Technical Sales Engineer

Interaction Recruitment
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Technical Sales Engineer

Role Type: Full Time, Permanent

Location: Corby, Northamptonshire with Uk travel (car will be provided)

Salary: £38,000 - £42,000 + 15% Bonus + Car, Laptop, Phone

Our Corby based client has an exciting new opportunity for an experienced technically minded Account Manager/Sales Engineer with experience working within Manufacturing, ideally Automotive or Aerospace. The successful candidate will be responsible for the Account Management of an exciting customer base and working with specific projects within the business. Using technical knowledge to provide advice and support with a level of expertise. This will involve face to face meetings with existing clients and so excellent communication, attention to detail and experience in project management are essential.


- Coordinate activities to drive planned growth and new business

- Coordinating costings, quotations, and product / sample development

- Visit automotive OEM nominated customer 1-2 times per week (Purchasing, Engineering. Logistics) and ensure good supplier relations are maintained and all issues are quickly identified and resolved.

- Provide excellent communications though all key stakeholders (Internal and external).

- Support Aviation customers in a commercial and structured way to maintain existing sales.

- Prioritize where specific projects are in the pipeline to ensure maximum effort is given to securing nominations for new business.

- Work with engineers (internally and externally) to support and coordinate activities.

The Candidate:

Education level & general experience:

Technically competent with excellent aptitude for technical issues and problem solving.

IT l Literate: Excel, Powerpoint

Technical Knowledge / Background with project management is essential

Manufacturing background is desirable

Automotive or Aviation - would be beneficial - gained working with Tier One or OEMs

This is a great opportunity to join an international company who have a fantastic package and career opportunity to offer to the right candidate.

If you believe this role is for you then please do send your CV today.

Telephone: Call Angela Bailey or Naomi Penn - (Interaction Recruitment, Kettering).