We recruit commercial directors for world-leading businesses in the south east of England for UK based B2B sales management roles (business to business), in which sales staff aim to win new contracts in order to sell their products or services to other businesses. Commercial directors are responsible for the development of client relationships, identifying new opportunities and coaching the sales team to drive business growth. B2B commercial directors often find that there is the opportunity to advance very quickly in this highly competitive market if they can build up a good sales record.
Commercial jobs call for confident people to work within a sales team with good interpersonal skills, who work well under pressure and can cope with difficult clients and accounts. Our job listings show the variety of posts available with fantastic opportunities to join sectors including software, medical and FMCG, from commercial directors, VP and head of sales opportunities to entry-level sales executive jobs. Commercial director basic salaries in the east and south-east region typically range from £70,000 to £137,000, depending on the industry and the head office location.
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East Anglia in the East of England comprises the four counties of Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Essex and is close to London. It is well-connected with Europe and the rest of the world through London Stansted Airport, the International Gateway to the East of England. There is also Norwich International Airport and London Southend Airport. The region has an excellent rail service with Greater Anglia, including the Stansted Express.
A recent report shows that East Anglia is home to three out of five of the fastest-growing city economies in the UK. Cambridge topped the list, with Ipswich second and Norwich fifth nationally according to The UK Powerhouse study.
The report reveals that Ipswich had the second-highest rate recorded of GVA growth rate (a measure of the value of goods and services produced) in the UK in the first three months of the year (2.5%), while Norwich enjoyed a growth rate of 2.4%.
Looking forward, the report also predicts the three locations will maintain their top 10 positions by the final quarter of 2028.