Reference : 565088

Divisional Technical Sales Director

  • Sales
  • United Kingdom LEICESTERSHIRE
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 03/01/2019

Who are we ?

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Technical Sales Manager to join our passionate and knowledgeable Technical Sales Team as the Divisional Technical Sales Director. This exciting role will see you lead and develop the northern divisional technical sales team, to identify, create and implement the strategic planning to maximise the key system specification opportunities, by the clear articulation of the value proposition within the commercial sectors for the North and Scotland.

The northern technical sales members are a highly experienced and highly driven team with vast knowledge of the internal systems industry. Their commercial and technical acumen enables them to target and influence the key stakeholders of prioritised commercial sector projects by the articulation of the value proposition delivering profitable system sales.


What will you be doing in the role?

In the role as Divisional Technical Sales Director you will;

  • Adhere and promote the company H&S policy and procedures
  • Network and develop relationships with key senior customers
  • Create technical sales strategy and delivery
  • Drive team activity to achieve company targets
  • Coach and develop the team


Am I what you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Divisional Technical Sales Director specifically it is important that you have:

  • Significant technical experience within construction process and the construction market
  • Changed management and influencing skills
  • Team leadership and coaching skills
  • Commercial expertise
  • Experience of developing individuals (i.e. project teams/coaching groups)


Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale we have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employs 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of our well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.


You are applying to work with British Gypsum this is one of 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.


Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.

Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.