Technical Sales Manager

Job Category: Sales Manager
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Derbyshire Long Eaton Nottinghamshire

We are now recruiting for our client for a Technical Sales Manager.  Based in Long Eaton, Nottinghamshire, this company is a market leader in the upholstery industry in the UK and exports throughout Europe.

We are looking for someone to join a highly motivated team with many years’ experience in the trade; knowledge of the upholstery industry is not essential but a technical background and a positive and enthusiastic approach is vital.

Duties –

– Reporting to the MD, the role involves mainly account management of current clients; making appointments and visiting clients to develop and maintain relationships.  This will usually take 2-3 days each week

– Advising clients on technical issues (as the industry is quite niche you will be trained on the specifics by the very knowledgable team, however previous technical know- how is essential for things like taking measurements, etc)

– Managing a small, internal team (approx 3 member of staff)

What we are looking for –

 – A team player with a flexible and methodical approach is key to this role; you will be expected to fit with the team and work in a professional yet friendly manner

– Excellent presentation/communication skills and commercial awareness.  Able to work on your own initiative

– This role may fit someone who is looking to take the next step in their career

What’s in it for you-

  – Starting salary £30-£35k per annum

 – Medical insurance, profit related bonus

 – Company car (after 6 months)

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