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Sales Manager

  • Salary: Upto £55k salary per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 27 days ago

A salary of up to £55k is available for an experienced Sales Manager to support and grow a sales team working within the Defence sector. As well as being responsible for a small number of key accounts, you will drive a continuous improvement culture to maximise all customer interaction within the company, whilst also leading the team to achieve targets and agreed budgets. While base HQ is in Stokesley, North Yorkshire, this has potential to be a hybrid role (following onboarding period).

Due to working in the defence sector you would need to be a British National and be able to obtain SC clearance.

What you will get to do:

  • Manage the sales team to achieve pre agreed budgets and targets.
  • Mentor, coach and develop all direct reporting staff.
  • Present activity and revenue forecasts to senior management team.
  • Develop effective sales strategies.
  • Continue relationship build with key accounts and maximise opportunities.
  • Support business transition to customer centric organisation.

My client is one of the world leaders in the research, development and manufacturing of gas sensing products used extensively across the world in the defence sector.

Skills and experience that will reflect positively in your application.

  • Relevant Degree or equivalent.
  • Significant Sales Manager experience (desirably within the Defence sector).
  • Demonstrable track record in delivering sales targets.
  • Account management through project cycle.
  • Experience of team management and all facets of.
  • Customer Centric personal approach to every day.

If you believe you have the relevant experience and personality to add value to this role, then a strong onboarding process and growth potential are available as company grows. Please apply. Questions? Andy Leake (

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.