Field Sales Engineer

Location West Midlands
Job Type Permanent
Salary £30000 - 35000 per year Targeted Year One Commission 10-15K
Contact Stewart Jackson
Call 0116 216 7004
Reference SJ-FES2

Field Sales Engineer

Midlands and UK

£30,000 – 35,000 + Company Car + Targeted Commission £15,000 +


The Company

I am working exclusively with a distributor of instrumentation who sell into the water treatment, food and beverage, mining and process manufacturing sectors.  They distribute leading manufacturers instrumentation products including flow meters, temperature probes, level sensors and hydrostatic sensors.

The company is a tightly knit team of twenty individuals and over the past five years the company have experienced excellent results and the directors now want to take the company through it’s next growth phase by employing a new Field Sales Engineer.

The company offers a really trusting working culture, they do not micro manage and allow people the freedom to structure their own time, they only measure your performance by your sales success!


The Role

As a Field Sales Engineer in this role you will be owning a product range of instrumentation to sell to end user manufacturers.  You will be selling both off the shelf products as well as services where there could be the need for product installation or service.  Your key duties will be:

  • To target companies for new business – the company has over ten years trading history in their database with many contacts to introduce yourself to.
  • To network within the industries they are having success and identify who the other companies are in that industry you need to be speaking to.
  • To generate 500K of sales in your first year.
  • To generate qualified appointments with customers.
  • To follow up any generated enquiries with quotes before closing orders.

You will be home based and provided with a company car for the role.  The commission scheme for the position is uncapped with the business paying a percentage of sales for every product sold.


The Candidate

To be successful in your application for this Field Sales Engineer role you will need:

  • A desire and hunger to carry out new business developments
  • Some exposure to selling an engineering or technical type product.
  • Exposure to selling some type of instrumentation would be advantageous.
  • The client would also like to hear from hands on engineers who have moved into technical sales roles.


The Benefits

  • £30,000 – 35,000
  • £15,000 + on target commission.
  • Company Pension


If you’re interested please apply online, send your CV to or give me a call on 0116 216 7004.

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