Product Specialist (Drives)

  • Location
    Rotherham, South Yorkshire
  • Salary
    £ 28000 - £ 30000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Advertising and PR
  • External Reference
    JN-012022-229104
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Industrial & Manufacturing

Adecco South Yorkshire Technical are currently recruiting for a Product Specialist for a well established client based in Rotherham.



Days: Monday - Friday


Hours: 8:30am - 5:30am


Contract Type: Permanent


Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 DOE



Responsible For:



  • Providing comprehensive administrative support for the Couplings & Drives Division

  • Management of web/telephone and email based enquiries

  • Undertake desk based research to support the Product Manager of the Couplings & Drives Division.

  • Develop and maintain personal knowledge of priority sectors; market trends and routes to market for improved effectiveness within a sales support function

  • Supporting the Product Manager of the Couplings & Drives Division in general business development activities where necessary, for example preparing for and supporting events, investor visits and meetings etc

  • If directed, provide sales support, for example handling project enquiries, from enquiry through to successful conclusion

  • To positively promote the company and its products and services and ensure that a professional image is provided at all times to customers and colleagues

  • To undertake, when requested by the Product Manager of the Couplings & Drives Division and managing Directors, additional reasonable tasks and responsibilities not outlined above in order to support the success and continuing performance of the department and company.

  • To abide by the company's confidentiality agreement when carrying out all tasks as part of this role.


Key Skills Required:



  • Knowledge of electric motors and industrial gearboxes.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the confidence to approach people at all levels of seniority

  • Able to demonstrate strong administrative and organisational skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • Multitasking and prioritisation

  • Ability to work as team player


Experience/Qualifications Required:



  • Previous experience working with, identifying, specifying & selling electric motors and industrial gearboxes is essential

  • Working knowledge of power transmission coupling desirable but not essential

  • Competent in the use of all aspects of Microsoft Office

  • Capacity and aptitude to undertake research and collate information as required



If this sounds like the role for you then click apply! You can also call on 0114 228 8080 to find out more about the role.

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