Area Sales Executive

Location
Kent; Sussex; Surrey; South London
Salary
Basic salary, comissions & bonuses, OTE £35,000 p/a. Company car. Pension, Private Health Care
Posted
13 Mar 2017
Closes
04 Apr 2017
Function
Sales
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

The Company: A family run business, distributers of Electrical, DIY, Homewares & Garden, which has been established for nearly 50 years selling to both small and large independent retailers. A great company culture , winner of many industry customer service awards

Job Description : looking for a field sales executive to take over this high growth area selling to existing hardware, DIY, electrical and garden stores and builders merchants and also open and trade with new accounts

Responsibilities include:  

  • Maintaining, developing  existing customer relationships and grow sales in these accounts
  • Identify, open and trade with new accounts
  • Sell from existing ranges and also promotional ranges
  • Carry out merchandising as required at the customer site
  • Work closely with your own dedicated internal sales support
  • Educate and train customers on new products, legislation changes
  • Provide consultancy to customers on how they can grow their business with our ranges and marketing assistance

The Person:

The ideal person will have previous field sales experience and a successful track record selling to independent retailers. This would suit an individual who is customer focused, results driven, good communicator, teamplayer, punctual and wiling to learn and follow processes

Must have a full UK driving licence

Competent in Microsoft Excel and have good IT skills

Full induction and product training is provided, to be completed at the main head office based in Essex.