Area Sales Manager, South UK

Area Sales Manager, South UK
United Kingdom

The Area Sales Manager is responsible for making sure sales targets are met within the designated sales area. 

You will develop a close relationship with existing customers and new customers to grow and find new business.  

You will have a good understanding of our products, market area, trends, opportunities and competitive activity. (Full product training will be given)

Duties of the Area Sales Manager include:

  • Finding new customers and constantly expanding the business as well as maintaining and serving our existing customer base;
  • Monitoring sales data and keeping up to date with current market trends and customer needs in your area;
  • First class consultative selling skills and a Good understanding of Features and Benefits;
  • Identify and create a strong loyal relationship with users of our machines at all levels within an organisation;
  • Be aware of competitive activities within your area;
  • Good disciplined use of CRM and administration;
  • Maintain general paperwork in a timely manner (expenses, sales reports, order process documents);
  • Sales presentations for clients showing the success and credibility of the business and its products;
  • Give pricing information to management and make recommendations;
  • Create sales strategies for sales manager/ director to approve that will enhance sales in your area;
  • Submit to Managing director reports on sales activity within your area;
  • Build and maintain a healthy pipeline for sales prospects;
  • Assist with exhibition and trade shows both in UK and overseas. 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Sales experience essential ideally from the sheet metal machine tool industry;
  • Demonstrable and successful sales track record;
  • Good technical background in engineering/sheet metal is desirable;
  • Good presentation skills;
  • Proven record of effectively meeting sales quotas;
  • Home based position-Located in south of UK.
Benefits overview

LVD UK Ltd offers an attractive package with a competitive salary and benefits. The package includes:

  • You will be part of a great team with a good atmosphere and culture;
  • Full product training program and ongoing development;
  • You get the time to develop yourself and to push your limits;
  • Attractive base salary and commission and bonus structure;
  • 23 days paid holiday p.a. which increases with service + UK public holidays;
  • Company paid pension contributions;
  • Fully expensed company vehicle provided for work purposes and private use;
  • Company credit card provided for work related expense purchases;
  • Laptop PC and mobile phone provided;
  • On-going product training program.