Sales Manager

up to £48,000 plus car & excellent benefits
04 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Sales Manager

Job ref: 60708 | up to £48,000 plus car & excellent benefits | Midlands

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an international business which is at the forefront of their market. The company are dedicated to the research and development of innovative products and can offer an exciting career to the right individual.

The job

The Sales Manager is responsible for developing sales in an allocated geographical sector and within your particular market. You will manage and develop a professional customer portfolio, to whom you’ll promote the company products. As the client's first point of contact, you will represent the company brands and ensure a high level of customer satisfaction. You will manage the overall customer portfolio, identify new sales opportunities, ensure achievement of quantified targets, advise on competitor activity, prepare annual sales budget, provide comprehensive sales support and advice including making technical recommendations and negotiating sales proposals and actively monitor sales activity of the portfolio by compiling regular reports on results. This role presents the opportunity to be the face of the business providing a vital interface between the customer and R&D.

Your experience

To be considered for the Sales Manager role, you will possess a strong B2B sales / account management commercial experience within the food industry, working directly with and selling into manufacturing clients. Ideally educated to a degree level, you will have a proven track record of delivering sales growth and achieving sales profit plus possess excellent project management and account management skills. A full UK driving licence is essential.

More details

The Sales Manager job is based in the Midlands region, it is predominantly a home based position, however you will be based on site in the Midlands 1-2 days per week. The role is paying up to £48,000 according to individual skills and previous experience plus excellent benefits including company car, fuel, pension, 25% bonus and BUPA private healthcare.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want be considered for the Sales Manager job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Andrew Wimbs, quoting job reference 60708.

What happens next

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