We’re Hiring!

An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced Sales Representative to join our Christchurch based team.

Join a winning team at NPD

NPD is a well-respected industry leader delivering the highest quality service and equipment in the South Island for over 47 years.

With an uncompromising focus on delivering the best solutions to every customer NPD prides itself on developing meaningful customer relationships. Testament to this is the longevity of these relationships and the true reach of the company.

NPD is never afraid to challenge the status quo and has an unrelenting focus on innovation. NPD continually pushes the market in delivering the highest quality equipment through ongoing research and development.

NPD employs over 100 staff in the South Island and now has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Area Manager to join the Christchurch based team.

About the role

As an Area Manager for NPD you will be focused on maximising opportunities with existing customers, promoting the company and its’ brands to new customers and building long-term relationships while navigating a highly competitive market.

Key responsibilities will include:
  • Achieving Sales Targets
  • Managing existing customer relationships
  • Identify and develop new business opportunities
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships within the business
  • Manage call cycles and monthly reports
  • Monitor and understand the current market
  • Provide accurate and timely forecasts of future demands
  • Provide accurate and timely proposals to clients

About you

The successful candidate will be someone who is passionate about delivering superior sales and solutions performance. You will have practical experience on how to effectively grow and get the most out of a territory and customer base.
You will know how to forge solid business relationships and have the ability to convert leads in a timely effective manner.

You will have:
  • A strong commercial business acumen
  • A level head with exemplary standards of ethical conduct
  • A positive and goal orientated attitude
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • The ability to work well in a strong proven team environment
  • Proven motivation and time management skills
  • 3-5 years minimum B2B experience in a similar competitive industry
Working for NPD gives you:
  • A supportive and capable team environment
  • Strong branding with quality products and services
  • Excellent remuneration package commensurate with performance and experience
  • A comprehensive Medical and Income insurance package
  • Excellent working conditions in a professional, long-standing family business with an excellent reputation for providing quality service and expertise.

To apply

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

To apply, please email your Application Form, CV and cover letter to aaron@npd.co.nz.

All applications must be accompanied by an Application Form, which can be downloaded using the button below.

Job title

Area Manager

Job location

Christchurch City, Canterbury

Position Type

Full Time / Permanent