Business Development Consultant – Electric Light Assembly

5 days left

East of England/Cambridgeshire area
Competitive salary with a commission scheme and a range of benefits
29 Mar 2017
29 Apr 2017
Energy, Manufacturing
Electrical, Mechanical
Contract Type
Full Time

Festo are innovators in automation, investing 8% back into our research and development ensuring that we are always at the forefront of modern technology.  As employers we carry this ethos through to our people using the same approach to leadership and engagement and investing into our greatest asset – our people – ensuring they have the opportunities to grow personally and develop within their roles and the company. 

We currently have a number of Business Development Consultant opportunities in our sales teams as a result of internal movement, promotion and strategic growth plans.  Our Business Development Consultant roles develop and manage the relationship between Festo and designated accounts in order to maximise and secure the profitable sales of our products and services.

Our BDC roles are all home based and are national roles therefore personal circumstances must allow for national travel, some overnight stays and the ability to function effectively from a home based office.

Business Development Consultant – Electric Light Assembly (Code BDC ELA)

The Business Development Consultant ELA role is working as part of a team of seven, with a particular focus on maintaining and growing the business in a defined account base in a well-established area.  

In order to be considered for this role, you must have the minimum of an ONC in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering or equivalent and be able to demonstrate success in a previous external sales role in a relevant industry. Knowledge and experience of replicating OEM’s and special purpose Machine Builders with emphasis towards automation solutions incorporating electrical / mechanical drives, PLC programming knowledge would be advantageous as would previous experience of working for a manufacturer but is not essential.

The portfolio of accounts for this role is situated predominantly in the PE, CB, IP, NR, CM postcodes, therefore the candidate will ideally be located in the East of England/Cambridgeshire area.  

Festo offers a competitive salary with a commission scheme and a range of benefits including 25 days annual leave increasing with length of service, development opportunities, personal accident cover, contributory pension scheme, private health care, employee assistance programme and permanent health insurance.

If  would like to apply for any of these vacancies, please send an up to date copy of your CV with a covering letter quoting the job code and including your salary expectations to or click on the 'APPLY' button.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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