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Field Sales Executive

Are you motivated, career orientated and looking for an exciting job opportunity? We're looking for a driven and enthusiastic candidate who is passionate about sales to join our successful Field Sales Team. If you're already working in internal sales and want to get out and about this job may be right for you! Field sales experience isn't necessary, full training will be given. Job Purpose

The successful candidate will carry out sales activities to develop new business opportunities for Network Packaging, in accordance with business targets. The successful candidate will manage the relevant sales area under the supervision of the Area Sales Manager. 

Key Responsibilities 

1. Developing New Business

Prospect for potential new customers and turn this into increased business.Cold call as appropriate within your market or geographic area to ensure a robust pipeline of opportunities.Meet potential clients by growing, maintaining, and leveraging your network.Identify potential clients, and the decision makers within client companies.Research and build relationships with new clients.Plan approaches, sales presentations and pitches.Work with the Network Packaging team to develop proposals that answer the client’s needs, concerns, and objectives.Handle objections by clarifying, emphasising agreements and working through differences to a positive conclusion.

2. Customer Retention

Serve existing customers in order to maintain current business and develop new opportunities suitable to those customers.Present new products and services to enhance existing relationships.Conduct regular site visits to complete stock takes, drop off product samples etc

3. Administration / General

Meet yearly and monthly sales targets assigned to you.Submit enquiries to the Sales Administration team to obtain quotes.Plan journeys to effectively maximise your time with existing customers as well as potential new business. To complete all necessary administration as required by the Area Sales Manager on time. This includes a weekly meeting with your Manager to report and review the number of enquiries generated, including Company name, enquiry value, reason to buy and current status. Update and maintain your prospect entries and appointments on the CRM system (Goldmine) to ensure it is accurate and current. Present yourself and Network Packaging in a professional manner at all times when visiting both existing customers and potential new businesses

Skills and Qualifications

Essential

MUST Hold full UK driving licenceExcellent communication skillsSelf-motivation drive

Desirable

Networking, Persuasion, Prospecting, Public Speaking, Research, Writing, Closing Skills, Motivation for Sales, Prospecting Skills, Sales Planning, Identification of Customer Needs and Challenges, Territory Management, Market Knowledge, Meeting Sales Goals, Professionalism, CRM, and Microsoft Office.

Job added on 24-11-2014