Our Reference: J4786
Job Terms: Permanent
Location: South East
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Job Category: General Sales
An experienced Sales Manager is required to join our client, a Global Supplier to the Leisure Marine Industry. Based in East Sussex the Export Sales Manager will need to live within a commutable distance and have a passion for sailing and a sound understanding of kite surfing, windsurfing, dinghy sailing and yachting. The key market for this role is the network of marine distributors and agents across Europe and further afield, selling to a wide range of customers ranging from small retailers to large OEMs. The successful candidate will ideally have a proven track record within this market. A good grasp of French would be beneficial! Essential Good with IT. Efficient use of MS Office, especially Excel, graphs, pivot tables etc. Experience with CRM systems. Enthusiastic, relationship builder, able to develop business plans for self and with distributers to help them grow their business. Able to make a technical sale but also sell themselves and the “Brand”. A team player. Target focussed Smartly presented but able to adjust style to suit the customer. Location Whilst HQ is in East Sussex you will be required to travel abroad regularly and as such be used to planning overseas sales trips accordingly. The Export Sales Manager will need to travel internationally. 25% - 50% of the month on the road ranging from 2 or 3 day trips into Europe to weeklong trips further afield. Salary Generous remuneration dependent on experience + Mileage allowance for travel to / from airport. Opt out pension scheme, laptop, mobile, etc. To Apply Please submit your CV to Clare@marineresources.co.uk or call Clare on 02382 024278.