French speaking Export Sales Executive (Environmental solutions)


Ref: 5271F2

Company Profile

Innovative market leader supplying Environmental friendly solutions to many public and private organisations around the world


French speaking Export Sales Executive (Environmental solutions)
Location: London (West)

Commutable from Richmond, Wembley, Watford, Reading, Guilford, Epsom, Luton, St Albans
Salary: Up to £60,000 OTE
Ref: 5271F2

Main duties:
To sell company products to dealers, other stakeholders and in some instances end customers. Europe is the targeted sales area with a particular emphasis on France.

The Role:
- Build good working relationships with new and existing dealers and customers,
   primarily in France
- Expand company's distribution network & manage a network of commercial agents in
- Liaise with marketing to ensure territory specific marketing requirements are met
- Work with post-sales operation team to ensure all clients after sales requirements are
- Maintain and develop relationships with existing customers in person and via
   telephone calls and emails
- Cold call to arrange meetings with potential dealers and customers to prospect for
   new business
- Gather market and customer information negotiate the terms of an agreement and
   close sales
- Challenge any objections with a view to getting the customer to buy
- Advise on forthcoming product developments and discuss special promotions
- Make accurate, rapid cost calculations and providing customers with quotations.
- Be willing to travel to France when required (up to 8 weeks in total)

Candidate's Profile

- Fluent in English & French (both written and spoken)
- Background selling machinery into the agricultural, municipal or landscape sectors
- Additional European language will be advantageous
- A dynamic personality and a team player
- Ability and desire to sell and work to monthly and quarterly deadlines
- A positive, confident and determined approach
- Resilience and the ability to cope with rejection
- High degree of self-motivation and ambition
- Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
- Capability to flourish in a competitive environment
- A good level of numeracy
- Full driving licence


Up to £40K base pa + £20K on target commission


Sales, Export, International Sales, Business Development, B2B, Lead Generation, Field based, Cold Calling, Influential Skills, Negotiation Skills, Area Sales, Technical Sales, Regional Sales, Prospecting, Account Management, Portfolio, Client Acquisition, Commercial, Presentations, Reports, Quotations, Dealers, Distributers, London, Remote Working, Machinery




Up to £60,000 OTE





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