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Business Development Manager (director designate) – career opportunity

£40,000 – £50,000 basic + car allowance + bonus/share options + benefits

Our client, a well established and reputable Lighting Company with 20+ years experience of providing lighting solutions, is seeking a proactive, motivated and dynamic salesperson to become a key member within their experienced team.

Focussing on commercial, architectural and exterior projects you will work closely with consulting engineers, architects and contractors throughout the region – building up relationships and trust through understanding their needs, offering a quality and competitive solution backed by excellent service throughout the process. You should be proactive, driven to achieve, motivated to win projects and looking for a career opportunity within an established, profitable business which will reward your success with share allocations. Location South West


Business Development Manager – commercial lighting to M&E contractors

£35,000 – £45,000 basic + open ended commission + Company car/ allowance, pension + profit share

Our client, a well established lighting SME, is expanding again and seeking a lighting sales professional experienced in selling to M&E contractors throughout London & South East.

You will be selling mid to high end lighting solutions to contractors on D&B projects and various applications from commercial fit outs to residential, education and healthcare applications. The Company has a lot of existing and repeat business built up through long standing relationships and an all encompassing service offering high quality solutions at competitive prices and project management support throughout the contract. The ideal candidate will be a proactive salesman, experienced in lighting sales and confident of your contractor contacts. Great time to join the business with a new catalogue due out and recent record breaking invoicing months.


UK Lighting Components Sales Professional

£35,000 – £48,000 basic + commission + car allowance + benefits

Expansion has created this exciting opportunity with a well-established £multi-million distributor of leading lighting brands that offer an excellent service of quality products but also a bespoke/ custom solution to suit the requirements. You will be selling a range of lighting components including optics, heatsinks, light sources and drivers throughout the UK managing existing customers and developing new business with lighting OEM accounts The role ideally requires strong sales skills for components and the development of LED product solutions for OEMs. You should be competent technically and able to add value to the customers offering a bespoke and tailored solution – not just selling a product range. OEM experience an advantage. Ideal living location, Central England from London – Birmingham – Manchester – Midlands.


Lighting Sales Professional – retail/ commercial applications

£35,000 – £50,000 basic + bonus, car allowance, healthcare + pension

Our client is a successful and expanding manufacturer with a worldwide presence specialising within the retail and commercial sectors, offering designed in solutions. They have many existing Global roll out programmes with high end cosmetic and jewellery retailers and leading brand names within the Commercial market.

Expansion has created a new and exciting opportunity to join the UK division selling solutions and custom made products to architects, designers and consultants, working closely with them and building up a good understanding of their requirements and the service needed to win the business.

This represents an ideal career move for an experienced lighting salesperson with a PTR in the commercial, industrial, retail or hospitality sectors seeking an autonomous role working as a team player within a small, close knit set up. Location: ideally London/ South East.


Area Sales Manager – Lighting & Electrical Components

£30,000 – £35,000 basic + uncapped commission + Company car/ allowance, pension, expenses

Our client is a well established and reputable £m/m distributor of high quality lighting and electrical components including transformers, capacitors, control gear and LED drivers.

This exciting and new opportunity represents expansion and requires an enthusiastic and dynamic salesperson to develop sales into independent electrical wholesalers and small/ medium sized contractors throughout London & South East. The ideal candidate will be from the industry, comfortable with a heavy new business focus, hungry, motivated to earn, and prepared to put the graft in to develop business. You could come from a lighting/ electrical manufacturing or wholesale background with a determined and ‘can do’ attitude looking for career move where you will have an impact on the business as success in this role could lead to further career opportunities.


Technical Manager – Lighting Solutions

£45,000 – £50,000 basic + benefits

Our client, a well established manufacturer and supplier of commercial/ architectural lighting products, is seeking an experienced professional manager to oversee all technical aspects of the business and manage/ influence current and future innovations.

Within this cash rich, £m/m Company your responsibilities will include maintaining and updating the technical library for all products sold including up to date LDT files, compliance, CE marking, WEEE requirements, internal and external testing data. You will look at ways of manufacturing faster and better by reviewing latest machinery, quality of components and their sourcing, improving quality of products and ease of installation for the contractors. You will also keep up to date with changes in legislation and market trends, new technologies and advancements in all aspects of product development. The ideal candidate will be an experienced technical manager within the lighting industry, you should have a good understanding of the manufacturing process (ideally CAD qualified), have the necessary experience and knowledge to be the technical mainstay of the business but also passionate and enthusiastic to further develop this position and responsibilities. Location: Herts/Essex.


Business Development Manager – Power supplies

c£36,000 – £40,000 basic + uncapped quarterly commission + Company car + benefits

Our client, widely regarded as one of the pioneers in the industrial power supplies industry, is seeking a proactive business development manager to focus on selling AC-DC power supplies and DC-DC converters into the OEM sector throughout the Midlands region.

This represents a dual role of managing the existing business whilst proactively seeking out new sectors – selling in at technical manager, design manager level within a diverse range of OEMs from electronics, lighting, rail to white goods, defence, marine and medical. You will be selling a quality range of standard, custom and bespoke solutions into this sector requiring good basic technical understanding and awareness of the applications coupled with the ability to seek out and develop new business as well.


Project Sales Manager – Lighting to End Users (Industrial/Logistic/ End User Sector)

£50,000 – £65,000 basic + high bonus earnings + Company car + benefits package

This well-established Lighting Manufacturer is further strengthening its UK business with the addition of an experienced end user sales professional to further penetrate the industrial & logistics sector.

You will be selling a comprehensive range of well engineered technical lighting products plus the ability to offer additional services such as installation, controls, financing: turnkey solutions for the end users. The target sector could include automotive, food, engineering, pharmaceutical, petrochem, distribution and transport via facility managers, property developers, main line contractors, occupiers and estates managers. Fantastic opportunity to join an expanding business requiring a professional business development manager experienced in end user sales within lighting/electrical or related.

Location: South East, Central, Midlands.


Area Sales Manager – East/West Midlands + Northern home Counties

£32,000 – £36,000 Basic + quarterly bonus (OTE £3000 per Quarter) + Car /Allowance + Phone + Laptop

Our Client, a long established, well respected manufacturer of Lamps and Luminaires, is looking for a dynamic and professional Area Sales Manager to cover their East & West Midlands, and Northern Home Counties area. You will be selling a range of quality lamps and luminaires into primarily the electrical wholesalers in the area, managing existing accounts, whilst bringing new clients on board.

The ideal candidate will be selling lighting or electrical products into electrical wholesalers, or from an electrical wholesaler looking to make the move to a manufacturer. This is a 12 month contract position, with the possibility of becoming permanent, subject to performance.


For more information, please call +44 (0)118 930 5555 or email sales@hayden-nash.co.uk


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