French Sales Engineer – Vacuum Technologies – France – SU/IM1276

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French Sales Engineer – Vacuum Technologies – France – SU/IM1276

Salary / benefits: up to c€70k OTE, plus generous benefits. 

Job Term: Permanent / Full Time 

Job Outline: 

A leading provider of Vacuum Technologies now requires a Sales Engineer to look after the customers throughout France.

Working from home, your key responsibilities will be to manage existing accounts, and to nurture and develop new business, engaging new customers.

A large amount of travel is required from this role, and you will regularly visit customers throughout France.

When not visiting customers, you will be responding to phone and email enquiries, providing technical product information.

Through your meetings with customers, you will feed back to Engineering and Marketing any new product developments or requirements.

Working closely with the other Regional Sales Managers, you will represent my client at Trade Shows and Exhibitions throughout Europe and Worldwide.


To succeed in this role, you will be selling Vacuum, UHV or Thin Film Components into Academic, and Manufacturing customers.

Similar technical sales experience will be considered; however you must have a proven background in vacuum science and / or mechanical engineering.


Preference is for an Academic Qualification in a Physics, Vacuum, UHV, Mechanical or Engineering discipline.

Additional Information:

Candidates must be resident in France and be eligible to live and work in France.    Candidates must be fluent in French.

You are expected to travel throughout your territory, and stay away from home, approx. 3-4 days per week, and work from the home office the remaining 1-2 days per week.  Therefore you must be willing to regularly stay away from home.

Skills: Sales, Manufacturing, Technical Sales, Vacuum, UHV, French.

To Apply: Please send covering letter and CV to Iona –

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