Oldham: External Sales Executive

Location:   Oldham

Salary:      Competitive package to include fully-expensed company car, phone and laptop and generous bonus scheme

About us

With 180 years' trading experience, the Howarth Timber Group has grown to provide not only the widest range of products, but expertise, service and knowledge you can rely on. Customers are at the heart of everything we do. With a nationwide network of branches supplying timber and building materials, kitchens and a dedicated manufacturing division supplying timber engineering services, the Howarth Timber Group is focused on providing market leading choice, quality, service and value.

The Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the company for the position of External Sales Executive based from our Oldham branch to grow our sales by way of proactive and organic growth and to develop the existing ledger accounts.

The ideal candidate will need to be an excellent communicator and have existing contacts. They will also require excellent product knowledge, be highly-focused on sales and margin awareness and have a desire to provide outstanding customer service to take the Branch forward and maximise profitability. 

What we offer

Howarth Timber is a family-owned company valuing all colleagues, with a desire to provide colleague benefits that are truly valuable and valued by the group.  Benefits include but are not limited to:

  • 31 days’ holiday, inclusive of Statutory Bank Holidays
  • Length of service awards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Company sick pay
  • Employee Assistance Programme, (24/7 helpline, counselling sessions, legal, debt and life management advice line)
  • Colleague Merchant Branch discount
  • Excellent training and development and scope for career progression

How to Apply

Applicants should put their application in writing enclosing their CV to the following:

External applicants:  Paul Fearns, Branch Manager, by email to [email protected]


Closing date:   30th June 2021