• Posted on Aug 12, 2020
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Job Title: Area Sales Manager – North of England

Reference: AJ0727

Company: Fawns Recreational Services (T/A Playtime by Fawns)

Reports to: Sales and Marketing Director

Based in: Preferable based in West Yorkshire/East Lancashire.

Contact name: Vanessa Wright

Contact email: [email protected]

Fawns Recreational Services (T/A Playtime by Fawns) are an expanding company based in

Farnborough, Hampshire, designing, manufacturing and installing timber play equipment primarily to the School, Nursery and Parish Council sector. Part of the Wicksteed Leisure Group of Companies, Fawns have been established for 28 years and employ over 40 people.

As a result of continued expansion and internal promotions, we have a position available for an Area Sales Manager based in the North of England (Yorkshire/Lancashire)

The Role:

  • Preferable based in West Yorkshire/East Lancashire.
  • Responsible for driving sales within a designated territory to achieve targets set with support from the Sales and Marketing Director.
  • Communicate (written/ verbal) accurate information to the sales support team to ensure process efficiency.
  • Ability to self-generate new leads through prospecting will be required.
  • Lead local marketing activity.
  • Help develop new products to benefit company sales.

Essential Skills:

  • Be able to build rapport with customers, build trust and confidence in a short space of time.
  • Be enthusiastic and promote Fawns with a consultative sales approach.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Self-motivated to achieve sales targets set.
  • Work in a professional and organised manner, especially time management.
  • Smartly presented.
  • Full driving license.


  • The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years proven track record in field sales. Experience in selling to schools would be an advantage


  • Competitive basic salary with impressive commission and bonus structure, company car or car allowance, laptop, mobile phone and 23 days holiday

Fawns’ is an equal opportunities employer – applicants will not be excluded on the grounds of sex, gender reassignment, pregnancy, maternity, race, marital status, disability, age, religion, belief or sexual orientation.

Please send CV’s to [email protected]