to customer’s technical requests.
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders and ensure timely and accurate offer processes.
  • Interfacing with customers to ensure the correct process in sending offer and accepting order.



  • Technical drawings understanding, technical trouble-shooting skills in order to support customers during problem identification and/or scope of supply detailing.
  • Advanced technical background in order to identify and propose the proper Solution from Propulsion and Seals & Bearings Catalogue.
  • High level of technical skills on Propulsion and S&B Products to support the customer’s planning of service activities to be offered as a priority and targeted.
  • Advanced knowledge of Office Suite (Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Advanced elements of costs estimate and quoting processes/activities.
  • Written and spoken English/Italian for daily activities is required. Plus, written and spoken French/Spanish is appreciated.
  • Customer service mind-set.
  • Workload and time management.
  • Willingness and learning skills on technical/mechanical.
  • Sense of urgency and good capability in prioritising.
  • Sense of ownership.
  • Team-work spirit.
  • Wärtsilä Propulsion and Seals & Bearings technical knowledge (or experiences in field/technical service activities).
  • Wärtsilä way of working understanding.



The ideal candidate does have technical high school certificate and/or technical M.Sc / B.Sc degrees.



  • It is strongly preferred a previous experience in Sales and/or Technical Support related to Propulsion and Seals & Bearings Products.
  • Multiple years of work experience in business environment and in structured and demanding organizations.
  • Daily experience in Microsoft Excel spreadsheets utilization.



Please submit your application before: 16.10.2019



This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2017, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.9 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at