Field Sales Specialists

Closing Date: 25 Feb 2020

Vacancy:               Field Sales Specialists

Reference:            PNI-FSS-02/20

Business:              Power NI

Salary:                   £19,000 (Up to £30,000 OTE Uncapped Commission) plus a generous car allowance

Date:                      12th February 2020

Contract:               Full Time, 12 Months Fixed Term

Reporting to:         Field sales Team Leader

Location:              Antrim

 

DO YOU WANT TO GROW YOUR CAREER IN A DYNAMIC, CHALLENGING ENVIRONMENT, WORKING FOR POWER NI, IN A FRIENDLY, AND HIGH PERFORMING TEAM?

Join one of Northern Ireland’s top 50 businesses and enjoy exclusive employee perks!

Your new company…

Power NI is the largest electricity supplier in Northern Ireland, supplying 465,000 homes and 35,000 businesses. It employs over 370 staff and operates over three sites in Belfast, Antrim and Omagh. Its core business focuses on securing wholesale electricity to meet customers’ needs as competitively as possible, including from renewable sources, and to onward market, sell and bill effectively to those customers.

 

The business has a strong brand reputation and is passionate about service innovation and excellence.

 

Part of a bigger group….

Leading the energy industry in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, Energia Group operate in three separate areas: Renewables, Flexible Generation and Customer Solutions.

 

Power NI is part of Energia Group. Energia Group is the leading independent energy company in the all-Ireland market.  With substantial businesses in both NI and the ROI and an annual turnover of circa €2 Billion, Energia Group is one of Ireland’s Top 50 Businesses.

 

Purpose of the Role

If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity to take your career Powering ahead…….

We are looking for highly motivated and enthusiastic Field Sales Specialists who will work as part of our Sales and Retention team. Reporting to the Field Sales Team Leader, you will be responsible for the acquisition of high value commercial and domestic customers.

 

You will be the face of Power NI and will be dealing with business and homeowners every day, helping to ensure they are on the best tariffs/products to suit their needs.

 

Main Duties:

  • Acquire new customers via door to door sales
  • Promote and sell our range of products and services
  • Schedule and attend customer appointments
  • Sales administration and support
  • Achieve daily, weekly and monthly sales targets, whilst adhering to sales compliance and quality standards.
  • Develop and maintain excellent customer relationships and act as an ambassador for the company in all that you do.

Benefits and Location

This role is offered on a 12-month fixed term contract basis, with the potential to be made permanent depending on business needs. It will include an attractive benefits package, including a salary to reflect the skills and experience of the successful candidate.  You’ll also get;

 

  • A competitive salary of £19,000 with the opportunity to earn an additional uncapped bonus
  • Generous car allowance
  • Free car parking
  • Free tea and coffee
  • Company Pension Scheme with an employer contribution of up to 6%
  • 20-25 days holiday per year plus 11 statutory holidays and opportunity to ‘buy’ additional holidays
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression and year round learning and development calendar of courses which you can attend
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Subsidised Gym Membership
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Membership of Social Clubs
  • 37 hour working week (Monday – Friday/Saturday)

 

Essential Criteria:

  • Direct Sales Experience (telephone sales or face to face)
  • Experience of working in a target driven environment
  • Valid Driving Licence and access to own vehicle

 

Desirable Criteria:

  • Previous Field Sales experience
  • Background in NI Domestic Energy Market

 

Competencies:                                 

  • Drive for Results
  • Judgement/Decision Making
  • Communication
  • Taking Ownership
  • Managing Relations

                                                                                   

Additional Requirements:    

The job requires a considerable degree of commitment, flexibility and adaptability on the part of the job holders to meet quality standards and work deadlines. The individual must have a forward thinking approach and be able to work independently.

 

To apply

Please complete the following steps;

 

and

  • Download, complete and return the Monitoring Form to [email protected]                                                             

 

All emails must quote the job title and vacancy reference in the subject box.

 

**NB: All correspondence will be communicated via email.**

(please also keep an eye on your junk email folder)

 

A reserve list will be held for 6 months in which you will be placed if you are suitable for the role.

 

If successful in this role you will be required to carry out a Basic Access NI check. Please note that a criminal record will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining a position.

 

Our AccessNI Statement Policy and Recruitment of Ex-Offenders Policy will be provided upon request to HR. 

 

The closing date for applications will be 25th February 2020.

 

Energia Group is an equal opportunities employer.