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Technical Sales Executive


Reference Number: TECH-GA

Job Specifications

  • Job LocationLocation: Gainsborough Lincolnshire
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: £ 35,000 - 45,000 / Annum
  • Job Contract TypeJob Type: Permanent
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: Monday To Friday
  • Browse Other JobsBrowse: Sales Jobs

Job Description

We are seeking a Technical Sales Executive to work in a dynamic, focused sales team committed to the sale of high quality manufacturing products produced in Gainsborough on a permanent contract.

You will be developing a strong technical understanding of a wide range of products, their benefits and characteristics to communicate that information clearly and concisely to our client's customers.

Diverse Employment are working on behalf of the advertised position so should you wish to apply, we would be pleased to hear from you.


Job Benefits / Perks

  • Statutory holidays
  • Free Parking
  • Company Pension Scheme


  • Developing strong technical understanding of a wide range of products, their benefits and characteristics to communicate that information clearly and concisely to customers
  • Prepare detailed yet concise presentations and quotations tailored specifically to match customers’ needs
  • Proactively managing and increasing profitable sales and developing the customer base
  • Working closely with the New Business Specialist to progress sales leads
  • Reporting to the Sales Director
  • Responsible for maintaining existing and developing new customers within the UK
  • Required to travel extensively within the UK and occasionally overseas


  • Skilful and proficient in using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook or equivalent
  • Educated to a high level and proficient in Maths and English
  • Driving Licence
  • A technical / engineering Degree or vocational engineering qualifications (DESIRABLE)


  • Strong technical background and/or the ability to learn and understand new technologies and communicate technical features quickly and accurately
  • Proven commercial sales history of consistently meeting and exceeding targets
  • Experience in the use of CRM systems
  • Experience within the packaging machinery industry (DESIRABLE)

Desired Skills

  • Confident, self-motivated and positively enthusiastic and resilient to setbacks
  • Strong negotiator with entrepreneurial spirit, commercial awareness and strategic thinking
  • Organised and proactive with good time management and ability to work independently
  • Analytical approach with close attention to detail is essential
  • Ability to listen to customers’ requirements, adapt appropriately by being flexible and creative to close the sale
  • Excellent written and verbal skills and experience needed to communicate clearly, respectfully and professionally in all business and work settings
  • Willingness to travel, potentially at short notice
2019-01-02 03:22:57
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