Sales Engineer

Warrington, Cheshire
£25000 - £30000/annum
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
A Technical Sales Engineer role with a global manufacturer of special purpose equipment.

Posted by: Kensington Consulting Ltd
Role: Sales Engineer
Sector: Manufacturing

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Location: Warrington


Reporting into the Operations Manager, the role of Sales Engineer involves:

* Driving sales across the region and providing technical support to client enquiries relating to specifications and requirements
* Improving sales profitability whilst solving customer issues
* Converting initial enquiries into technically and commercially specified quotations
* Advising on lead-times, materials and costings in accordance with best practice.
* Developing new business with both existing and new clients.

* ERP/MRP understanding


Ideally qualified to minimum HNC level in a mechanical/electrical engineering discipline or time-served apprentice trained engineer you must have a background in technical sales within the engineering industry. Exposure to engineering applications within the oil/gas, chemical process, pharmaceutical, aerospace or food industries is preferred but not essential.

Given that the role has a strong customer facing perspective, you will need excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to provide technical advice on product selection. You will also need to have good organisational and projects skills together with a commercial awareness of margins and costs.


Our client is a leading manufacturer of special purpose equipment.

This vacancy is being advertised by Kensington Consulting Ltd, the first Engineering & Manufacturing Recruitment Consultancy in the North West to achieve REC Audited Status. We are a leading executive recruitment company specialising in engineering and manufacturing disciplines across all industrial sectors, resulting in consecutive Jobsite Recruit Rank awards in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.

The business is also REC audited status.

Kensington Consulting Ltd operates as a Recruitment / Employment Agency for the provision of permanent candidates and as a Recruitment / Employment Business for the provision of temporary candidates. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role

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