• Permanent
  • Bodiam

Business Development Executive – J1927ME

Office-based – Landscaping Materials

Established for over 25 years, this is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of landscaping and construction materials to the public and private sectors. They’re in continual growth and looking to build their office-based sales team. What makes them different is the wide range of stock and control of transport – so their client gets what they want exactly when they need it.

The Role:

To build excellent relationships with new and existing customers, using your telephone sales skills to generate new business, encourage new leads and sell across the range. You will be making calls to decision-makers across the UK, to understand their needs and gain their trust for the long term.

Reporting to the Business Development Manager, you’ll

  • Start new accounts
  • Develop existing accounts
  • Look for new opportunities with existing customers
  • Refresh dormant accounts
  • Work as part of a team that shares intelligence and best practice
  • Sometimes you will need to visit potential customers to thoroughly understand their needs and start the relationship off on the right foot
  • You’ll also attend trade shows from time to time

The Person

  • Outstanding telephone skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Familiar working in a targeted environment
  • Excellent planning and organising skills
  • Ability to prioritise own workload
  • A desire for continuous personal and professional development

The Package:

In return for your hard work and commitment, you will be rewarded with some great benefits, which include:

  • Competitive salary, £25k plus depending on skills and experience
  • Annual Bonus Scheme
  • Full Healthcare
  • A matched contribution pension scheme
  • Team incentives and events

Location and Hours:

The modern office is rurally located in central/Eastern East Sussex, with limited public transport, so you will need your own transport. Hours are 8:30-17:00, Monday to Friday.

Interview Arrangements:

They’ll be an initial telephone interview with Martin Ellis of RSE before your details are sent to the company who will hold a 2-stage interview process


Martin Ellis

07823 887982


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