Export Sales Executive

Are you working internally in Export Sales and ready to take on a Full Export Sales region that has massive potential?

This is an exciting opportunity to join the UK’s leading manufacturer and designer of intelligent cash handling solutions. Our customers in retail, banking and leisure industries use our products to enhance security, reduce shrinkage and deliver effective processes. The products are used globally to count and protect over $4 billion per day.

BASIC SALARY: £30,000 – £35,000 per annum

· £10k OTE but truly OPEN ENDED
· Company Pension Scheme

LOCATION: Based at the Office in Coventry when not travelling

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Midlands, Birmingham, Leicester, Warwick.

If you are fluent in German and want to build your Export Sales career and take full responsibility for your own region…. we should talk.

You should apply for this role if:
· You’re a great Export Sales Coordinator or Export Executive and want to handle your own accounts in your own region and have a genuine interest in modern technology and our products.
· You’re happy spending up to 50% of the time with our clients abroad (Germany, Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland and Poland).
· You have strong language skills in both English and German.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Export Sales Executive – German Speaking

Reporting to the Sales & Marketing Director the Export Sales Executive will be the face of our business, within the German speaking region and be responsible for:

· The growth and development of the territorial business through new and existing distribution channels and direct sales with major Retailers and key accounts in the Banking & Leisure sectors.
· Developing and implementing the sales strategy to achieve agreed growth targets.
· Closing new sales opportunities and introducing new services to your key stakeholders.
· Identifying and communicating with key influencers and decision makers at all levels within your territory.

Everyday duties include:
· To ensure the accounts receive first class customer service.
· To create and execute both national and local promotional programmes.
· To draw up annual Territory business plans for each designated account/market.
· To cross sell company brands into existing and new channels.

It’s impossible to tell you everything about this great opportunity here but contact us and we’ll send you the full role breakdown and company details.

PERSON SPECIFICATION: Export Sales Executive – German Speaking

As an Export Sales Executive you will be involved in helping develop our international sales effort in the designated area (Germany, Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland and Poland) so being fluent in German will be essential.

We’re inviting applications from Export Sales Coordinators / Export Sales Executives or Export Account Manager with a demonstrable internal sales background and who can show how / where targets have been set & regularly achieved.

Ideally, you’ll have sold into the Retail, Banking or Leisure sectors – this could be either display, cash handling/protection, retail equipment, POS or similar B2B products via a distribution channel, particularly in Germany. Fluent (spoken and written) German is essential and other languages will be advantageous.

In addition, you should:
· Achieve target sales and new account targets in line with Export objectives.
· Develop and maintain an intimate knowledge of key customer policies and conceive and implement specific customer strategic plans.
· Provide timely, achievable sales forecasts, fully evidenced by activity and sales trends.
· Maintain the CRM system for all existing and prospect accounts.


As one of the leading security products provider to UK retailers, we have grown to be one of the world’s leading suppliers of intelligent cash handling equipment across the globe. We work with our customers in retail, leisure and banking and as technology has changed, our products have evolved to meet the ever-growing needs of our customers.

INTERESTED? You truly can control your own destiny and be involved in growing your Export Career and your own major accounts. Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.

Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.

REF: IL15788, Wallace Hind Selection

Type: Permanent