Senior Sales Executive, Construction (177lw) – Remote

  • Job Reference: 177lw
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Employer: Ex-Mil Recruitment Ltd
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  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: 100% remote working possible
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £35,000 - £45,000 + Double OTE (Uncapped commission) + Car
  • Sector: Construction, Sales
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior Sales Executive, Construction (177lw) – Remote - £35,000 - £45,000 + Double OTE (Uncapped commission) + Car  

A great opportunity to work for a company with a niche product offering, that offer an excellent uncapped commission scheme & who’s culture is very much ‘family feel’ providing a strong ‘sense of belonging’.   Our client will consider Service Leavers/Veterans, as well as ex-military candidates that have developed Commercial Sales experience (Business Development & Account Management)

Our client was established in 1980 as a family enterprise & are the market leader in basement construction, building niche/bespoke, high-quality basements & ground bearing slabs.

Within a team of 500 engineers, economists, project managers and highly qualified administrative, production and construction workers, they’ve successfully harboured an ethos of innovation and enthusiasm for everything they do.  Their dedication and passion for producing the absolute best has led to their continued success over the past 40 years.

They pride themselves on catering to a wide range of customer requirements and on-site building specifications.  Offering assurance of a high-quality product for life, one that offers complete value for money and even increases the resale value of their client’s property.

Job Purpose

This is a key position, requiring the drive to significantly contribute to the company’s turnover and profile. The successful candidate needs to be able to ‘hold their own’ in senior customer/client meetings and presentations.  The detailed Role Profile can be shaped according to individual experience and track record.   Sales remit is Nationwide, predominantly Home Counties.


·         Manage an allocated sales territory, utilising existing contacts and developing new business opportunities.

·         Carry out contract negotiations and conclude contracts with customers

·         Develop and maintain strong customer relationships

·         Represent our client at events, exhibitions, networking opportunities

·         Travel to project sites and meet with clients

Your Profile  

·         You either have (i) sales experience and a track record of successful sales, preferably in the construction industry OR (ii) a confident, ‘can do’ & positive attitude, with experience in dealing with external customers/stakeholders, high profile connections/contacts & strong interest to pursue a new civilian Sales career.

·         Strong technical understanding (engineering if helpful but not essential) and strong MS Office skills

·         Proactive, self-motivated, and entrepreneurial attitude

·         Excellent ability to work in a team and very strong, solution-oriented organisational skills

·         Have the right to work in the UK & Willingness to travel

Advantageous/Desirable skills

·         Proficiency in German (verbal & written)

·         Experience in the Construction industry

·         Connections/Contacts to high profile professionals/high net worth individuals

What our client can offer you

·         Independent work within a motivated team

·         Training that is tailored to your individual skills and abilities, in the UK and at their Headquarters  in Germany

·         Will be provided a ‘warm’ pipeline to help you to ‘hit the ground running’

·         Opportunity to work from home after completing successful training

·         Career development through regular training and education

·         Attractive uncapped commission scheme (so 60-100k++ achievable) & company benefits