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Sales Associate

Sales and Business Development

 The main purpose of the Sales Associate role is to engage and manage existing clients, building on existing relationships, along with sourcing new business opportunities within ICR’s current accounts to drive and deliver agreed sales targets for the Repair Division Services of ICR, including Technowrap Engineered Composites, Quickflange Weldless Connectors and ISNONO. 

The primary focus for this role will involve drive business sales of new and existing clients to meet sales targets and growth in the Americas. 

  • Drive existing business sales to deliver the Repair Business Development strategy and secure revenues, as per the annual business plan.
  • Support the Sales Team in securing new business sales.
  • To further develop current client relationships and drive future sales.
  • Achieving sales targets within the region.
  • Develop a comprehensive pipeline of opportunities with a six month look ahead and ensure this is kept up to date on a weekly basis using the company SAP system.
  • To develop and retain positive relationships with new and existing customers and foster positive relationships within the ICR organisation.
  • Review and consolidate existing contracts with a view to maximising group revenue – proposing new commercial terms and incentives for clients.
  • To positively and professionally represent ICR at conferences, trade shows and networking events with an aim to continually gather intelligence and feed back to the business using the appropriate tools.
  • To work closely with the Sales Team to ensure the successful implementation of Key Account Management across the business and agree on business development targets to successfully grown the pipeline of opportunities.
  • Responsible for delivering an agreed annual individual company target.
  • Maintaining strong relationships within designated clients/ customers on behalf of the Company.
  • Ensuring client/ customer engagement plans are kept up to date at all times to include competitor analysis, market intel and commercial analysis.
  • Ensure annual sales targets and strategic objectives are met or exceeded.
  • Work closely with the marketing team to ensure all promotional material is up to date and fit for purpose.
  • Retain current clients and grow the client base for the business unit and the wider ICR group.
  • Business and commercial management
  • Strong ability to build long term relationships
  • Reliable with initiative, drive and enthusiasm
  • Sales and negotiation skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Previous sales or technical sales experience
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Commercial awareness and negotiation skills