Graduate Trainee Sales Engineer

Recruiter
Wallace Hind Selection
Location
Leicester
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Fantastic opportunity for an ambitious, technically qualified graduate engineer to be trained to sell precision engineered components to automotive OEMs and Tier 1&2 Manufacturers by a rapidly expanding UK based, European manufacturing group - Graduate Trainee Sales Engineer

BASIC: £30,000 - £35,000 (DOE) + Performance Related Bonus (project based) 1st year OTE £40,000 open-ended + Company Car + Group Pension 5% of salary + Mobile / Laptop

AREA – UK. Field based (circa 60% of time) and Office based (40%).
Ideally you will be living within an hour’s commute of our Leicestershire based operation or prepared to relocate. The role will include frequent visits to clients throughout the UK.

Are you a graduate engineer looking to develop your career within the technical sales engineering arena?

PERSON REQUIREMENTS - Graduate Trainee Sales Engineer

We are looking for up and coming, technically qualified engineers looking to develop their career within a sales engineering role. It is highly likely you will be degree qualified within an engineering discipline (or completed an engineering apprenticeship) and in your first engineering role, or have completed an industrial placement year in a manufacturing environment. It is key you are:
* Customer orientated with the genuine capability to be trained to sell technical solutions to industry
* Intelligent and technically competent, able to lead and influence client’s manufacturing personnel through new product introductions

It is highly likely you will have undertaken one of the following roles and/or worked in any of the following markets/fields:

ROLES – Graduate Entry, Application Engineer, Project Engineer, Design Engineer, Development Engineer, Project Manager, Pre Design / Pre Specification Engineer, Sales Engineer, Internal Sales Engineer, Technical Support Engineer, Pre-Sales Support Engineer.

MARKETS – Automotive OEM. Automotive Tier 1 / 2 /3 suppliers. Industrial Manufacturing. Aerospace. High Volume Component Manufacturing. Off Highway and Commercial Vehicle. Industrial Fasteners. Blow Moulded Components. Plastic Injection Components.

WHY US?
* We offer the opportunity for you to be trained by industry leading, sales engineering professionals and over time, to account manage a number of the world’s largest automotive OEM/tier 1 & 2 accounts.
* We offer the genuine opportunity for career development within the company and the group globally. As an example, our European Sales Director joined us in this very role 15 years ago!

COMPANY - Graduate Trainee Sales Engineer

We are a rapidly expanding, acquisitive manufacturing Group, specialising in the design, development and manufacture of high quality thermoplastic components supplied pre-dominantly to the automotive OE, Tier 1 & 2 but also to a variety of other market sectors and industries.

Having experienced significant growth we are expanding our technical sales team and wish to recruit a commercially astute Engineer to be trained by our current sales engineering team with the view to taking over the management of a number of key Automotive OEM and associated Tier 1 / Tier 2 accounts.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant John Gowen quoting Graduate Trainee Sales Engineer, reference JG1703-44 to DD: +44 (0) Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: +44 (0) . Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.