Area Sales Manager

Wallace Hind
Basic: Up to £40k + OTE : Up to £50k Year 1 + Car
19 Feb 2019
19 Mar 2019
Mike Horsley
Job Function
Business development
Contract Type
Full Time

Great opportunity to join a market leading supplier of bagging & wrapping packaging machinery to the non food market. The company want an experienced Industrial Field Sales person but do not need previous experience of selling packaging machinery as full product training and direct sales support from the Sales Manager will be given to the successful candidate.

SALARY: up to £40,000

· Open Ended Commission (to earn £5,000 to £10,000 in 1st year)
· Choice of Company Car
· 8% Pension
· Health scheme

LOCATION: Covering the North of England from Northampton northwards - you will be home based

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham, Nottingham

JOB SPECIFICATION: Area Sales Manager - Packaging Machinery

A classic Area Sales role reporting to the Packaging Sales Manager selling a range of bagging, wrapping (shrink & flow wrap) to the non food manufacturing markets. This is an account development and new business generation role supported by marketing qualified leads. Full product training and direct and technical sales support will be offered to the successful candidate.

REQUIREMENTS: Area Sales Manager - Packaging Machinery

· You MUST have a current and proven track record of success in a field industrial sales role selling to the manufacturing market.
· Any experience of selling capital equipment would be advantageous.
· The company WILL consider an experienced Field Service or Project Engineer looking to move into a sales role but you MUST have previous experienced in packaging machinery.
· You WILL ideally be a qualified Mechanical or Electrical Engineer


A very well established privately owned supplier of a large range of both print & packaging machinery that is looking to strengthen and add to its packaging sales team to take advantage of strong growth and a great range of products.

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 Michael Horsley quoting Area Sales Manager - Packaging Machinery and reference MPH15354 to DD: +44 (0)1604 683302 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.