Sales Postitions

Trade Sales Executive


Based at their South Petherton depot, Lift West Ltd is recruiting for a Trade Sales Executive responsible for the disposal of materials handling equipment through existing & new trade channels, while also providing technical, pricing & administration support for the sales team.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Disposing of stock through existing trade channels
  • Establishing new disposal channels for stock
  • Locating specific equipment required by sales team
  • Keeping sales team updated on supplier equipment/information
  • Assisting sales team with pricing support
  • Dealing with phone & ‘walk in’ sales leads
  • Ordering & processing hand pallet trucks / smaller units
  • Processing & ordering TCM equipment

Qualifications / Skills

  • Experience in the materials handling industry as well as sales experience is preferred but not essential
  • Good IT skills on Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to work alone & as part of a team
  • Ability to improvise to achieve goals
  • Good organizational skills
  • Motivated by goals & targets


Full training will be given to the successful applicant and salary will be dependent on relative experience. This is a full time role, with an annual sales target and  monthly commission scheme available.

For more details or to apply please contact Karen Warren
Tel: 01460 242400 email: karen@liftwest.com
All applications treated in the strictest confidence