Sales Engineer - Internal
World leading Developer and Manufacturer of Drive Technology has an opportunity for an Internal Sales Engineer to target the OEM market
SALARY: Up to £34,000
BENEFITS: Annual bonus + Pension + Private medical (incl. Partner) + 22 days leave, rising to 25 + Life insurance
COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Abingdon, Oxford, Reading, Didcot, Bicester, Farringdon, Thame, Wallingford, Newbury
As an Internal Sales / Technical Sales Engineer you will report to the Sales Office Manager and be responsible for sales into OEM’s, within various industry sectors including; Food & Beverage, Logistics, Waste / Water treatment, Corrugated Packaging and Paper.
This is a proactive role that will require both Sales and Technical ability, as you will be;
·The main point of contact to UK customers providing customer service, technical advice and sales requirements to each customer’s individual needs.
·Identifying potential customers and establishing dialogue
·Providing technical back-up for external sales managers / engineers
·Helping to develop and grow sales to existing and new customers through offering technically sound and cost effective drive solutions matching customer needs.
·Dealing with telephone enquiries from customers.
·Selecting appropriate product(s); prepare quotations and reports for customers as required.
·Supporting external sales team with technical and commercial support
REQUIREMENTS - Internal Sales Engineer
·Technical background - ONC / HNC / Apprenticeship or equivalent in Mechanical or Electrical / Electronic Engineering.
·Demonstrable record of sales achieving targets.New Business Generation experience.
·Excellent planning skills.
·Strong Communication skills, both verbal and written.
A training program will be put in place to cover both sales and product training; the program will be based on individual requirements
PROSPECTS - Internal Sales Engineer / Technical Sales Engineer
This position was created following an internal promotion and it is very much company policy to promote from within.
THE COMPANY - Internal Sales Engineer / Technical Sales Engineer
The company employs more than 3,600 people Worldwide and are one of the world's leading suppliers of full-scale, comprehensive drive solutions, with subsidiaries and distributors in 89 countries around the world.
Their portfolio ranges from standard drives to customized solutions for demanding application requirements.
It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Technical Sales, Component Sales, Capital Equipment Sales, Internal Sales, Field Sales into Food & Beverage, Logistics,Waste / Water treatment, Corrugated Packaging and Paper.
Please Note - We have been selected as the exclusive retained partner for this role so any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.
INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Tony Moroney quoting Internal Sales Engineer reference TM14812 to DD: +44 (0)1604 683310 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: +44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.