£18,000 – £20,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Opportunity to earn up to £20,000 per annum in bonuses
40 hours p/w – Monday to Friday
Utility Planners UK are looking for an ambitious and dynamic B2B sales representative to join their rapidly expanding team. The successful candidate will be directly responsible for sourcing new business both on the traditional utilities and the renewable energy sides of the business.
As part of the team, you’ll enjoy the freedom and support you need to achieve your goals and our passion for developing our team members means you will potentially get the chance to progress to a Business Development Manager role further down the line.
This is a highly sought-after position so please ensure a timely response.
The ability to work independently and as part of a wider team
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Outstanding listening skills
The ability to understand, pre-empt and overcome objections
An ambitious career outlook
The ability to focus on selling the right product to the right customer
A can-do attitude when it comes to sourcing new business and the challenges it poses
Preferred but not essential…
An understanding of the utilities and/or renewable energy industry
Experience of telesales and B2B sales over the phone
Experience of meeting potential clients in a formal, face-to-face setting
An understanding of how to effectively arrange and diarise sales appointments
If you are successful at interview, you will be quickly brought up to speed with the UPUK ethos and given all the tools you need to do your job effectively. You will be responsible for finding and following up on leads to expand our customer base throughout the UK.
Not only will you be expected to communicate with potential customers via email and phone, you will also be expected to arrange face-to-face meetings to be attended by yourself and/or the Sales Director.
Responsible for the effective management of your time and will be brought up to speed on any software which will allow you to do this. In addition to this, you will be providing regular updates/sales reports to your line manager.
The opportunity to develop in an exciting, forward-thinking business, the successful candidate will benefit from a fantastic pension scheme, 21 days holiday (plus bank holidays) per year as well as a very healthy, performance-based bonus scheme.
How to apply
Please send a copy of your CV with a covering letter/email giving an outline of your previous experience and why you think you are suited to the role to firstname.lastname@example.org
Utility Planners (UK) Cover utility services such as: Substation installation and decommissioning, extra high voltage, over head, low voltage, metering, gas governor, low, medium, intermediate and high pressure gas, civils, street lighting, utility surveys, renewable energy and kiosks .