Sales Engineer (machinery) North of UK

Harrison Sands
From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
24 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client are one of the largest packaging distributors in the UK. The major Accounts business, focuses on large users requiring mostly bespoke packaging. As well as providing the expertise, design and distribution of bespoke packaging solutions, my client has a focus on unprecedented service to ensure customer’s needs are catered for. To do this they offer a number of supply solutions including stock and serve, JIT, direct line feed and vendor managed packaging as well as service solutions specific to particular industries. My client currently have a vacancy for a Sales Engineer to work within their Packaging machine division, covering the North of the UK. You will be based in the north of the country ideally with easy access to the M66/M62 motorway network and would use a South Yorkshire site as a base, however there will be a need to visit other sites within the UK on an as needed basis. Responsibilities include: • Maintaining current customers • Developing new business in the Northern region, this will be done on your own and in conjunction with the Northern sales team. - working to targets -Demonstrating packaging machines -Selling the machinery into businesses Knowledge of both the packaging market and packaging machines would be an advantage as you would be demonstrating the features and benefits to the organisations range of in the box systems to potential customers, detailed pack cost analysis would need to be completed also so it is essential you are articulate. Experience of working within a Sales environment selling machinery such as Vending machines etc, would also be considered however you do need to have a strong Technical background. A competitive salary and bonus structure would be offered of between 30-35k with bonuses, depending on experience. The position also comes with a car, pension and share scheme with other excellent benefits which set this organisation apart from any other please apply with your CV for more details and a confidential chat. This job was originally posted as