Quick Search

Advanced Search

Sales and marketing jobs in Milton Keynes and Northampton

 

Sales and marketing jobs

If you want to find the best sales or marketing jobs in Milton Keynes, Northampton and the surrounding areas, you’ve come to the right place! Whether you are looking for permanent or temporary roles, our dedicated consultants can help you secure your ideal sales role or make your next marketing move.

Sales jobs

We recruit for a wide variety of sales roles so whatever you’re looking for, we can place you in a role for an employer who is right for you.

Types of sales jobs we recruit for:

Marketing jobs

If you’re looking to take your next step in your marketing career, we’d love to help. Whether you’re looking for an in-house role or would prefer to work on the marketing agency side, we can connect you with many of the best employers across the region.

Types of marketing jobs we recruit for:

  • Marketing administrators
  • Marketing executives
  • Marketing managers
  • Social media executives
  • Digital marketing executives
  • SEO analysts
  • Media consultants
  • E-marketing executives
  • PR executives
  • Event co-ordinators
  • Copywriters

The right opportunities

We meet all our candidates face-to-face. This allows us to get a good understanding of your skills, personal qualities and the kind of jobs you are looking for. It also means we can put you forward for roles that closely match your competencies, experience and values. 

When you come in to register with us, you’ll have the opportunity to meet several members of the Ascendant Recruitment team. They will let you know about any potentially suitable marketing roles they are working on and make sure that in the future, you are amongst the first to be notified about any suitable jobs as soon as they arise, often before they are even advertised.

We will never put you forward for a role without fully briefing you first and gaining your full consent.

What our candidates say

One of the most rewarding aspects of our job being able to help people find their perfect job and we're proud of the amazing feedback our candidates send us each week. Click here to read what they have to say.

Please search for a selection of the Sales and Marketing roles we have available. If you don’t see anything that’s an exact match today, it is still a good idea to send us your CV. We work closely with many of the region’s best employers, putting us in an ideal position to network on your behalf.

Upload your CV

Take your first step to
your next job

Search results: 11 jobs
Sort by Relevance Date
Page 1 of 2
image
Can't see what you're looking for? Contact us.
image
Account Manager
Up to £19000 per annum Commission

Account ManagerPermanent £19,000 commissionRidgemont/MK43We are looking for an individual to join a successful company as a Junior Account Manager. The role requires someone that has had experience in a sales environment and is able to generate revenue through account management and generation of new business accounts.Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to: Manage and maintain an established portfolio of existing mid-sized customersIdentify new business opportunities through lead generation, prospect calling and researchEfficiently and effectively manage and resolve customer problemsReactivate lapsed accountsFully understand customer requirements to ensure the right level of customer serviceProvide sales reports and analysis to senior management We are looking for someone with: Proven work experience in a sales environment and a confident telephone mannerA firm understanding of Turnover, Profit, % MarginProfessional, target driven, flexible in approachProficient written and oral communication skillsGood computer literacy skillsStrong planning and organising skill with the ability to effectively manage workload If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 48 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.In line with new data protection legislation, we will hold your data for 14 days, and if by that time we have not communicated and put appropriate consent in place, we will delete your data from our systems.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

Photographer (no experience necessary)
Up to £14400 per annum plus car

Photographer(no experience necessary)Permanent£14,400 plus carBased Milton KeynesDo you like photography? Could your personality engage with school children?You could be just the person we are looking for!An opportunity has arisen with our client who works in the educational sector. The role does include travel up to 2 hours from Milton Keynes and some early starts. No experience is necessary, but a desire to work in this field. Training will be provided and a generous holiday of 38 days per annum.Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Taking individual and group photographsMaintain training and knowledge of products offeredMaintain training on all company Health & Safety policiesMaintain customer baseDeal adequately and professionally with all customer enquiriesProvide an after sales serviceMaintain all photographic kit and company vehicle to the standard set out by management Skills and Abilities: Educated to GCSE or equivalentMinimum 3 years driving experienceWell organised and good communication skillsOutgoing and adaptableGets along well in a team but can also work alone with ease If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 48 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.In line with new data protection legislation, we will hold your data for 14 days, and if by that time we have not communicated and put appropriate consent in place, we will delete your data from our systems.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

Photographer (no experience necessary)
Up to £14400 per annum plus car

Photographer(no experience necessary)Permanent£14,400 plus carBased Birmingham areaDo you like photography? Could your personality engage with school children?You could be just the person we are looking for!An opportunity has arisen with our client who works in the educational sector. The role does include travel up to 1.5 hours from the Birmingham area and some early starts. No experience is necessary, but a desire to work in this field. Training will be provided and a generous holiday of 38 days per annum.Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Taking individual and group photographsMaintain training and knowledge of products offeredMaintain training on all company Health & Safety policiesMaintain customer baseDeal adequately and professionally with all customer enquiriesProvide an after sales serviceMaintain all photographic kit and company vehicle to the standard set out by management Skills and Abilities: Educated to GCSE or equivalentMinimum 3 years driving experienceWell organised and good communication skillsOutgoing and adaptableGets along well in a team but can also work alone with ease If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 48 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.In line with new data protection legislation, we will hold your data for 14 days, and if by that time we have not communicated and put appropriate consent in place, we will delete your data from our systems.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

Programme Manager
Up to £25000 per annum Lifestyle benefits

Programme Manager Permanent £25,000 DOE Milton Keynes To support and manage incentive reward schemes, working with our clients to develop and grow our existing client base and developing strong relationships.Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Manage allocation of work and resource levels to meet levels of activityDay to day supervision and management of Programme ExecutiveFocus on task delivery to ensure a consistent user experience/that activity reflects overall goals and that service levels are maintainedManage workload and identify/manage potential resource gapsFinancial management (PO tracker, budget control, invoicing)Ensure client invoices are raised promptly, accurately and consistently with client requirements and as agreed within the invoicing scheduleAnalyse and review performance of programme against objectivesMonitor, analyse and review quality of participant query handling and response times against agreed internal and external client services standardsHold regular internal review meetings with appropriate team members to monitor progress and delivery of service against objectivesReview, develop and maintain client relationshipsManage the personal performance and development of your team, setting objectives and reviewing training and development needsConducting formal reviews We are looking for someone with: Experience of implementing reward programmesExcellent working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suiteAnalytical with excellent problem solving skillsAbility to deal with conflicting priorities, deadlines and pressureLeadership, people management & developmentStrong project management skillsAbility to communicate well at all levelsExcellent management skillsCommercial AwarenessEmployee EngagementRelationship buildingFrench speaking would be advantageous but not mandatoryOccasional travel to Europe If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 48 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.In line with new data protection legislation, we will hold your data for 14 days, and if by that time we have not communicated and put appropriate consent in place, we will delete your data from our systems.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

Finance Recruitment Resourcer
competitive bonus

Finance Recruitment Resourcer Salary negotiable (Competitive bonus) Milton Keynes Are you motivated by targets? Are you driven by success? We are looking for a passionate go getter with a proven track record of being able to work to targets and achieve deadlines. We are looking to recruit a Finance & Accountancy Recruitment Resourcer to join our friendly, close knit and hard working team on a full time permanent basis. Ascendant Recruitment are a friendly, professional, reliable recruitment agency, connecting great people with the finest companies. Since we started in 2003, we've established a reputation as a leading independent recruitment agency for Milton Keynes, Northampton, Bedfordshire and the surrounding areas. We operate permanent and temporary specialist divisions in: * Office Support * Sales & Marketing * Human Resources * Finance & Accountancy * Warehousing & Logistics We're also incredibly proud of our achievements, which include: * Helping over 300 local employers find talented new employees * Placing over 3,000 people into permanent jobs * Placing over 5,000 people into temporary roles * Maintaining a 90% client retention rate * Over 96% of our permanent placements staying beyond their probationary period Responsibilities:Working as part of a team to achieve targets and kpi'sUsing several online recruitment platforms to identify and match candidate to vacant rolesWorking within the finance & accountancy sectorIdentifying new business opportunitiesBuilding new and maintaining existing relationshipsNegotiation charge rates and fee's with clients.Taking thorough and effective job descriptions from clientsAttending offsite visits with clientsProducing a number of sales calls each day, following up on leads and referencing candidates.Adhering to compliance and data protectionIdentifying business opportunities for other areas in the business.The Successful ApplicantA minimum of 6 months experience in a sales environment (Recruitment, Cold-Calling, B2B)Must have an understanding of Finance & Accountancy terminologyResults and Target drivenCompetitiveConfident within a target driven environmentPassionate about progression, hungry for success!Excellent Communication skills If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 48 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

Business Development Manager / Sales Manager
£24000 - £28000 per annum OTE £80k

Business Development Manager / Sales ManagerUp to £28,000 Per Annum DOE OTE £80k Uncapped CommissionNorthampton **Experience required: 2 years' experience in a Business Development / Sales role** We're keen to speak to individuals with a proven background in Business Development, both telephone and face to face, looking to take the next step in their career, working for a well-established, financially stable company with clearly defined plans for growth.If the above describes you then you could be just the person we're looking for!Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:Manage and grow high-profile clientsProactively seeking new business opportunities by means of networking and referralsWork closely with the management team to target key accounts.Develop a winning strategy and close quotes to be passed to the project management teamManaging the marketing strategy for the businessLiaising with key stakeholdersLiaise with internal staff to ensure smooth implementation of services Skills and Abilities:Proven experience working in a business development roleConfident phone manner and experience of selling face-to-face.A highly self-motivated individual who thrives under the pressure of exceeding sales targets You will be highly adept at quickly building professional relationships and closing business Competitive desire to fulfil your potential.Commercially aware and can understand new industries quickly. If you feel you have what it takes, please apply today because we'd love to hear from you! Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 48 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days.If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically, only one candidate can be successful per role! Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck!

image
image

Know what your dream job looks like?

Haven't seen what you're looking for? 3 out of 10 people we've placed went into jobs that were never advertised. Call us today on 01908 200270 (Milton Keynes) or 01604 439380 (Northampton) to see how we can help you find your perfect role.