We are working with a luxury manufacturer of high end bespoke lighting whose clients include boutique hotels, restaurants. The organisation is looking for an established Sales Manager for the UK and Europe responsible for driving sales, managing and expanding existing customer base, managing Nationwide agents and developing up new sales channels as the company looks to aggressively targets to develop their sales across the UK and London in particular.
Key Responsibilities: -
Overseeing, implementing and developing an effective sales strategy to achieve company targets.
Seeking out new opportunities to develop untapped sales streams.
Managing the agent and distribution network across the UK with a strong focus on London ensuring sales targets ad KPI’s are met.
Develop excellent customer relationships in person, constant telephone calls, face to face meetings and other sales activities.
Expanding the distribution network through agents, dealers, trade clients and other customer bases.
Driving new products into existing and new markets.
Attending national trade shows and some international trade shows where required to support UK sales.
Producing monthly sales reports.
Ensuring a high level of customer retention, focus and satisfaction.
Consistent London and UK travel.
Key Requirements: -
Strong understanding of the luxury bespoke environment.
A minimum of 8 years’ experience of developing a sales region increasing, customer retention and sales channels.
Have an ambitious attitude and have the vision to make the UK sales grow under your leadership.
You must be an enthusiastic, organised person with a passion for design and will relish the chance to operate in a successful luxury, design led company.
Proven track record of driving and closing sales.
Strong presentation, communication and negotiation skills.
An outgoing personality with great interpersonal skills.
Good project management.
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office and a CRM database.