JT has appointed Hayley Stocks as Northern Area Sales Manager to continue to drive sales and develop the business, following a successful trading year.

Stocks brings five years of experience across manufacturing, construction, distribution and utilities sectors to her new role, having worked with SIG, IBC Buying Group and Power Control. In her previous roles, Stocks has gained expertise in sales and business development, developing relationship building, business development, account management and solution selling skills.

At JT, Stocks will be the main point of contact for customers. She will be closely involved with driving sales and building customer relationships throughout the Northern Area region, as well as reviewing stock profiles.

Commenting on her new position, Stocks said: “My main goal with JT is to become a trusted first point of call for all our customers, to manage accounts thoroughly and effectively.

“I’m delighted to be starting not only with a company which has an extremely well respected, longstanding industry reputation, but equally with an incredibly helpful and supportive team. I look forward to embedding myself within the JT team and making a positive impact in my area.”

John Schofield, Marketing and Sales Director at JT, added: “We are delighted to welcome Hayley into her new role. Her expansive experience and dedication to driving sales and developing those all-important customer relations will be of great value for us at JT – particularly in times like these, where you cannot put enough emphasis on the importance of the personal approach.”