Searching for a Construction sales job? Then look no further. Here is a useful guide to what you can expect on your job search, the requirements of the sales role and what to expect in your brand new job.
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Here are some of the key sub-sectors you could be working in:
Infrastructure, repair and maintenance (eg, roads and railways)
Public and private housing
Non-residential public property (eg, hospitals and schools)
Industrial (eg, factories and processing plant) and commercial construction (eg, retail developments)
There are a number of professional governing bodies and associations including:
Depending on the sector and the company, roles do vary but main duties could include
Acquiring new customers
Developing current contacts
Lead generation and qualification
On site meetings
Lets talk money
Promotions occur regularly in this sector, work hard and meet targets and the big money could be yours! there is always the possibility of commission based bonus payments and the higher up you go the more field work becomes a probability.
Starting roles roughly: £15,000 - £25,000
3-5 years experience roughly and manager roles £25,000 - £40,000
Sounds great, but is this position the right fit for me?
Below are some the key aspects employers look out for
Good organisational skills
Ability to prioritise tasks
Confident communication skills, both verbally and written
Commercially aware and an active interest in the sector you will be working
Independent learner and worker
IT and computer skills
Target driven and strong determination to be successful and earn commission
Flexible approach to your work and working hours.
Now, ready to start your search? take a look at the fantastic opportunities for employment we have below. dont forget to add your CV to our database to increase the possibility of an employer headhunting you!
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Telesales Executive to join the market leading Office Design and Construction firm.Your role is to secure meetings with C-Level in large corporations for the design professionals to pitch your organisations design.Client DetailsMy client are a top level workplace design and builder and based in central London. They have an opening in their revered telesales...
Sales Manager – Bathroom Taps, Showers & Accessories
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Based in our Head Office, as the Sales Operations Manager you will be the link between Customer Service, External Sales Team, Enquiries Team and Key Clients (builder’s merchants and contractors). Managing a team of 20 (4 direct / 15 indirect), introducing structure, greater unity and a more proactive approach is key to our success.
SALARY: £40,000 - £45,000
BENEFITS: Up to £5k Bonus + Contribut...
Sales Manager – Plumbing & Heating / Building Services
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Business Development Manager
The Sales Recruitment Network is seeking a Business Development Manager to sell solar products to the construction sector. Salary c.£30-35K (depending on experience), plus commission – OTE £45-50K (uncapped) & car allowance & benefits
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Established for over 65 years, our client is a market leading business. Due to continued expansion they are looking to add to their sales team in the South West. Offering a base salary of up to £45K this exciting position will not only yield you a financial package in excess of £60K but will also offer you career opportunities that are second to none. THE ROLE: As Area Sales Manager your remit ...
Our client is a FTSE 250 business, they are no. in their field and are renowned for offering their employees superb careers along with highly competitive financial packages. THE ROLE: As Area Sales Executive for this FTSE 250 business your role will be to sell a range of construction products to main contractors, Regional Contractors, formwork contractors, Groundwork and brickwork contractors. ...
Sales Office Assistant – Hillington (Glasgow)
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Sales Office Assistant to join our Grahams branch and provide support to the sales function. In particular you will be maximising our business with contractors and liaising closely with the major manufacturers. The ability to communicate at all levels is important.
General office duties include adminis...
Jewson - Customer Service Advisor Sales (Bromsgrove)
In everything we do, we aim to provide a personalised, knowledgeable and trustworthy service – efficiently helping both trades’ people and the general public in achieving their goals. For you, that means a fantastic work ethic, a happy environment and a great team around you. Join the Jewson team and you’ll build productive ...
Sales Management accredited training available Fast paced exciting Graduate Sales roleClient facing dealing with multi-national customers Sector: Construction Sector The Role: Based from home you will be given a sales region to cover managing and developing a network of customers that include national distributors as well as independent retailers. Promoting a range of flooring products, you wil...
Sales Management accredited training available Fast paced exciting Graduate Sales roleClient facing dealing with multi-national customers Sector: Construction Sector The Role: Based from home you will be given a sales region to cover managing and developing a network of customers that include national distributors as well as independent retailers. Promoting a range of flooring products, you wi...
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a market leading organisation. This role will be looking to continue the growth of the Utilities sector across the North of England.Client DetailsA market leading organisation within monitoring equipment.DescriptionThe Business Development Manager will be responsible for developing the businesses Utilities clients across the North. Your role will be to ne...
Sales Manager – Radiators & Underfloor Heating
Job Title: Regional Sales Manager - Radiators & Underfloor Heating Industry Sector: Plumbing & Heating Merchants, Heating Contractors / Heating Installers, Commercial Contractors, Housebuilders, Social Housing, Housing Associations and Specifiers such as M&E Consultants and Architects
Area to be covered: South West and South ...
Sales Engineer – Plastic Piping / Cooling Solutions
Job Title: Cooling Market Segment Manager – Plastic Piping Solutions Area to be covered: North – ideally based near Manchester Industry Sector: Cooling, Plastic Piping, HVCA, Air Conditioning, Chillers, Refrigeration, Cooling Plant, Industrial Cooling, Consulting Engineers, Contract...
Export Sales Manager, Construction Steel into Merchants. Covering the South East of England with field sales trips into Western Europe. £40,000 Basic, OTE £45,000 uncapped + Car and Excellent benefits. UK manufacturer of construction steel, structural steel, ribbed steel bars, rebars, etc. require an Area Sales Manager to look after the portfolio of merchant accounts in the South East of Engla...
Area Sales Manager, Structural Steel into Merchants. Covering Scotland and Northern Ireland. £32,000 Basic, OTE £40,000 uncapped + Car and Excellent benefits. UK manufacturer of construction steel, structural steel, ribbed steel bars, rebars, etc. requires an Area Sales Manager to look after the portfolio of merchant accounts across Scotland with additional responsibilities for Northern Ireland...
Our client is one of the largest and oldest independent Builders’ Merchants in the east of England with fourteen diverse sites. They are able to meet the needs of the professional builder and decorator, and those of their private customers.
Here at their Norwich branch, they are looking for an outgoing and enthusiastic Sales Consultant to join them.
Contributing to the ach...