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Sales Expert Proactive Solutions UK

Date: Feb 12, 2019

Location: Field Sales, BIR, GB

Company: Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.


Do you want to be a part of a Sales team based in the UK working in a fast paced, world class organization, driven by leading edge technology?

… if the answer is yes, then we have just the job for you…


Sales Expert – Proactive Solutions


The incumbent will be based in the UK.

(This is a national role and home-based, requiring travel throughout the UK).


Purpose and scope of the job (Objectives)


  • Responsible for selling portfolio of Goodyear Proactive Solutions to customers in a given geography through different channels to reach the end customer.
  • Contracts new customers and upsells existing Goodyear Proactive Solutions customers.
  • Identifies and executes sales opportunities with non-Goodyear customers.
  • Acts as a consultant to fleet operators identifying their specific needs and requirements.
  • Closely collaborates with country sales organization (lead generation, distribution master plan, joint sales activities).
  • Shows awareness of local competitive environment and mounts local commercial initiatives to counter where applicable.  


Job Profile (Experience and Skills)


  • Progressive experience in different sales roles.
  • Experience in selling service as a solution (preferred, but not essential).
  • Knowledge of key account management and business development
  • Understanding of automotive industry (preferably commercial business).
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills.
  • Able to work on own initiative, as well as part of a team.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to effectively communicate with a variety of stakeholders.
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or business (preferred, but not essential).
  • Fluent in English (any other European language an asset).



Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs about 65,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

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