Sales Manager

Closing date: 30.03.2020


    Monday-Friday, 8.30am-5.00pm

  Dependant on experience

  Full product and job training will be provided

At Heathcoat Fabrics we strive to be bold and dynamic in everything we do. We are ambitious and not afraid to experiment and push boundaries within our industry. Our highly specialist products are manufactured for use in the Automotive, Healthcare, Defence and Aerospace industries, to name a few, and we rely on the creativity, skill and dedication of our people to contribute to some of the most innovative fabric making projects in the world. As a company, we are committed to ensuring our people have the skills and confidence to excel in their field and provide opportunities for progression at all levels.

Our sales teams have a global customer base with a diverse product range and capability. We are looking for a high performing Sales Manager to continue to meet our growth targets. Travel will be required on a regular basis to visit existing and potential customers across a range of markets.

This role does not have people management responsibilities, but you will manage the sales accounts of a range of customers to a high level.

Who we are looking for:

  • Degree level education or equivalent preferably appropriate to our market i.e. textiles, chemistry, materials science, business
  • Excellent customer focus
  • Previous experience of working in a manufacturing sales environment
  • Experience of producing customer and market forecasts
  • Experience of undertaking commercial negotiations
  • Able to travel, attending exhibitions and customer visits
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Additional languages advantageous, not essential
  • Self-motivated and organised


For further information on this vacancy please contact:

Human Resources Advisor, Heathcoat Fabrics Limited, Westexe, Tiverton, EX16 5LL England

Key employment benefits at Heathcoat include:

  • Career progression
  • Profit Share Scheme
  • Training and skills development
  • Company Contribution Pension Scheme
  • 34 days holiday per annum