Sales Engineer Materials Surface Characterisation - Northern UK

Recruiter
On Target Recruitment Limited
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£30k - £40k pa + Benefits
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Company:

* Fantastic reputation within the industry
* A exponentially growing diagnostics/life sciences company
* A fantastic career opportunity

The Role:

* An exciting opportunity to join a market leading diagnostics/life sciences company
* The main element of the role as the new sales engineer is to promote and sell the material surface characterisation products - these include an high powered microscope used for high level imaging for academia, industrial, metallurgical, pharma biotec, automotive, aerospace, biomaterials etc. and also applications for indentation, scratch applications, tribometers etc
* 50/50 new and existing business

The Ideal Person:

* Suitable candidates should hold a degree (or equivalent) in material science, mechanical engineering, physics or related discipline
* experience of successfully selling analytical instruments would be highly advantageous
* Materials characterisation sales experience would be an advantage but full training will be provided
* Strong communication and negotiation skills
* Ability to effectively communicate with laboratory managers, professors, PhD level scientists and technicians
* Availability to travel throughout the UK and occasionally overseas for training and business meetings
* Located in the north of the UK within easy access to the main road network

Consultant: David Gray

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.

About On Target

On Target Recruitment is one of the UK's leading specialist recruitment agencies. Our consultants specialise in sales, technical and commercial jobs in the Engineering, Construction, IT Solutions, Medical, and Business Solutions sectors. We place all levels of personnel, up to Director across the UK and internationally.