External Sales Engineer - Automation

Reference OTRDW200624a
Products Automation
Customers OEMs and End users
Location South East
Package £40k- £45k, bonus and commission, car options, 25 days holiday plus bank holiday

​​​​The Company: 

  • Well known distributors of automation products who are looking to strengthen their SE sales team with the recruitment of a high calibre Sales Engineer. 

  • Selling to large end-users and specifically targeting machine builders. 

  • Focusing on environmentally friendly production and sustainability. 


The Role of the External Sales Engineer

  • You will be selling products used in the automation sector such as PLCs, HMI’s and sensing systems. 

  • Adding value to existing customers by creating an attractive ROI. 

  • Managing your own diary between existing business and new business. 

  • Demonstrating your technical knowledge to customers and supporting team members. 

  • Field based role covering Surrey, Hampshire, Berkshire and Dorset. 

  • Your time will be split between working from home, the office in Southampton and travelling to visit customers. 


Benefits of the External Sales Engineer 

  • £40k- £45k 

  • OTE bonus and commission 

  • Car options 

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday  


The Ideal Person for the External Sales Engineer 

  • Extensive knowledge and experience in automation and controls is needed. 

  • Electrical or mechanical engineering qualification an advantage. 

  • Sales experience – either internal or external is beneficial. 

  • Experience working for, or selling to a distribution company would strengthen your application.    

  • Hungry for success, determined, and have the ability to use your initiative to maximise the potential in your area.  


If you think the role of External Sales Engineer is for you, apply now! 


Consultant: Darren Wrigley 

Email: darrenw@otrsales.co.uk  

Tel no. 0208 397 4114 

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK. 

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