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Area Sales Manager

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    £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Commission, car, pension

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    Dan Bryant

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    7 months ago

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Area Sales Manager / Field Sales Engineer required for a leading manufacturer of mechanical handling equipment.

The Area Sales Manager / Field Sales Engineer will be responsible for selling to a range of industries including water, timber, mining, sugar and cement; someone with mechanical handling / materials handling equipment experience would be ideal for the position. A strong background in MRO sales with a focus on chain, sprockets, and transmission is essential.

£35K - £40K+
Commission - 3% new business & 1% existing business
Company car, phone, laptop

The Role
The Area Sales Manager / Field Sales Engineer will be responsible for the sales of mechanical handling equipment, chain, sprockets, to range of clients in industries such as water, aggregates, recyling, ports
Managing daily sales enquiries, updating new and existing account information through CRM.
Supported by UK internal sales office, Maintaining good relationships with existing clients, calling and maintaining existing customer accounts in North East and surrounding areas.
Up selling additional and ancillary products in addition to company core product ranges.
Identifying new business opportunities and markets
Developing and supporting distributor partnerships
Managing leads obtained through the website
Assisting with developing group sales

Proven experience as an Area Sales Manager / Technical Sales Manager / Field Sales Manager / Business Development Manager / Key Account Manager / Sales Engineer
Heavy duty Mechanical Handling / Material Handling equipment experience
Experience selling chain, sprockets is essential
Happy with extensive travel
Full driving license

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