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Sales Executive

10th July 2024

Job Type
North West
£26k basic plus £6k/£7k OTE plus great benefits, support, CPD, progression

Sales Executives x 2 – selling professional development training course opportunities 

Interviewing asap for a  July/August start 2024

Salford, Manchester  –  Our prestigious client  focuses on continuous professional development and training courses across a range of subjects It also delivers several events and conferences and is building its international presence in conjunction with the University’s priorities. , preferably but not exclusively, aligned with programmes offered by the University of Salford.

£26k plus OTE £6k – £7k realistic in the first year uncapped, 


Starting basic salary of £26k – Incentives in place to increase basic salary to £32k within 12-15 months based on performance and achieving targets.
Uncapped Commission OTC between £7k-£14k per annum
Hybrid working (2 days in the office per week following successful training)
24 days holiday plus bank holidays
Christmas Closure
Healthcare Cash plan
Birthday off
Subsidised University gym membership
Professional Development opportunities
Pension Scheme

The candidate for this position will excel at creating and closing new opportunities. By using a consultative approach to selling, this person will use their expertise to identify and qualify leads, leading to sales opportunities with both new and existing customers. 

You will be working as part of a successful, dynamic, and proactive sales team in a vibrant environment. Your primary focus is to develop new customer relationships through a consultative sales method and expand on existing relationships with clients.

The successful candidate will hold a confident telephone manner and strong communication skills in order to effectively communicate our offering to clients. Over time, the role will evolve into an account management position – though a significant part of the role will remain focused on new business development through the means of telephone, email and video conferencing.

For the first 6 weeks the candidate will benefit from receiving face to face, hands on 1-2-1 training at the premises in Manchester 3 days per week. Following successful training the candidate will then take on a hybrid role, with 2 days in the office per week once confident with product knowledge and achieving targets.


Meet and exceed sales targets by identifying business opportunities
Provide accurate forecasting of pipeline sales
Successfully create business from new and existing customer accounts
Manage complex negotiations with senior-level executives
Build rapport and establish long term relationships with customers, prospecting for new customers, using LinkedIn, social media and you will have a healthy list of qualified leads to work through too.
Providing support to the team leader as and where required – established team members will be asked to work on strategic sales initiatives, help to coach and develop other team members and help with product development.
Effective customer service management, Maintaining all relevant management information systems,  Attend team meetings and share best practice with colleagues


Significant sales experience
Tele sales experience
Demonstrable track record of achieving targets
Strong written and verbal communication skills, Self-motivated Individual, Excellent customer service skills

To apply for the role of Sales Executive please email your cv to [email protected] or call 0161 320 3793 / 07866625747

Tina Lacey Recruitment is a specialist recruitment agency dedicated to the skills, training and employability sectors nationwide.  We are committed to giving full free pre-interview advice and guidance right throughout the interview process.

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