Sales Representative

March 4, 2024
£35000 - £35000

Job Description

Job Title: Sales Representative

Location: West Calder (Covering Central Belt Predominantly)

Salary: Up to £35k Basic + Bonus (Performance Led)

Company Overview:

Talento Group is recruiting for our client in West Calder who are a leading provider of DIY and Building products. With a commitment to quality, affordability, and customer satisfaction, they offer a wide range of products designed to meet the needs of both professional contractors and DIY enthusiasts. As a Sales Representative, you’ll have the opportunity to represent their brand, build relationships with customers, and drive sales in the DIY and building products market.

Sales Representative Position Overview:

The ideal candidate will have a passion for sales, excellent communication skills, and ideally a strong understanding of the DIY and building products industry. This role offers the opportunity to work independently, manage a diverse customer base, and contribute to the growth and success of our business.


  • Develop and maintain relationships with customers within the assigned territory.
  • Promote and sell our range of DIY and building products, including tools, materials, and equipment, to meet sales targets and objectives.
  • Identify and pursue new business opportunities through cold calling, networking, and lead generation activities.
  • Collaborate with internal teams, including marketing, customer service, and logistics, to ensure customer needs are met and orders are fulfilled accurately and efficiently.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, competitor activities, and market developments to effectively position our products and services in the marketplace.
  • Prepare sales reports, forecasts, and other administrative tasks as required by management.


  • Proven track record of success in B2C and B2B sales, preferably within the DIY, construction, or building products industry.
  • Strong understanding of DIY and building products, including knowledge of materials, tools, and construction techniques.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills with the ability to build rapport and trust with customers.
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented with the ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
  • Ability to travel within the assigned territory and possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite


  • Competitive salary of up to £35k Basic + bonus/commission structure based on performance.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment with a focus on employee success and satisfaction.

Commutable from: West Calder, Livingston, Blackburn, Bonnington, Newbridge, Ingliston, Bathgate