Sales Support Engineer

Location: Crewkerne
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive Salary
Reference: SSE004

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Gap Professional are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client who are recruiting for a Sales Support Engineer based in Crewkerne, Somerset on a permanent basis. Our client is a professional and friendly global manufacturer. If you are looking for your next opportunity, get in touch today!

 Monday to Friday – 08:00am to 17:00pm (1 hour for Lunch)

Salary: TBC

Position, Duties and Responsibilities:

You will perform multiple tasks in a flexible week, travel throughout the world when necessary (expected 25% of the time) and deliver sales routine process improvements.

Key activities include:

  • Project management
  • Technical sales
  • Preparation for project responses and price negotiations
  • Lead generation
  • Management and maintenance of the project and client database (CRM)
  • Any other ordinary activities from the sales position

Typical time profile - 10-15% on market research; 50-60% with sales routines; 20-25% interfacing customers for sales development.

Experience, attributes & skills sought:

  • English spoken and written fluently is mandatory. Any other European language is highly desirable and fluency in German would be advantageous!
  • Degree in electric/electronic engineering
  • Minimum of 1 years of business development
  • Ambitious, competitive, inquisitive, confident, articulated, diplomatic and communicative
  • Consistent, structured work ("self-starter"),
  • Self-confident, goal-oriented behaviour.
  • Flexible thinking outside the box.

In return, you will benefit from:

  • The position is equipped with computers, telephone and all necessary support tools
  • 20 days + statutory holidays
  • Life Insurance

Closing Date: 30th June 2019