Technical Sales Engineer - Automotive Electrical Systems

Location
Rochester
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
12 Feb 2021
Closes
12 Mar 2021
Ref
YSES-32
Contact
Energy Solutions
Sector
Energy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Automotive Electrical Systems Technical Sales

Location: From Home and on occasion at Medway City Estate, Rochester, Kent. Work will include UK and International travel

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 (dependant on experience) + Benefits

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Benefits: Company Car, Phone, Company Pension & Healthcare, and 28 days holiday including bank holidays (increasing with length of service)

Job Role:

A technical salesperson is required to join the company’s busy sales team to provide pre- and after-sales advice, in particular for the Specialist Vehicle division.

They design, manufacture and sell hybrid energy management and control systems into the marine, off grid, vehicle and industrial markets and are the UK distributor for a number of well-known brands in the power industry.

The role would consist of offering technical knowledge / advice to clients about the bespoke products and systems the company has to offer and then raising quotes to meet their needs.

Key Duties:

* Acquiring new clients not currently purchasing from the business
* Managing existing accounts and increasing existing sales turnover with added value sales including engineering support and additional products
* Discussing a client’s project so that you fully understand their needs
* Preparing client quotations
* Meeting regular sales targets and co-ordinating sales projects
* Providing pre-sales technical assistance and product education, and after-sales support services
* Liaising with other members of the sales team and other technical experts
* Developing long-term relationships with clients through managing and interpreting their requirements
* Matching a client’s requirements to a product or service best satisfies their needs in terms of quality, price and delivery
* Supporting marketing activities by attending trade shows, conferences and other marketing events
* Making technical presentations and demonstrating how a product meets client needs

About you

You’ll have to liaise with staff members from other departments within the company so will need to have excellent communication skills.

You will ideally come from the specialist automotive sector and have strong existing relationships with businesses in the sector as well as having strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise enquiries. An understanding of electrical principles (both AC and DC) is key to being able to offer advice on the products they handle, although they will provide internal and external product training.

Ideally you will have a full clean UK Driving licence.

Please click the APPLY button to submit your CV and a Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the experience and relevant job titles of; Automotive Sales Engineer, Technical Sales, Field Sales, Senior Sales Engineer, Technical Sales Coordinator, Technical Sales Executive, Business Development, Key Sales, Business Developer, Technical Business Development, New Client Sales, B2B, Technical Sales Engineer, Production Sales, Manufacturing Sales Engineer may also be considered for this role.

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