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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Milton Keynes is home to some world-class UK B2B technology companies and its surrounding county, Buckinghamshire has the highest average basic salary in the eastern region (excluding London), making it a great place for sales and business development managers to find their next job.
According to Buckinghamshire's Business Secretary Greg Clark, "Buckinghamshire is already the fourth most productive area in England and has the highest employment rate in the Oxford-Cambridge Arc area". With many firms choosing Milton Keynes or Aylesbury as their base. Over the last six years, Buckinghamshire-based firms received £30m of innovation funding from the UK Government, via Innovate UK, and £9m of innovation funding, via the Horizon 2020 programme. 60% of Innovate UK funding coming into Buckinghamshire was awarded to small and medium-sized firms. The bulk of this funding has been used to undertake innovation in the manufacturing, materials and mobility sector.
Businesses in Milton Keynes and Aylesbury are recruiting for exciting sales, account management, customer success and business development roles, within fast-growing sectors including engineering, manufacturing, software and IT services.