Area Sales Manager

Location: South Common  |  East Sussex  |  England
Sector: Life Sciences
Consultant: Chris Hutchinson
Job Reference: HQ00000238
Salary: £30000 - £38000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

My Client is the UK’s leading manufacturer of urethane formulated systems and specialize in the manufacture of coatings, binder systems, structural adhesives, binders and reactive hotmelts.

The company is undergoing rapid growth which is based upon an excellent product development strategy and wishes to recruit an AREA SALES MANAGER to sell its technically advanced product to UK installers/ users and industrial users in THE SOUTH EAST OF ENGLAND.
Applicants, who will be graduates with a 2:1 Science based degree preferably in Chemistry/Material Science (Polymers), must be able to demonstrate the ability to successfully sell technically advanced products through customer trials/ demonstrations, and operate effectively at all levels within the customers’ structure.

They are also required to provide technical support to the existing customer base.
A background of selling formulated chemical systems would be a distinct advantage or a candidate with experience in a technical role with some customer support who is now looking to move into technical sales.

The position offers an excellent base salary and the successful applicant will be expected to earn excellent additional commission based on an open-ended scheme.

The position offers an excellent remuneration package and above all the opportunity to work with a highly successful team.

A company car together with the usual benefits is provided.

The basic salary is £38,000 per annum


The area covered is the South East so the ideal location for the successful candidate is Warwickshire/Oxfordshire/Northamptonshire as this is within a reasonable commute of a lot of the customers.