Account Manager - The South/West - Livestock/Equine Equipment

Location
South & South West England
Salary
An excellent remuneration package to include competitive basic salary, commison and company car
Posted
11 Sep 2020
Closes
09 Oct 2020
Ref
A881
Job Type
Sales
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

De Lacy Executive's client is a long established global company. They are a market leader in their brand of specialist livestock and equine equipment, based on its quality, innovation and reliability.

An excellent new career opportunity has arisen for an experienced and dynamic sales professional to join their team.  Ideal candidates will be based centrally within the well-established territory covering the Southern and South West Counties below the M4 motorway.

The Role:

  • Achieve the long and short term sales and strategic objectives for the sales area
  • Play an active and constructive part in the continued development of the business by considered planning, control, organisation, motivation and co-ordination of all activities
  • Manage the established Dealer network and through on-going support activities, ensure that all quality dealers are supported to ensure maximisation of sales

Key Responsibilities:

  • Increase the turnover of existing accounts by maintaining structured and targeted contacts with the sales territory
  • Identify market potential and use this account analysis to prepare a tactical account plan for prospecting new business within the area
  • Provide Technical Support to clients
  • Visit Dealers on a regular and planned basis
  • Carry out farm visits to support Dealers
  • Support Dealers with open days and events
  • Generate orders and prepare quotes
  • Ensure correct pricing and discounts are maintained
  • Attend and contribute to Sales Meetings
  • Attendance at industry shows and events

Candidate Requirements:

  • Proven UK agricultural or equestrian field sales experience is highly desirable
  • Professional and organised approach
  • Dynamic and highly motivated
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels with the ability to build strong business relationships
  • Drive and ambition
  • Ability to deliver excellent customer service at all times
  • Computer literate
  • Prepared to travel with nights away as required
  • Full UK driving licence

Remuneration:

A competitive remuneration package will be on offer to the successful candidate

To apply:

If you have the right qualities and would like to become part of our clients dedicated team, please e-mail your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word) to amandalatham@delacyexecutive.co.uk

For more information, please call Amanda on  DDI: 01885 485524 or Mobile: 07730 218934

Thank you. 

De Lacy Executive will upload your CV to our database and retain some data about you in order to process your application. More information about our processing activities can be found at www.delacyexecutive.co.uk/privacypolicy. Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence and your details will not be passed to a third party without your prior permission.

Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

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