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Location: Livingston, Scotland, United Kingdom 
Job ID: 66396 

We Elevate... You

Join Schindler and help us elevate our world: Use your skills to allow megacities to grow. With our elevators and escalators, we keep the urban world moving.

Since 1874 Schindler has been a Citymaker with a proud reputation for elevating not only buildings, but the well-being of everyone who lives and works in them. People, passion, and innovation are the pillars of our success.


Schindler is one of the world's leading suppliers of elevators, escalators and moving walkways. We employ talented individuals in over 100 countries worldwide to design, develop, install, maintain and modernise the mobility systems that keep the world's urban population on the move. We offer a dynamic, forward-looking work environment that enables our employees to innovate and excel in their chosen fields.


Join us as a

MOD Sales Manager


We Elevate... Your Responsibilities

We are looking to recruit an MOD Sales Manager to join our Team based out of our Bathgate Office near Livingstone in Scotland. The successful candidate will be responsible for a territory stretching from the North East of England into Scotland and they will drive volume sales growth of modernisation, transformation and full replacement, with the appropriate C1 levels.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Maximise both modernisation and full replacement sales through prospecting new business, dealing with repeat customers and general enquiries into the business.
  • Adhere to company-imposed targets.
  • Presentations to clients as required.
  • Work with the Product Line Manager, Modernisation Design Centre, Fulfilment and other support functions to produce tenders for projects in line with customer requirements.
  • Follow up quotations, negotiate and convert into orders.
  • Negotiate Schindler / lift industry standard terms and conditions as required.
  • Produce business development plans for assigned area/customers and report on forecasting of expected business.
  • Liaise with other sales and technical teams to help develop the modernisation and company result.
  • Undertake detailed technical lift surveys both for traditional modernisation and full replacement.
  • Support wider MOD team.
  • Liaise with Schindler service departments to ensure protection and growth of service portfolio and drive a capital planning approach
  • Teamwork ethic.
  • Demonstrate ‘Customer Centric’ behaviours at all time.
  • Convey Schindler commitment to quality both in customer service and products provided.
  • All employees are required to work in accordance with established Company Occupational Health and Safety policies and procedures to ensure compliance with current UK legal requirements and Schindler Group safety requirements.
  • Employees must comply with Company Health & Safety requirements and set a personal example of safe behaviour.
  • Employees will be required to contribute to the Company safety objectives, where necessary by maintaining/monitoring current safety systems under their direct control and implementing agreed changes (where applicable) to Schindler Ltd occupational health and safety management system.

We Elevate... Your Best Self


  • Proven track record of strong customer focus.
  • Self-motivated, results driven, able to work unsupervised.
  • Team player.
  • Be highly motivated and energetic with the ability to work on own and as part of a team.
  • Ability to influence and engage different customers, both internal & external.


Experience required:

  • Proven technical/sales activity within the lift and escalator industry.
  • Proven experience and results with sales processes.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of the Construction and Engineering Industry.
  • Ability to co-ordinate negotiations, develop customer proposals, make effective presentations and close the sale.
  • Good administration and computer skills are essential.
  • Must hold a full UK driving license and must be legally entitled to work in the United Kingdom.

We Elevate... You


Can You Elevate Us?

Be part of a highly driven organisation where high performance connects people and is a vital part of achieving strong business results. Send us your application.


At Schindler Group we value inclusion and diversity, and practise equity to create equal opportunities for all. We endeavour that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, ethnic background, colour, religious affiliation, union affiliation, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, nationality, genetics and health or disability.



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