Leeds Branch - Hydraulic Sales Executive

Hydraulic Equipment Supermarkets are currently recruiting for a Hydraulic Sales Executive to join their Leeds branch.

Hydraulic Equipment Supermarkets (HES) is part of a wider company called Group HES, with their head office based in Gloucester. There are five divisions in total including HESBranch Hydraulic SystemsHES TractecHES Lubemec and HES Automatec, with 4 regional branches to serve the local markets in Gloucester, Birmingham, Durham, and Leeds. It is the Leeds branch that has an opening for an internal hydraulics salesperson.  

Established in 1965, HES have been distributing top branded hydraulic components for over 50 years and have strong strategic partnerships with most top hydraulic brands, including Danfoss and Parker Hannifin.

The successful candidate will be supported by the company, to develop the skills and knowledge needed for personal development as well as to help grow the Leeds branch and the HES brand in general.

The Hydraulic Sales Executive will be provided with the ongoing training and development required to ensure that they will be equipped to fully support the external sales effort, to speak with existing and prospect customers and drive increased revenue for the division.

At HES, your opportunities are endless, with several career paths available as part of a larger organisation. The company will endeavour to provide you with continued support and training where required but the job role will require you to use your own initiative to drive your career and the success of the branch.

 The ideal candidate will:

    • Have excellent customer service skills
    • Experience in basic hydraulics or other relevant engineering experience is necessary, either at a product supply level, sales capacity, academic or general understanding
    • Have an entrepreneurial ambition
    • Be a team player
    • Have stock control experience, this is desirable but not essential
    • Possess excellent communication skills
    • Have a desire to learn new skills

If you think this position is suitable for you, then please apply by emailing your CV and covering letter to vacancies@grouphes.com.


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