Our client is leading Importer & Distributor of Timber, Plywood and Panel Products and due to expansion they are seeking a SALES EXECUTIVE to lead and develop their Sales Team to promote their high end Timber and Panel products in the South West.

This role requires an experienced SALES EXECUTIVE that has comprehensive knowledge of the Timber / Panel UK Markets and the desire to develop & grow sales through existing & new customers.

Reporting to: DEPOT DIRECTOR

As SALES EXECUTIVE your role will  be to oversee the day-day management of your Sales Team , ensure your Team achieve sales targets and volume. You will be responsible for pro-actively driving sales growth by continually look  to build and maintain relationships with an exciting sectors including  Timber & Builders Merchants, Shopfitters, Exhibition Companies and the KBB sector .

Key Responsibilities of SALES EXECUTIVE

  • Drive sales to ensure that your Team achieve sales targets, volume & margin targets  
  • Staff training & development
  • Stock Management
  • Liaise with supply chain team & supplier
  • Quoting and costing customer requirements  
  • Understanding customer needs and requirements, research accounts, identify key players
  • Maintain & expand your data base
  • Create monthly reports for the Management Team

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

  • Face to face selling and negotiation skills  
  • Experience within the Timber / Panel Product Markets  
  • Strong presenting skills  
  • Self motivated with the ability to work with a minimum of supervision
  • Effective communication skills
  • Customer focused with sound commercial skills.
  • Good IT skills & PC literate and experience with Microsoft Outlook


Location/Area: South East    

Salary: Competitive remuneration package

Vacancy No. 5165


To apply or find out more:

Consultant: Fiona Hamilton

Tel No. 01234 826450 Ext 105

E-mail: fiona.hamilton@srsuk.com

Website: www.srsuk.com