Datacentre and Cloud Sales Specialist (Entry Level - March 2nd 2020 Start)
Sales | Marlow, London, Manchester, Bristol, Leeds, South Coast, Glasgow
Specialist Sales Team Leader
Competitive plus excellent benefits
This exciting role is to work within the Specialist Sales team here at Softcat, who are responsible to our customers and account managers for providing a range of technology-based solutions, including Datacentre and Cloud. The key focus of this team is to keep abreast of what’s happening in the Datacentre and Cloud market to understand how this may impact our customers, and how best we can deliver value.
Success. The Softcat way.
It’s an exciting time to be at Softcat, one of the UK’s most successful technology solutions businesses. We’ve reached the £1 billion revenue milestone, opened our first office outside the UK and picked up a series of industry awards. We’ve got even bigger plans for the future. So, if you share our drive and ambition, get ready to achieve more from your career.
This role will evolve from initially focusing on generating awareness within prospects to create new opportunities, into eventually concentrating on supporting a core set of customers to deliver on business objectives via datacentre and cloud orientated projects. Some of the key responsibilities include business development, arranging/attending meetings with customers, and exploring technical requirements/presenting the benefits of a range of solutions to Softcat’s customers.
What we need from you
- Previous sales or customer facing experience would be an advantage but not essential
- Interested to hear from Graduates looking for a role in sales
- Passionate, fun and have the entrepreneurial flare to build your own client base from scratch
- Self-starter, quick learner and highly organised
- Keen to learn about new and emerging technologies
- Strong communication skills
- Ability to build rapport with potential new clients, as well as strong relationships internally
All our sales roles offer high earnings potential, thanks to the uncapped commission structure. Many of the team are earning £60k OTE inside 3 years. There are fantastic incentives too - including trips all over the world.
Other benefits include a pension scheme, life assurance, healthcare cash plan and access to Perklife, our dedicated portal for all things perks and benefits at Softcat. It’s designed to give you the flexibility and choice to suit your lifestyle and needs - there really is something for everyone. So whether it’s activity passes or technology discount vouchers you’re after, or you would prefer to buy extra holiday for yourself, or add your partner or family to some of the benefits… it’s entirely up to you. We’ll even give you an extra day’s holiday on top of your usual entitlement on your birthday.
To become part of the success story, please apply now!
*As we'll be asking you to complete a Behavioural assessment as part of the application process we recommend you complete this on a laptop/desktop to ensure a better candidate experience.*
Softcat is an inclusive company where you can enjoy the career you want, without changing the person you are. We’re welcoming to all and passionate about promoting greater diversity in the tech sector.