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Technical Sales Executive (Chemicals for Thermoset & Composites)


Up to £60k + Bonus




Technical Sales Executive (Chemicals for Thermoset & Composites)



Covering UK (Home Based)


Market Sector:

UK leading Chemicals Distributor


The Role:

  • Responsible for a defined group of customers within the UK.
  • As expected with such a role there will be extensive UK travel with the occasional overseas trips.
  • Identify customer requirements and provide technical solutions through the promotion of a range of products.
  • Develop and support business relationships with purchasing agents and laboratory personal based at manufacturing sites
  • Develop account plans and product launch tactics in line with business strategies, including Key Account Plans and sales literature
  • Provide accurate sales forecasts.
  • Keep updated market intelligence in their area, including non-customers
  • Be the sales lead to manage customer complaints
  • Report customer interactions including commercial, marketing and technical information.
  • Become the technical and commercial authority at customers
  • Liaise regularly with Principals and suppliers ensuring knowledge of supply, logistics and detailed knowledge of products.
  • Attendance of industry exhibitions, trade fairs and seminars.



  • A good technical understanding of epoxy and polyurethane technology and chemistry along with applications is essential for this role.
  • Commercial experience, ideally gained within a distribution environment with a chemistry, materials or engineering background.
  • Degree education preferred or equivalent industry experience.
  • Organizational and communication skills
  • Proficient applicator of commercial sales tactics, value selling and business strategy
  • UK driving licence
  • Right to work in the UK


Contact Kelly Kehoe:

Kelly Kehoe

Specialist Recruitment Consultant
0161 443 0015

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