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 an excellent opportunity for an experienced Account Manager Manager to progress their career within a rapidly expanding organisation.Client Details Interior solutions business who works with national and independent house builders DescriptionAs an Account Manager you will be responsible for growing the housebuilder market across the North, you will be responsible for the growth of your ...
Title: Area Sales Manager x 2
Package: £34-38k Basic + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Role: Responsible for selling their full range of Heating and Plumbing products to Independent Plumbers Merchants, Heating Installers and Contractors .
Person: Must have sold Heating and Plumbing products to Merchants.
Company: Market leading Manufacturers.
Location: 1) Kent, Surrey, East Sussex, West Sussex, So...
Title: Area Sales Manager
Package: £35-42k Basic + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Role: Responsible for selling their full range of Heavy side Building products to Main Contractors, Civil Engineers, and Ground Workers via Specialist Builders Merchants .
Person: Must have sold Construction products to Main Contractors and Sub Contractors.
Company: Market leading Manufacturers.
Location: 1) ...
Title: Specification Sales Manager
Package: £40-50k Basic + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Role: Responsible for selling their full range of Technical Waterproofing products to Architects, Structural Engineers, Surveyors, Design and Build Contractors and Main Contratcors .
Person: Must have sold Technical Construction products on a project led basis to Architects, Specifiers and Main Contractors....
Sales Manager – Kitchen Taps, Faucets and Filter Cartridges
Job Title: Business Development Manager – Kitchen Taps, Faucets and Filter Cartridges Industry Sector: Wholesale, Distribution, Kitchen Showrooms, Plumbers Merchants, Plumbing & Heating Wholesalers and Independent Retailers Area to be covered: National - ideally based 2 hours of the West Midlands Remuneration: £...
Our Client are a global industrial distributor who are looking to expand their existing sales force in the Dorset area.If you have B2B sales experience, live in Dorset and keen to move to a company who can develop your career we would like to hear from you.Client DetailsThe ClientEstablished Global Distributor with historically strong UK presence with branches based all over the UK and a huge c...
Title: Sales Director-Merchants
Package: £Neg Basic + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Role: Managing a team of 4 direct Regional reports and 24 Area Sales Managers, responsible for selling their full range of Building products to National and Independent Builders Merchants and National Buying Groups .
Person: Must have managed an external sales team of 10 + selling building products to National an...
As an Area Sales Manager we are looking for someone driven and sales focused to increase hires of our mobile elevated platforms (MEWPS) within the Swansea region. In this role as Area Sales Manager you will work closely with existing customers to maximise business and you will also be required to generate business with new customers. We need someone who is flexible to travel, wants ...
We are looking for someone who enjoys and thrives in a sales environment to join our National Accounts team at our depot in West Thurrock as an Internal Sales Manager. As an Internal Sales Manager you'll be working within our National Accounts team dealing with our largest customers and dealing with our most strategic accounts. You'll be selling and promoting Nationwide Platforms most in...
Trackunit A/S is a Danish company specializing in telematics solutions for all sizes of fleets across a wide range of industries. Their solutions meet the challenges and demands of leading businesses world-wide – from the construction industry and transport and service sectors to rental companies. Having been acquired by Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division and GRO Capital in summer 20...
We are looking for someone who enjoys and thrives in a sales environment to join our team at our Warrington depot as an Internal Sales Manager. As an Internal Sales Manager you’ll be working within our busy team dealing with new and existing customers on the telephone with the objective of maximising revenue. Put simply, using your excellent customer service and sales skills, we want you ...
Sales Manager – Windows / Doors / Facades
Job Title: Architectural Specification Manager (Major Projects) – Windows / Doors / Facades
Industry Sector: Aluminium Windows, Aluminium Doors, Facades, Steel Windows, Steel Doors, Sliding Doors, Sunshading, Conservatories, Building Automation
Area to be covered: Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridge, Essex, Kent and London Postco...
Service Engineer / Electrical Engineer required for a specialist access Hire Company supplying mast climbing work platforms (MCWP), suspended access and specialised lifting equipment to the construction industry throughout the UK.
Job Title: Service Engineer / Electrical Engineer
Package: Salary of circa £30k - £35k plus overtime, company van, 21 days ...
The Field Sales Role entails prospecting new business from a largely untapped area and growing them using a portfolio of Welding Products, Power Tools and PPE. The area includes Heathrow to Wembley and Twickenham. An existing client base will be preferable for the role.Client DetailsMy client is an established distributor of welding products, power tools and PPE. They have gone from strength to...
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...