PhD Sales Specialist

Expiring today

Yorkshire and the Humber
10 Oct 2019
20 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

PhD Sales Specialist


Salary circa GBP30K (DOE)

Are you a confident PhD graduate within Life Sciences looking for your first role in Technical Sales? Do you have a keen passion for international travel that you want to incorporate in your work?

A growing business focussing on antibody and peptide technology based in the Teesside area are looking to recruit a PhD Sales Specialist. The organisation are keen to get passionate individuals who have a strong scientific knowledge within the field of Biochemistry or related to join them. They will work with a number of professionals in the field to promote and sell their bespoke products.

The Role:

In this role you will develop relationships through cold-calling, visiting clients and networking events. You will work in a fact paced environment selling the bespoke service this business offers to a wide range of businesses across the UK and Europe. Within this role the opportunity for international travel is extensive however not essential.

Given the nature of the role, all training will be provided in the role to get you off the ground as a confident Sales Specialist in the field of peptides and antibodies.


  • PhD in Life Science, ideally Biochemistry or similar
  • Excellent communication skills, possessing the ability to persuade and influence individuals
  • Resilient attitude and a keen hunger for working in a sales environment
  • Language skills in German, French or any Scandinavian languages would be desirable but not essential

Should you be an experienced sales professional already within the Life Sciences field then we would be happy to hear from you.

The Company:

The company are a growing Life Sciences organisation with a close-knit sales team that you will join. The role offers the opportunity to travel internationally through your work, often you are encouraged to take some time at the end of your sales trips to explore and travel in the area. Most sales roles often mean you must sacrifice personal commitments but at this business a structure has been put in place to ensure you won't be spending your evenings logging on at home to send quotes or contact clients.

If this sounds like your ideal next opportunity, please apply online. You can direct any queries to Kimberley on .