Trade Sales Engineer

Trade Sales Engineer

Job Title: Trade Sales Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £19,000 - £21,000
REF: 896940
Contact Name: Bethany Fardon
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Our client is a leading manufacturer in their field, of whom have been established for over forty years. They offer a vast product range and ship to a large client base worldwide.

Due to ongoing success and company growth, they are looking to expand their sales team, creating the opportunity for a dynamic, technically minded individual, to start a prosperous sales career.

All training will be provided onsite and a clear progression path will be outlined subject to performance.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Receiving incoming enquiries from customers, clients and competitors
  • Working with high value products and understanding their uses
  • Identifying parts from on file drawings and identifying any issues with those parts
  • Preparing quotations for customers and taking payments over the phone
  • Ordering parts and arranging dispatch to fulfil customer orders
  • Assisting with the maintenance of the company website, ensuring all information is current and up to date
  • Working to targets set by the National Service Manager
  • Undergoing training in order to learn all inhouse systems and any technical elements of the role

Skills and experience required:

  • Driven by sales and working to targets, looking to develop a career in sales
  • Some form of technical/engineering qualification is desirable, but not essential
  • Must be technically minded
  • PC literate and able to use standard office packages
  • Confident and personable
  • Strong communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Enjoy working as a part of a team


  • Monday- Thursday: 8am - 5pm
  • Friday: 8am - 1pm

Salary and benefits:

  • £19,000-£21,000 depending on experience
  • Monthly bonus
  • 25 days holiday alongside of statutory public holidays
  • Workplace pension
  • Progression and career development within the business