Required at Sweet Dreams

The company

Sweet Dreams, established in 1988, are sofa and bed manufacturers and furniture suppliers based in Burnley, Lancashire with a c£22m turnover. Renowned for our excellent service and 10 day delivery, we have invested heavily in premises, machinery, training and staff in recent years and are proud of our company’s achievements, including Gold Standard AIS supplier. Our products are sold through retailers nationwide and through the industry buying groups.

The post

We’ve been developing our sofa ranges for many years and are now looking for a highly experienced upholstery sales manager with excellent contacts, drive and focus to help us develop opportunities with key retailers; building our existing accounts and opening new ones. Our large retail customer base includes chains and major independents nationwide.

Assistance in the management of our nationwide team of agents will also form an element of the role.

We’re looking for a confident salesperson with an excellent track record in upholstery sales. You need to be knowledgeable and personable and able to work within the friendly Sweet Dreams culture, contributing to product development as well as the sales effort. You should have up-to-date contacts with buyers throughout the country’s upholstery retail industry.

The position will necessitate travel throughout the country so your home location is unimportant. You’ll be reporting to Jackie McGarvey, General Manager and to Nick Williams, Sales Manager. Salary will be negotiable and dependent on experience.

Please apply in writing or by email with CV by Monday September 4 to Jackie McGarvey, Sweet Dreams (Nelson) Ltd, Primrose Mill, Martin St, Burnley, Lancashire BB10 1SH or email:


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