Technical Sales - Anaerobic Digestion

South Yorkshire
Renewable Energy
£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus and car
08-04-2021 10:14 AM

Technical Sales - Anaerobic Digestion

Doncaster, but happy to be based nationwide
Circa £40k, plus bonus, company car and perks

Astute are partnered with a business who offer technical, maintenance, biological and optimisation services to anaerobic digestion plant owners and their operations and maintenance teams. We're looking for a Technical Sales Executive / Business Development Manager / Sales Representative to work with the Sales and Marketing Manager in developing relationships and winning more business throughout the country.

Anaerobic Digestion or Biogas experience is essential for this role.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Sales and Marketing Manager, as a Technical Sales Executive, you will be responsible for:

  • Generating sales in the field by approaching anaerobic digestion plant owners and operators to sell the company's products and services
  • Winning new maintenance and service contract agreements
  • Writing sales proposals and presenting to clients
  • Becoming an expert in the client's offering to then sell in a consultative fashion
  • Growing the biological service offering of the business
  • Maintaining and increasing the turnover from the existing client base
  • Assisting in the creation of marketing collateral to win more business
  • To support the senior management team in helping to deliver the ongoing development and growth strategy

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A genuine passion for, and knowledge of, Anaerobic Digestion
  • A proven track record of winning sales is highly desirable
  • Creativity and an entrepreneurial streak
  • Ability to develop with the business and have an agility and dynamism to adapt where needed
  • Commercial awareness and excellent communication skills
  • Valid UK driving licence and be happy to spend lots of time out on the road

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • A full package of circa £48,000, plus company car
  • Private healthcare
  • Excellent matched pension
  • Life assurance, phone and laptop
  • Educational programmes, materials and expenses

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02393 910108 and ask to speak to Tim Norford who can

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