Sales Manager

Kendal, Cumbria
£45,000 - £50,000
13 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time

Sales Manager

This is a unique opportunity to join a rapidly-growing global listed company with 170 years of heritage that thrives on innovation. We are offering an exciting role with a rapidly growing business within the James Cropper group. The stimulating position offers a highly competitive salary and attractive benefits, and the chance to be a key player in a team accelerating growth within an exciting new business with cutting edge products.

James Cropper 3D Products, a growing business within Kendal-based manufacturer James Cropper plc, is looking for a Sales Manager with energy and resilience who can drive sales growth in the new business. Our product offers a sustainable, attractive solution to many packaging challenges. We are looking for someone to find and develop new customers for this growing business, working with them to create solutions that meet their individual needs.

Proven selling experience is required, along with an excellent track record in handling project-based sales, from identification of potential customers and markets all the way through to product delivery and after-sales service.

We are looking for a graduate-level person with the ability to form long term personal relationships with customers, and to develop a deep technical understanding of the product offerings and process capabilities. You should possess great potential in order to grow with the business. Reporting to the Business Director, career development opportunities will be available as the business grows.

James Cropper plc boasts a proud history dating back to 1845 creating some of the world’s most distinctive and technically advanced paper products, using materials from cotton and wood to carbon fibre.


Are you educated to degree level or equivalent? Yes/No

Do you have effective, proven selling experience? Yes/No

Do you have an excellent track record in handling project-based sales? Yes/No

Do you have sales experience within high-end consumer packaged goods? Yes/No

Do you hold a full, UK driving license? Yes/No