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!
UK Sales Manager
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They have ...
Sales Manager – Flush Valves / Sanitaryware
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Area to be covered: South West & South Wales
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Sales Manager – Bathrooms & Showers
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Area Sales Manager - Architectural Cladding - £40-42K + 8% + Car Ref: 130875Well-Established Construction ManufacturerExciting Specification RoleFull Training & Great Support The Role: Based in the Midlands, the successful Area Sales Manager will be spending much of their time with architects, building on existing relationships and looking to get their product specified on new projects. Y...
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Area to be covered: National
Sales Manager – Domestic Heating Controls
Job Title: Trade Sales Manager – Domestic Heating Controls
Industry Sector: Central Heating Controls, Plumbing & Heating Merchants and Distributors, Electrical Wholesale, Independent Merchants, Plumbing & Heating Contractors / Installers and small House Builders
Area to be covered: North London, Northern Home Counties, Oxford...
Sales Merchandiser – Painting & Decorating Retail
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Area to be covered: East Anglia
Remuneration: £25,000 + 3% Company Bonus
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Sales Executive - Hire - £36k + £6K OTEReference - 130812New business focused roleHigh energy, fast paced sales positionPart of a FTSE 100 businessYOUR CAREER: This Sales Executive position will suit a hungry new business sales person. Our client offers full induction, product and process training to ensure you are working at the highest possible level within the business. As part of a FTSE 100...
Sales Executive - Formwork- £20k + 9K OTEReference - 130725Selling a range of formwork products into the Construction IndustryExcellent internal support, with room to progress through the businessPredominately selling to Main and Sub-contractorsYOUR CAREER: This role is an opportunity to join a new, up and coming company within the formwork sector. They are looking for someone who has previous ...
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