graduate field sales executive in southampton

30 July 2018
data entry, pareto law
job type
£ 25,000 - £ 40,000 per year, £25000 - £40000 per annum
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southampton, south east england
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job type
working hours
£ 25,000 - £ 40,000 per year, £25000 - £40000 per annum
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data entry, pareto law
01625 255 255
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job description

Job Title: Graduate Field Sales Executive
Location: Southampton (Field based)
Salary: £25k (up to £40k OTE)
REF: J2447:SOU

Sector: Construction/equipment

Our client is one of the largest construction equipment rental providers and distributors in the UK. They’re known for their technical expertise, broad range of products and commitment to safe working practices.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly driven graduate in a technical or engineering subject to join a well-established organization in this Graduate Field Sales Executive position. You’ll be client facing from day one, working alongside a senior sales executive – you’ll ideally be a quick learner, ready and eager to take on board the practical skills that are on offer in this role.

The role centers on growing key business areas and spotting new opportunities, and managing existing accounts through client facing meetings. You will be professionally trained, with a focus on building industry & product knowledge along the way, in addition to receiving market leading training from Pareto in selling and negotiating.

Key Responsibilities
  • Developing a strategy in order to effectively grow business reach in key areas
  • Identifying prospects for client services, getting in touch and communicating the value of those services – strengthening your professional network
  • Maintaining your commercial awareness, and keeping on top of any industry/project developments, competitor services or changes to regulation
  • Communicating with both technical and non-technical audiences in order to establish client needs
  • Responding to customer inquiries promptly, building relationships and finding opportunities to maximise account value (through upselling, cross-selling and building loyalty)
You’ll get:
  • Competitive salary of £25k
  • Potential OTE of up to £40k!
  • Company car
  • Mobile phone and laptop
  • Fantastic progression opportunities 
  • Pension and healthcare contributions
  • Company Holidays
  • Social events/nights out
You'll be:
  • Educated to degree level (in an engineering subject)
  • A full, clean UK driving licence (this is a field based role that requires travel)
  • Excellent communication/interpersonal skills
  • Highly self-motivated and autonomous
Next Steps:

If you require this job specification or to apply in an alternate format please visit the Pareto website.

(Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to contact all applicants directly. If you haven’t heard from us within 28 days please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.)