Sales Manager

Active since

May 2018



Educational Level

BSc Hons Degree in Business or a Technical Discipline (Engineering certifications preferred);


10+ years’ experience

Employment Type




Nikini helps industrial customers digitize and automate their production and operations to increase productivity, efficiency, time-to- market, and quality. We build innovative industrial solutions, delivering data-driven automation to support our customers strengthen their competitive advantage.

We are looking for a driven Sales Manager with strong people management skills and a sound revenue growth track record. The candidate will be a player/coach for our salesforce and be accountable for ensuring personal and team monthly forecasts are achieved consistently.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is an experienced Sales Manager (10+ years) able to provide sound leadership and technical guidance to a newly built salesforce;
  • Has the ability to grasp trends by product lines and territory to have clear understanding on how to drive priorities;
  • Has a strong sales record and ability to learn technical solutions;
  • Is passionate about growing a business and providing strong support to customers;
  • Has polished soft skills, articulate communication style based on audience need and is bi-lingual;
  • Is willing to travel and build customer relationships f2f with key customers with a broad understanding of industries in Sri Lanka and strong problem-solving capabilities;
  • Has strong attention to detail, high levels of personal drive, a resilient nature, with high expectations of yourself and others.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Drive top-line sales growth faster than market peers and ensure Nikini’s salesforce meets sales targets consistently;
  • Accountable for Profit & Loss;
  • Ensure all people management responsibilities are exceeded including developing employee competencies;
  • Learn competitor landscape and keep abreast of new technological developments;
  • Partner closely with cross-functional leaders to ensure aligned objectives and outcomes.

Knowledge requirements:

  • BSc Hons Degree in Business or a Technical Discipline (Engineering certifications preferred);
  • Minimum 5 years General Manager experience, with responsibility of US5Million + P&L;
  • Demonstrated track record of growing sales revenue;
  • Proven technical and commercial acumen, with experience of leading multi-disciplinary teams in growth mode.


Nikini is a team of passionate, honest, smart people, excited about engineering, working together to empower each other, push the envelope and deliver great solutions for our customers. You can find us in our Colombo 05 offices at 249 High Level Road, conveniently located in the Colombo metropolitan area.

If the above job sounds great to you, contact us on the below now!