Area Sales Manager

Due to significant growth, we have an opportunity for an experienced New Business Territory Sales Manager / Field Sales Executive to sell a range of high value bespoke solutions UK wide. You will be selling to a variety of markets including Food & Beverage Manufacturing, Process & Packaging Machinery, Building Services and Industrial Equipment.

SALARY: £30,000-£35,000

BENEFITS:
· OTE: £40,000 upwards
· Company Car
· 25 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays
· 4% Pension Contribution

LOCATION: With a head office near Huntingdon, this is a field based position covering the UK with regular visits to the Head Office.

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: St Ives, Huntingdon, Cambridge, Peterborough, Birmingham, Bedfordshire, Northampton, Kettering, Milton Keynes, Norwich, Leicester, Banbury, Aylesbury, Oxford, Watford, Welwyn Garden City, Derby, Lincoln, Stevenage, Royston, Nottingham, Grantham, Coventry, Rugby, Wellingborough, Luton, Corby, Bury St Edmunds, Buckingham

JOB SPECIFICATION: Area Sales Manager / Business Development Manager - UV Disinfection

We are a world leader in the growing sector of UV (Ultra Violet) Disinfection Systems. Due to massive demand, we have an opportunity for a Territory Sales Manager / Field Sales Executive to drive new business growth across the UK into the following growing markets: Food & Beverage Manufacturing, Process & Packaging Machinery, Building Services and Industrial Equipment.

Working alongside the Managing Director and Internal Business Development Manager you will plan and generate new business sales across the UK. Your responsibilities will include:

· Self-generating leads as well as following up enquiries.
· Strategic business planning including identifying target markets and planning sales campaigns.
· Territory planning.
· Booking and attending client meetings.
· Selling a range of solutions varying in value from £2k – £25k in a consultative manner.

Many of our products are unique and therefore we enjoy little competition in our sector; giving you a huge sales advantage.

REQUIREMENTS: Area Sales Manager / Business Development Manager - UV Disinfection

As the Territory Sales Manager/ Field Sales Executive, you must have a successful track record of closing deals in a New Business, external sales role within a technical or engineering environment. A technical qualification would be advantageous but not mandatory. You must be experienced selling a high-value or bespoke product or solution/service, circa £20k AOV into the food and beverage, building services, general industrial, marine, or agriculture verticals.

To be considered for this role you MUST be an experienced New Business field sales professional with a proven track record of closing high value deals from within an engineering environment.

You will have experience of:
· Selling high value/bespoke services OR products into the food and beverage, building services or industrial equipment market.
· Have a highly entrepreneurial mindset with experience of finding and winning new business.
· Demonstrate success of solution sales, ideally with values of circa £20k plus.
· Be highly skilled at identifying new business opportunities through self-generated leads.
· Be an experienced territory planner; used to working independently and being highly organised.

COMPANY PROFILE:

We are world leaders in specialist UV Disinfection for various industrial and commercial markets. Our products vary from small units to large bespoke systems for use within factory, marine or farming environments. We have grown by 20% over the last 18 months and show no signs of stopping. We are now poised for the next stage in our strategic growth and now is a great time to be joining us.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Sales Executive, Field Sales Executive, Business Development Executive, Sales Manager, Area Sales Manager, Territory Sales Manager, Business Development Manager, Technical Sales Executive, Technical Sales Manager, Technical Sales Engineer, Packaging Equipment, Process and Packaging Machinery, Water Treatment, Marine, Materials Handling, Capital Equipment, Food Manufacturing, Food processing, Drink Manufacturing, Drink Processing, General Industrial, Agriculture, Leisure.

Please Note - We have been selected as the exclusive retained partner for this role so any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Antonia D'cruz quoting Area Sales Manager- UV Disinfection and reference AD15232 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683328 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.