Searching for a Financial 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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So, what could I actually be doing?
Depending on the sector and the company, roles do vary but main duties could include
Co-ordinating sales projects
After sales support
Organising and attending events
Helping with research and design
Identify new markets to explore
Review sales staff performance
Keep on top of KPI
Negotiate large deals and close deals
Lets talk money
Promotions occur less 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 often sales roles having uncapped OTE, company cars and added incentives.
Starting roles and sales executives roughly: £15,000 - £25,000
3-5 years experience roughly and middle manager roles £25,000 - £40,000
Senior sales director and higher levels roughly £40,000 - £80.000 +
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
Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written
IT and computer skills
Target driven and strong determination to be successful and earn commission
Flexible approach to your work and working hours.
Must possess strong communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
Self motivated and driven
Resilient and able to cope with possible setbacks
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!
A well-established business within the Cloud Computing sector, this ISO 27001 accredited company is an industry leader in Hosted Desktop, Hosted Telephony and IT Solutions. They are currently looking for an experienced Sales Director to lead their growing Sales and Marketing Team The candidate must have a minimum of 5 years' experience selling IT services to medium-sized enterprises, ideally w...
Major London attraction seeks a Head of Travel Trade Sales to develop and manage all their B2B travel trade channels – a busy and varied role which will involve :
- Managing a team
- Setting strategy
- Account managing key ...
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We are currently looking to recruit a Sales Director for our UK wide facilities and cleaning service business, which has its head office in Suffolk. The Sales Director will lead, develop and evolve sales across the UK for a quality focused, nationwide, service provider.
This is a strategic role for the business and will carry an initial annual net new business sales target of £1 million per an...
Sales Director- Central LondonWe are currently recruiting this Sales Director position for one of our preferred partners in a prime patch of central London. They are a well-established, reseller of I.T and MFD peripherals. Our client has extended its services beyond Managed Print and also provides Hosted and On-Premise Infrastructure, Unified Communications, IT Support, Document Workflow, Busin...
The role of Sales Director - Education is a rare opportunity to join a well funded technology firm who have a great proposition in the market and have already established themselves on an international scale. This is a great time to join their business as they are financially strong and have just begun their journey.Client Details This award winning Ed-tech start-up creates e-learning products ...
DIRECTOR OF SALES (HOTEL) - NORTH BRISTOL / SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE
£35K + £4K Car Allowance / year
Open ended bonus
AMBITIOUS HOTEL DIRECTOR OF SALES REQUIRED ASAP.
After a multi-million pound refurbishment within the hotel for both the bedroom and conference rooms this is the ideal opportunity for a passionate DIRECTOR OF SALES to join this well established and stunning property.
Given the ...
Job Title: BID WriterLocation: BasingstokeSalary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annumJob Type: Full Time. PermanentJob RoleOur Client is a successful UK medical devices business with an expanding range of complex patient monitoring and defibrillation products aimed at a growing number of international market places. Based in Basingstoke with staff and operations across several international sites, this...
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Head of Sales role for a leading supplier of medical equipment and medical training. The Head of Sales will manage a team of internal sales people and also an external field based team. Client DetailsA leading supplier of medical equipment and medical training into all organisations.Description The Head of Sales will report directly to the Managing Dir...
Strong Recruitment are recruiting for a newly created role at ETOA, the European Tourism Association based in Central London. Working with a professional and motivated team, this is a busy and varied role and will involve managing a sales team, membership, account management and new product and event development and liaise with various senior members of the team in other departments inclu...
The suitable Sales Director will manage a growing team of Commissioning Managers across the UK. The role will also include client facing time and strategic responsibilities.Client DetailsThe client is a growing Mental Health Service provider to the NHS.DescriptionThe suitable Sales Director will have responsibility for growing and mentoring a team of up to 15 Commissioning Managers across the U...
ERP Software Senior Sales Manager - Financial ServicesClient DetailsOne of the leading names within ERP and Cloud solutions, Internationally recognised as a key player in the global market.DescriptionAs ERP Software Senior Sales Manager - Financial Services you will be responsible for:Operating from home with a National remit to deliver key enterprise level deals within FS.Mentor, develop and c...
Senior opportunity for an International Business Development Director - Retail Analytics specialist to deliver enterprise level deals across UK and Europe with CMO contacts within Retail and key brands.Client DetailsA market leader within the retail analytics and data management industry, seeking a proven enterprise business development professional.DescriptionAs International Business Developm...
UK Sales Manager
My client are a leading engineering software provider for the building industry and have been established for over 30 years.
Their software applications have been developed into well proven products, and are now used by customers in more than 20 countries around the world. The customers experience increased efficiency and productivity, time saving and increased quality when eng...
Field Sales Manager
Pre-paid Funeral Plans
Basic Salary: £25,000 uncapped OTE, realistic earnings £60k plus
Car / Phone allowance
We are looking for an experienced Field Sales Manager to manage a team of 8 field-based direct sales executives, selling unregulated financial products to the domestic market.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established organisation...