Sales Executive

Banking & Finance, Business & Management, Energy, Natural Resources & Utilities, Environment & Conservation
Truro, Cornwall
Salary Details
£20,000.00-£25,000.00 per year dependant on skills. £25,000.00 – £30,000 OTE
Job Type
Closing Date
gasworld is looking for an experienced Sales Executive to help develop the gasworld brand.

Job Description

Based near Truro, and serving the global industrial gases market, we have experienced fast growth in the past five years and are planning for this growth to continue.

The successful candidate will be confident at approaching potential customers with the aim of winning new business, strive to maintain good relationships with existing clients, and gain repeat business wherever possible.

Main responsibilities:

  • Identifies business opportunities by identifying prospects and evaluating their position in the industry
  • Establishing contacts and developing relationships with prospects, recommending solutions
  • Maintain and develop relationships with existing customers in person and via telephone calls and emails
  • Highlighting the benefits to the client and identifying how it will be of value to their business
  • Identifies product improvements or new products by remaining current on industry trends, market activities, and competitors.
  • Proactively seeking out new sales opportunities through calling, networking and social media
  • Attending exhibitions, conferences and meetings when travel is permitted
  • Negotiating contracts and packages
  • Aiming to achieve monthly or annual targets

Are you the right candidate?

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree with a concentration in business, management or marketing (preferred but not essential)
  • You will be a motivated, dynamic and self-driven individual who is confident and professional in approach
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Confident speaking on the phone and networking face-to-face
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A positive, confident and determined approach
  • A high degree of self-motivation and ambition
  • The skills to work both independently and as part of a team
  • The capability to flourish in a competitive environment
  • An understanding of a Microsoft Dynamics (CRM system) would be of benefit

The successful candidate will receive:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Commission and benefits package
  • Initial and ongoing training and support
  • 23 days annual holiday (plus 8 public holidays)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers scheme

Company Description

gasworld remains the only truly global media and events provider in the industrial gases sector and is the eyes and ears for the gases business – the focal point for global industrial gas news, views and information. Whether online or in print, we continue to aspire to be the must-read service for the dynamic industrial gases business and keep a growing audience of industrial gas professionals at the forefront of industry developments.

gasworld provides opportunities for a wide range of posts covering an even wider range of skills, from content and journalism to events and business intelligence. We are committed to the development of our employees and provide a great platform to utilise skills in a media environment, as well as potential scope for travel. gasworld also operates an equal opportunity policy and is committed to ensuring our recruitment and staffing policies are inclusive and accessible.

Other Application Details

Please Note: Once Covid-19 restrictions are lifted in England, this will be an office based role. There is no option for home working. Applicants must therefore live within commuting distance of Truro (TR4 8UN).

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