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European Sales Director

  • Location: Europe
  • Sector: Leadership, Sales & Marketing
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: AR872/69
  • Salary: Base to £85K + Bonus to 40%, car allow + benefits
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Job description

A successful division of a global plc with revenues of several £BN and a diverse base of technology targeted at a range of critical applications across process control, defence, aerospace and rail (amongst many others). My client has a long and prestigious history of technology firsts, diversification and global growth.

As a result of an internal promotion we are currently looking to fulfil the position of European Sales Director. As the recognised leaders in senior and executive hire activity in the core technology sector Redline Executive Search have been appointed to run this assignment.

We are seeking an experience technology sales leader with a proven pedigree of managing sales growth across an international sales territory. You will most likely have a background in electrical and electronic components and sub-systems and be familiar with driving sales through multiple channels, principally through OEM's, Distribution and 3rd party Design & Manufacture. There is flexibility on where you can be based with the UK, Benelux, France and Italy having some specific benefit relating to some major account activity.

You will be a modern, intelligent and articulate sales leader that takes an organised and thorough approach to the leadership and motivation of your team. You will be conversant with the effective use of CRM, but not enslaved to it. You will be visible to your team, your customers and your partners and can expect to be travelling in the region most weeks. To this end, business level competency (or native fluency) in French or Italian is preferred.

For more information and an initial conversation in complete confidence please contact Andy Raymond - Head of Search on +44 (0)1582 878907 or drop me an email to ARaymond@RedlineExecutive.Com

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