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Veterinary Sales Representative - Watford, Hertfordshire

JHP Recruitment
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dependent on experience
Closing date
20 Jun 2022

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The role

This company based in Watford have an exciting opportunity for someone with a biological and/or veterinary background to join their team as a full-time Veterinary Sales Representative.

They provide a range of products and services to veterinary practices, laboratories (state and private) and vaccine manufacturers.

Based in Watford, the veterinary sales rep’s role includes visiting customers and suppliers across the UK, Europe and the USA, as well as attending trade shows and conferences. You will be provided with a company car or with a £5000 PA car allowance.

You will provide support and training to customers whilst working with suppliers to develop mutual businesses. Finding new customers and developing lasting relationships with them forms part of the brief.

The role requires the ability to learn about the scientific applications of the products to be able to discuss them with clients with an appropriate level of understanding. It is essential that the sales rep be personable and able to communicate well. Full training will be provided.

Key accountabilities

Identifying business opportunities and evaluating their position in the industry; research and analyse sales options

Plan and efficiently organise visits to clients across the UK, maximising time and available opportunities – aim to see as many clients as possible whilst ensuring enough time for each meeting

Sell products by establishing specific needs of clients and relevant product strengths

Maintain relationships with clients via phone, email and in-person visits - provide support, information and guidance, research and recommend new opportunities and profit and service improvements

Identify product improvements or new products by researching current industry trends, market activities and competitors

Prepare reports by collecting, analysing and summarising information

Ensure products are being used correctly and educate clients where necessary in order to maintain integrity of products

Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending training workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing networks and visiting suppliers

Ensure good business relationship with suppliers through good communication and in-person visits

Maintain company individual products and social media presence

Skills and experience

Scientific Degree, preferably Biology

Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel

Previous sales experience Excellent communication and presentation skills (verbal and written)

Excellent relationship-building and interpersonal skills

Commercial awareness

Excellent organisational and time management skills

Problem solving skills

Analytical skills


Must hold full UK drivers’ licence and be willing to spend much time driving around the UK

Must be willing to occasionally travel abroad to meet suppliers


JHP Recruitment Ltd are a specialist recruitment company working within the Veterinary industry. We are able to supply both locum and permanent candidates of all levels. Our team has many years’ experience within the sector and we pride ourselves on providing a professional and friendly service.

If you are a Veterinary Surgeon, Veterinary Nurse, Veterinary Care Assistant, Practice Manager or Receptionist seeking work in the Veterinary Industry, please contact us today via email or telephone.

We are also seeking candidates who are looking to take the next step in their career and possibly looking at becoming a ‘Joint Venture Partner’.

Find Us
01392 249643
1b Newbery House
Endsleigh Crescent
Clyst Honiton
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