New Business Sales Executive

Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England
£20000 - £22500 per annum + Car + OTE up to £30k
08 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Charlene Hoskins
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is looking for a confident New Business Sales Executive (Business Development Consultant) to cover the Norfolk and Suffolk Counties.

Sales experience can be considered from candidates that have worked in a variety of industry sectors from Recruitment to field sales executives in any industry sector. Full product knowledge is provided although if you do have any knowledge or experience of selling Apprenticeships / Training courses then this would be very beneficial.

The company are a Training Provider and this role has been created to help the company grow the amount of employers and businesses that they work with specifically in the Hospitality and Health and Social Care industries.

You will be targeting businesses / employers of all sizes and these could be bars, hotels, restaurants, care homes, day care centres, nursing homes etc. You will be encouraging these employers to either offer Apprenticeship job opportunities or offer training courses to upskill existing staff. The company can then support these businesses to either recruit Apprentices for them where they will then conduct the training or provide training support to existing employees.

They have an office in the local area although you will normally be home and field based. The company strongly believe in selling their services face to face and this will be the main focus of this role.

The company are looking for someone who is able to generate their own leads through research, cold calling, warm leads and they also have a database of clients that can be utilised. The company also use a lead generation company who provided leads and their staff are all actively encouraged to pass leads on.

The role

* Cold calling
* Face to face field sales will be a large part of the role
* Generating your own appointments
* Lead generation
* Client development
* Advising on Apprenticeships
* Consultative sales approach
* Information, Advice and Guidance
* Maintain records and databases
* Achieving sales targets and developing the business

If you have worked as an Employer Engagement Executive or other Apprenticeship Education and Training Sales orientated role then this role would suit you. The company are also happy to consider sales executives from other industry sectors.

Hours: 40 hours per week. Monday - Friday

Holidays: 25 days per annum + Bank holidays

Salary:A competitive basic salary of £20,000 - £22,500pa + commission. OTE up to £30,000pa realistically

Benefits: Company vehicle after 6 months, Pension Scheme, Healthcare benefits, Business equipment (laptop, mobile phone), Employee Assistance Programme, Childcare vouchers, Eye care scheme, Life Assurance, Dental insurance, Travel insurance

Travel:Home and Field based role. Travel throughout Norfolk and Suffolk. Mileage 45p. Local office Bury St Edmunds, travel required there on occasion

Type:Full Time and Permanent

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