Technical Sales Manager - Process Chemicals / Animal Feed / CASE

Location United Kingdom
Discipline: Chemicals, Coatings, Polymers
Job type: Sales Manager
Salary: £Highly Competitive, Car & Bonus
Contact name: Laura Merritt

Contact email: laura@merrittrecruitment.com
Job ref: 131
Published: 4 months ago

​LOCATION: Remote working considered for experienced Sales professional

Our client is looking for a Sales Manager with a first class background in chemistry to manage sales of chemicals across a range of manufacturing industries. Our client is successful, specialist chemical distribution company with a diverse portfolio of specialty chemicals and additives. You will have strong academic credentials in Chemistry or Material Sciences and/or experience in technical selling to a wide variety of customers in the chemical industry. The role will require a significant amount of new business development with customers.

Following comprehensive training in the technical as well as commercial aspects of the role the main responsibilities will be:

  • Identifying and gaining new business in process chemicals, animal feed and CASE markets

  • Maintaining and developing strong relationships with our business partners

  • Setting priorities and keeping track of customer projects

  • Working closely with Internal Support and other members of the Sales Team

Candidate Profile

  • Experience technically selling to the chemical industry, ideally in process chemicals, animal feed and CASE.

  • A 2:1 BSc or higher in Chemistry or related field, or relevant industrial experience

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Full UK driving licence

The successful candidate will receive extensive training and will benefit from an attractive salary and benefits package including a company car. The role will involve both UK and International travel and the opportunity to work with some of the leading names in the chemical industry. Depending on the experience of the successful candidate we will consider remote working from a home office.