Sales Engineer

We currently have a vacancy for a Sales Engineer within our Head Office Sales Team.


Overall Purpose of this role;

  • To be a key contact in the provision of sales engineering support for the DAF UK retail sales network.
  • To provide TOPEC RTS user and calculation support to ensure the dealer network are correctly specifying vehicles and to promote best practise around TOPEC RTS
  • To administer and proactively developing POVs and working in conjunction with Sales and Marketing to make POV selection easier.
  • To support the Sales team and dealers to understand and utilise the information available to them as fully as possible.

Qualifications Required:

  • Indenture apprenticeship.
  • BTEC HNC / HND Motor Vehicle; Mechanical / Electrical.
  • Evidence of continuous professional development (CPD).
  • Minimum five years engineering experience within heavy vehicle sector.
  • A full driving licence car and LGV (B, BE, C,CE,C1E, D1 & D1E) 
  • Driver CPC.
  • European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) or equivalent.

Other information:

  • Excellent engineering, systems and product knowledge, with the ability to convey complex specification requirements to colleagues within the busy sales environment.
  • A degree of analytical thinking with sound judgement and decision making ability.
  • Excellent questioning and listening skills.
  • Excellent communicator in all mediums, including sound presentation skills.
  • The drive and determination to see issues through to completion, with an ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines.
  • Excellent time management.
  • Will work well under own initiative with the minimum of supervision
  • Team player with a flexible approach.


For more information, contact Ian Vowles, Sales Operations Manager (

To apply, send your CV and covering letter to Elaine Graham (


Closing Date

The deadline for applications is Friday 18th May.