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Date Added: Wed 08/03/2023

Technical Sales Executive

Hemel Hempstead, HP2, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £28000 - £35000/annum + 12k uncapped comission

We're working with a marketing leading manufacturer in the construction and engineering sector, as they seek an experienced B2B Sales Executive to join the team. Ideally candidates will have a technical sales background and experience within the construction, engineering, marine, manufacturing sectors, though candidates with confident sales ability and no technical sales experience will also be considered.

The roles are hybrid inbound/outbound but as the business is so established and a market leader in their field, for the first 3 - 6 months any outbound work is likely going to be to previous customers and warm as opposed to cold, and there's every chance you could only be working on the inbound side for the majority of the time. This said they do encourage staff to get out and meet clients in person once established within the business, and pool cars are available for this.

The role would be office based for the first 6 months as due to the learning curve with the products and the technical nature of what they do it's essential you're amongst the team whilst working. However some hybrid working can be considered post successful completion of probation, should this be desirable longer term.

Responsibilities Include

Managing inbound enquiries and customer visits
Dealing directly with customers delivering exceptional 5* customer service
Ensuring their CRM system is updated to track leads/pipeline
Key Account management, to maintain relationships and drive repeat business
Outbound warm calling to potential new customers and occasional proactive research to seek out potential new customers
Continuing industry research to improve technical capability
Attending events and suppliersRequired Skills & Experience:

You'll be tenacious & hungry attitude to sales
Excellent written & verbal communication
Ability to work well within a team
Ability to organise and deliver results
Clear and confident telephone manner with Inquisitive and positive nature
Excellent numerical skills
Confident using Microsoft 365 Office software and experience working with CRM platforms
3 Years B2B sales experience preferred
A confident and pro-active nature, so you'll be always looking for Solutions and ways to improve
You'll be Self Motivated and have a passion to go beyond ExpectationThis is a fantastic opportunity with considerable earning potential for a motivated and proactive salesperson. Due to the location of the offices, this position will be suitable for those commuting from areas such as Welwyn Garden City, Hitchin, Luton, Hemel Hempstead, Stevenage, Aylesbury, Hertford, London, Watford, Elstree, Harpenden or Letchworth.

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