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Sales Manager

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus

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    James Porteous

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

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  • Startdate:

    March 2021

UK & International - Capital Equipment Sales Manager

An international organisation with offices in the US and China, the company are an industry leader in their niche field.

The company design and manufacture high value machines used in manufacturing processes, specifically metals and mainly used within aerospace, automotive, defence, nuclear sectors.

Sales Manager Job responsibilities-

This is a long sales cycle position, it is a slow and technical sales role.

  • Maintaining contact with customer base & international agents
  • New Business Development
  • Regular overseas travel (15+ weeks P/A)
  • Preparations of quotations, estimates and specifications
  • Some design work (if have the skills)
  • Working closely with the engineering, manufacturing and after sales departments
  • Marketing, attending trade shows/conferences


  • Sales experience of high value, highly technical capital equipment
  • Experience with welding equipment highly favoured
  • Within a regular commuting distance of Cambridge
  • Technically adept, ideally from an engineering background with formal qualifications/certification (tool maker, precision engineering, welding, metallurgy, material science of particular interest)

Further detail-

  • Reporting into Sales Director
  • Circa £70,000 p/a DOE (Reviewed at 6 months)
  • Pension contribution in excess of 6%
  • Family Healthcare scheme
  • National and International travel
  • Bonus scheme (5-10%)

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