Job title: Lighting Technician / Sales Engineer - Entertainment & Theatre
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Broadcast Media, Entertainment & Media Production
Expertise: Engineering, IT & Dev Sales & Marketing
Skills: Entertainment Lighting Design Lighting systems Sales Account Manager Business Development Lighting Technician Theatre Concerts Staging Lighting Control LX Operator
Salary type: Annual
Salary from: GBP £24,000.00
Salary to: GBP £30,000.00
Location: London, UK
Job published: 05/03/2021
Job ID: 37465

Job Description

The Lighting Sales Engineer job represents an exciting opportunity for a Lighting Technician to join a leading and award-winning Lighting control systems manufcaturer specialising in the manufacturing of lighting control solutions. 

The entertainment staging lighting control equipment is used in world music tours, films, theatres, museums as well as stadium events.  The products are sold throughout the rest of the world using an expanding network of distributors. 

The Lighting Technician / Lighting Systems Sales Engineer will be responsible for writing technical proposals, sales plans, attending exhibitions and conferences globally, and developing relationships with customers and key distributors.

The Lighting Technician will be trained to become a Lighting Systems product specialist and be able to demonstrate with sales presentations and assist distributors and customers with technical and commercial queries.

Ideally technically educated, preferably in lighting or a technical course, lighting design or a related technical theatre, broadcast or entertainment degree, and a strong communicator to present products both in customer meetings and at exhibitions to groups.

The Lighting Technician / Lighting Sales Engineer wiill also be given the opportunity to travel on occasion across EMEA to meet customers and attend industry exhibitions.

A base salary is on offer of £23-25k pa, plus commission - with realistic year one on-target-earnings of £30k+ pa.  For candidates on higher salaries please do apply as it will depend on your experience and suitability for the role.