Searching for a Field 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.
Firstly, make sure you are registered on the website, signed up to the appropriate email alerts, and uploaded your CV so that potential employers can find and headhunt you!
Remember, you can tailor your job search to find the best results and realistic opportunities for yourself with the filters along the left hand side of the website - select and find sales jobs in your area, matching your salary and choose type of contract. Keep drilling down further to get jobs matching the criteria that you want and move closer to finding your dream job from the best sales only niche job board.
So, what could I actually be doing?
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
Time spent in the office varies and often depends on you making appointments and meeting clients and deadlines. Field sales working locations vary depending on client base, higher up roles can include international travel so if you don't mind a frequent flight, want to see the world and have the drive to work hard and progress start your search here.
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
Starting roles roughly: £17,000 - £35,000
3-5 years experience roughly £20,000 - £45,000
Senior levels roughly £38,000 - £100,000 +
Progression in this industry is very possible with the usual ladder looking something like becoming a field sales executive, area sales manager, regional sales manager, sales director and further still to be international sales director
Sounds great, but is this position the right fit for me?
Below are some the key aspects employers look out for
Self motivated individuals
resilient, able to get up and go again
excellent communication and presentation skills
The ability to work independently
the desire and enthusiasm to sell sell sell
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!