Technical Sales Executive - Personal Care & Cosmetic Ingredients

Atom Recruitment Ltd
West Midlands
From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus car, bonus & benefits
08 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Client is a leading speciality distributor and exclusive UK representative of major manufacturers of raw materials and technical services to the Personal Care and Cosmetic Industries.

They are now seeking a Technical Sales Executive – Personal Care & Cosmetic Ingredients. This position will be home based with regular travel. Candidates will ideally be based in the North / Midlands.

Key Responsibilities

  • You will build upon the existing customer base and develop new sales.
  • You will work independently, drawing upon technical and commercial support from a dedicated team of professionals
  • Apply your technical knowledge
  • Commercially aware; you will achieve sales in a highly competitive market
  • Develop long-term relationships with customers in a dynamic environment
  • Deliver a first class service to customers

Qualifications and Experience

  • Strong technical background with a BSc (or equivalent) in a Science subject
  • Knowledge of Personal Care / Cosmetic Ingredients would be advantageous
  • Some experience in Technical Sales is desirable but not essential as full training will be given
  • OR you will be a Development Chemist / Formulation Chemist within the Personal Care / Cosmetic industry with a scientific background and the desire to pursue a career in technical sales
  • A passion for travelling to visit customers selling and promoting personal care / cosmetic ingredients
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Tenacity and self-reliance
  • Organised
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • Full UK driving license

In return, our Client is offering a salary of £30,000 - £35,000 (negotiable dependent on experience) per annum basic plus car, bonus and benefits.

To apply for the above position, please send your C.V and a covering letter to Lorraine Roger, Director at Atom Recruitment Ltd.

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