Due to growth in our lift service portfolio, Temple Lifts is currently seeking to recruit a qualified and experienced Modernisation Sales Manager for our London & South East-based service business. The operational base for this position will be from our Head Office location in Bromley, Kent.

The candidate will be working with a passionate team of managers, engineers and support staff, and also closely with the Commercial Director to manage contracts and assist in the achievement of our financial plans for 2022 and beyond. You will be a confident individual with strong knowledge and experience within both the lift modernisation sales arenas, you will possess excellent organisational and planning skills.

Due to the nature of modernisation work, this role requires technical, engineering and field expertise/knowledge and a collaborative can-do approach, to successfully work with our clients and fellow team members.

You will have as a minimum;

  • Good practical understanding of EN/ISO regulations relating in-service to lifts and escalators.
  • Good knowledge of industry safety and compliance standards 
  • Experienced in client tender bid compilation, presentation and contract negotiations.
  • Strong analytical, attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
  • Computer literate in excel, word, outlook, office 365 and power-point.
  • Identifying, quantifying and securing new business opportunities as well as the development of existing business opportunities with existing clients.
  • Ability to conduct site surveys in a professional, safe and confident manner.
  • Confident in meeting, communicating and presenting to clients and consultants to review and discuss their requirements.
  • Ensuring our high levels of customer satisfaction are maintained in all areas of your responsibility.
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues across the business.

Benefits include:

As expected with a position at this level, we are providing an attractive package based around a competitive salary and commissions, this includes a company car and fuel card.

  • Temple Lifts provides a contributory pension scheme, which you will be auto-enrolled into (subject to the conditions of the scheme).
  • Fully paid annual leave entitlement of 25 days during a complete holiday year as well as public/bank holidays.
  • Life Assurance. During your employment with Temple Lifts, you will be covered under our Employee Life Assurance policy, which provides a death service payment equivalent to two times your annual salary.

Temple Lifts is an equal opportunities employer and has a strict anti-discrimination policy which includes age, sex, origin and disability. Additionally, we have a culture of continuous improvement, and training ensures that every employee has the opportunity for personal development.

Temple Lifts is now a Hitachi group company. Accordingly, candidates will have the longer term possibility of development and career opportunities within the wider Hitachi group of companies.

All applicants must already have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom, proof of which will be required, the Company regrets that it cannot accept applications from any individuals without this entitlement.

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