Sales Executive

  • Location

    Blackpool

  • Sector:

    Sales & Business Development

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Jess Price

  • Contact email:

    jprice@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0118 907 3199

  • Job ref:

    127701

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-21

  • Startdate:

    2022-06-20

Permanent Role - Monday to Friday - 40 hours per week

We are looking for a Sales Executive to join our successful team within an Electrical Trade Wholesaler based out of Blackpool (FY2) and Lancaster (LA1).
 
  • Contracted to 40 hours per week
  • Monday to Friday
  • Shift times: 08:00 – 17:00
  • No bank holiday working required
  • Benefits:  Pension scheme, Life assurance, 25 days holiday
  • Electrical Wholesale experience is desirable

As a field Sales Executive, you will be the key connection between your allocated customer accounts and branches that you are supporting.

You will be proactively growing existing accounts and bringing in new business wins to ensure you meet and exceed your monthly sales targets & KPI’s.

Sales Executive
- The Role:
  • Establish, develop, and maintain credible relationships with Customers and Suppliers
  • Implement a sales plan to provide effective and tailored account management for both allocated and prospect accounts
  • Monitor your allocated accounts to ensure effective performance and growth
  • Ensure achievement of all relevant Key Performance Indicators, targets, and objectives
  • Identify and action appropriate steps to rectify any shortfalls
  • Increase revenue opportunities by offering variety of service provisions such as: Digital, project and other specialist services
  • Completion and utilisation of CRM (Vecta) to enable effective analysis of activity and understand ledger performance
  • Maintain completion of systems to provide required reports, information, and feedback, in agreed formats and within timeframes set
 
Sales Executive - The Person:
  • To be customer centric with a customer service background
  • To have had experience of working in a fast-paced role, whilst maintaining a consistent eye for detail
  • A flexible approach and an ability to work under pressure
  • An ability to embrace change and new technologies
  • Experience of working within a sales / target driven role (ideally)
 
Sales Executive- Must Haves:
  • Must hold a Valid In-date Full UK Drivers Licence
  • Must not have more than 3 points on licence
  • Excellent communication skills (including persuasion and influencing)
  • Good relationship building skills
  • Intermediate IT skills (i.e., outlook, excel, PowerPoint)
  • Commercial awareness
  • Strategic Prospecting and objection management Skills
  • Good organisation, planning and time management skills
 
Our client believes that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, they will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work in the UK.

Would Suit:
Field sales, sales representative, Internal sales, account manager, sales rep, Trade counter, trade counter manager, external sales, business development