International Sales Engineer

£25,000 - £35,000 negotiable depending on skills and experience + benefits
06 Mar 2017
05 Apr 2017
Job Type

Job Title:                     International Sales Engineer

Job Type:                    Full Time

Location:                    Based in Manchester with extensive international travel primarily to the Middle & Far East

Education Level:        Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent preferable

Salary:                        £25,000 - £35,000 negotiable depending on skills and experience + benefits


Company Information

Independent Power Engineering Consultants (IPEC) is a world leader in on-line Partial Discharge testing in the power industry.  It is a research and development company, founded in 1994 with close links to Manchester University. Its products and services provide real solutions to the power industry around the world.  Clients include: UK Power Networks, LG Group, Saudi Electric Company and Hong Kong Electric.

Working Culture

IPEC is a company founded on cooperation and teamwork. It is a relaxed and open working environment allowing for the freedom of expression and creativity which is so important at the cutting edge of technology. It is a forward-looking company dedicated to progressing scientific discovery and technological enterprise.

This is an exciting prospect for someone to join our growing Business Development Team with plenty of career progression and professional development opportunities.  It is an opportunity to develop expertise in this highly technical field of Electrical Engineering and consult at an international level.  It is also offers plenty of overseas experience – a chance to meet people and see the world!

The Role

IPEC technology leads the field in on-line partial discharge monitoring – there is no one else who can do what we can do and the role of the International Sales Engineer is to demonstrate this to our clients and support them to make best use of the technology. The International Sales Engineer will focus on business development, international product promotion and customer service. As first point of contact with a potential new customer, they are the face of IPEC and will be representing us on the front line.

The Person

The successful candidate is likely to have a strong technical background and be keen to learn new technologies. We are looking for someone who is a confident and independent individual with excellent communications skills and an enthusiastic approach.

The ability to learn about new technologies and the confidence and integrity to represent the company are much more valuable to us than the existing experience you bring.  This is definitely a role that you will develop into and make your own over time.

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Benefits include: Company Pension Plan, Share Options and Annual Bonus Scheme. Flexible working and 25 days annual leave.

Apply: Send a covering email and up-to-date CV below.  If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact the Head of Business Development, Carl Eastham