​Renewable Energy – Business Development Manager

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    Speciality Chemicals

  • Contact phone:

    +44(0) 7854 576 318

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  • Consultant:

    Lucinda Eyre

Are you an ambitious sales manager with experience working in the renewable heating sector? Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity to join a dynamic and reputable company in the renewable heating sector?

This is an ideal opportunity for an ambitious Business Development Manager to join a market leading company in a rapidly-growing industry. Our client is one of the UK's most experienced consultants and installers of renewable heating systems for residential and commercial use.

About the role:

Concentrating on Large Domestic, Commercial Ground Source and Air Source Heat Pump project sales with a view of developing new opportunities for the supply, design, installation and commissioning, and service/maintenance; you will

  • develop on the already successful sales pipeline, dealing and building working relationships whilst work collaboratively with clients, architects, contractors and engineers to identify, develop and convert sales opportunities

  • identify new target clients and create new business through proactive business development

  • take a consultative approach, be expected to visit clients and assist in the specification/design of the company’s products

This is a home-based role to provide consultative sales across the UK. However, you will need to be based in the South or Midlands with access to one of the companies sites based near Gatwick or Tewkesbury to establish strong working relationships with the wider team.

You will be someone who has:

  • a strong background in either Heat Pumps/Biomass/District heating

  • a proven track record of Commercial Heat Pump/HVAC Sales (end user)

  • knowledge of District Heating Schemes (relevant to UK regions)

  • an understanding of tendering practices and how to win/bid for tenders

  • relevant experience in the design, integration and installation of renewable products

  • knowledge of the construction supply chain

  • mechanical or electrical knowledge, to be able to assess client requirements and feasibility

  • good technical understanding of Ground Source, Air Source or Biomass technologies

  • excellent communication and presentation skills

  • a pro-active and tenacious approach to sales and business development, able to demonstrate delivery of challenging business objectives and personal targets

  • excellent account management and relationship skills

  • IT Skills: MS applications, to include PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook

  • a full UK driving licence

The company offer a competitive basic salary of around £40k to £55K depending on experience as well as use of a company vehicle, travel expenses, pension and necessary tools for job.

If you are interested in hearing more or would like to apply for this role, get in contact with Lucinda Eyre on +44(0) 7854 576 318 or email lucinda@elevenrecruitment.com

*Note – You must already be based in the UK with full rights to remain / work and not require sponsorship or work visa support.