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!
Sales Manager – Tile & Flooring Industry
Job Title: Area Sales Manager – Tile & Flooring Industry Industry Sector: Tile retail showrooms, tile retailers, tile distributors, tile fixers, main contractors, building contractors, flooring contractors, architects and other end users Area to be covered: Midlands – ideally based Birmingham Remuneration: £25,000 - &po...
Well-Established Construction ManufacturerGreat Tender-Lead RoleExcellent Bonus Opportunities The Role: Covering the M62 Corridor, the successful Business Development Manager will be responsible for selling to main and sub-contractors predominantly; some of your time will also be spent with facilities management companies and end users such as shopping centres and commercial buildings. The rol...
Market Leading OrganisationHVAC Products ManufacturerExcellent Account Base on Patch The Role: Based in the North of England, the successful Regional Sales Manager will be managing a strong network of distributors in the main, with around a third of your time spent with installers and OEMs. You will be talking to purchasers, business owners and branch managers, with a remit to establish new pro...
Working for this international organisation you will have the ability to progress your career in either the U.K or abroad. Covering the South Wales region your earnings will top in excess of £45K and you will also enjoy a fantastic benefits package.THE ROLE : Selling a range of both heavy side and light side construction products, your remit will be to sell into the public sector, developing ac...
Title: Business Development Manager
Package: £38-45k Basic + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Role: Responsible for selling their full range of Commercial Heating and Plumbing products to Architects and Specifiers, Mechanical Consultants, Main Contractors, M&E Contractors, Local Authorities, Sub Contractors and End user clients.
Person: Must have sold Commercial Heating and Plumbing products t...
A fantastic opportunity for an experienced and dedicated sales candidate to develop a long term career with a well established organisation. Client Details My client have grown to provide not only the widest range of products, but expertise, service and knowledge that their customers can rely on. With a nationwide network of branches supplying building materials into the merchants. Description...
This is a fantastic opportunity to join the UK market leader in powered access as a Major Project Manager in the South West. As a Major Project Manager, we are looking for someone who has experience of dealing with large key accounts, ideally in a similar industry and who has the proven ability to identify and analyse new sources of business within major projects and multi site industries. This...
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An integral part of the Redrow Sales team, The Sales Consultant is Redrow’s ‘ambassador’ to prospective and existing customers. Responding to all leads generated, our Sales Consultants work hard to close sales at the earliest opportunity whilst obtaining the best prices. At Redrow the Sales Consultant will be actively involved with all parties to achieve legal c...
An integral part of the Redrow Sales team, The Sales Consultant is Redrow’s ‘ambassador’ to prospective and existing customers. Responding to all leads generated, our Sales Consultants work hard to close sales at the earliest opportunity whilst obtaining the best prices. At Redrow the Sales Consultant will be actively involved with all parties to achieve legal comp...
Sales Manager – Roofing & Cladding Refurbishment
Job Title: Senior Business Development Manager – Roofing & Cladding Refurbishment
Industry Sector: Roofing, Cladding, Refurbishment, Building Surveyors, Property Management Companies, Property Owners, Facilities Management, Flat Roofing, Waterproofing, Internal Fit-Out
Area to be covered: North West & North Wales
Area Sales Manager
The Sales Recruitment Network is seeking an Area Sales Manager based in Yorkshire to sell hardware to the replacement window and door industry. To £35K base, OTE £38.5K, car and benefits.
Job Title:Area Sales Manager
Package:£32-35K base depending on experience, realistic OTE 10% potential to £40K OTE, car, laptop, phone, health insurance, pension.
Area Sales Manager - Fire and Security systems
My client is an established, successful company operating in the fire and security industry specialising in the installation and maintenance of systems in a range of sectors.
They are looking for a professional sales person with experience of the construction industry to operate within the M&E sector.
You will be responsible for managing exist...
General Manager – Paint / Architectural Coatings
Job Title: Regional General Manager – Paint / Architectural Coatings
Industry Sector: Interior & Exterior Paint, Builders Merchants, Decorating Merchants, Hardware Shops and Independent Retailers / Stockists Area to be covered: Scotland, Cumbria and the North East Remuneration: £50,000 - £55,000 + 15% B...
Field Sales Executive / Business Development Manager / Area Sales Manager required for a leading supplier of Wheels, Tyres, Tubes, Rims, Axles etc for a range of market sectors including Industrial, Construction Equipment, Site Dumpers, Trailers, Aftermarket, Agricultural, Fork Lift, Caravan and Trailer and other sectors.
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