Field Sales Executive

  • Location

    Swindon

  • Sector:

    Sales & Business Development, Manufacturing, Logistics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £36000 per annum, Benefits: 10% bonus, Car Allowance + more!

  • Contact:

    Imogen Wilson

  • Contact email:

    iwilson@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0117 906 5802

  • Job ref:

    IW-183

  • Published:

    4 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-21

  • Startdate:

    2022-06-20

  • Consultant:

    Imogen Wilson

Are you a highly successful sales professional with a proven track record of exceeding sales targets for a specific geographical region? The UK’s largest distributor of surfacing materials is recruiting for a Field Sales Executive to join their growing team covering the Swindon area.

This is a permanent role working Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5.30pm with a salary up to £36,000 per annum + car allowance (£450 per month) + 10% quarterly bonus based on performance and objectives set. Other benefits include 31 days holiday (increasing to 33 with length of service), pension, and life assurance.

As a Field Sales Executive you will report into the Regional Sales Manager with responsibility for maintaining your existing client base and winning new business in your territory. To represent and promote the company with customers and to generate sales enquiries and orders from both new and existing accounts, to achieve budgeted sales in your region. You will identify key accounts and build strong relationships with those customers, providing an excellent standard of ongoing customer care, planning territory visits to ensure that customers are contacted at the required frequency. You will be proactive and assertive in seeking new business and re-activating dormant accounts.

The role will also include Negotiating sales deals that will achieve budgeted margins and which conform to the company’s sales policies. You will gather competitor and customer information and report weekly on general market activity to the branch manager whilst maintaining and growing your existing customer portfolio.
 
We are keen to hear from applicants with at least 2 years’ experience in a field sales role with proven success in exceeding targets. Any knowledge of the trade industry (kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms or office furniture) or laminates, worktops, flooring, solid surface or panelling products would be advantageous. A clean driving license is a requirement for this role as you will be travelling majority of the week.

This role would suit: Sales Executive, Field Sales Executive, Field Sales Rep, Face-to-Face Sales Representative, Face-to-Face Sales Associate, Business Development Executive, Sales Consultant, Business Development  Manager, Account Manager.

Commutable from: Swindon, Chippenham, Wroughton, Calne, Malmesbury, Cirencester