Technical Sales Advisor

Location: Basildon

East Anglia

Other information: 40 hours per week

Salary: Competitive Salary

Reference #: 129734

Technical Sales Advisor wanted to build and develop existing accounts, based from our Basildon branch, working 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm. Join a hard-working and successful team that goes the extra mile!


About the role

Main duties are:

  • working in a busy office
  • providing expert technical knowledge
  • responsible for large, national accounts
  • working to sales targets
  • generating orders and enquires
  • dealing with incoming and outgoing sales calls
  • maintaining new and existing accounts


About you

Coming from a sales background you will already have the know-how in keeping customers happy, understanding their needs and providing assistance.  Your technical expertise will be gained in branch through your willingness to learn and self-motivation.

It is essential to have previous commercial plumbing and heating experience, for this role.


About your development and benefits

We aim to unlock your potential and equip you with all the skills required to move to the next stage in your career with us. This all starts with your induction where you get to know us and our business and continues with relevant training and development. 

Our people get benefits including:

  • pension plan
  • holiday - 23 days increasing to 25 after 2 years’ service
  • staff discount
  • profit share.

About us

Wolseley Blended Business             

Today we operate Plumb, Parts, Drain, Pipe and Climate Center as separate businesses. We are working towards bringing every part of our businesses together to form one specialist trade merchant called Wolseley.


We are the UK’s largest plumbing, heating and cooling trade specialist merchant. Soon, our entire product range will be accessible under one roof. That means customers can easily reach all our products and specialisms, delivering on our promise of helping them achieve more.


Wolseley, and our above brands, are part of Wolseley UK, which is the UK operating company of Ferguson plc, the world’s largest specialist distributer of plumbing and heating products. We supply 1.1 million customers with 1 million products carefully sourced from approximately 52,000 suppliers.


Follow Wolseley Plumb Center on Twitter @WolseleyUK


Closing Date:  22.11.2018

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