lighting sales manager


What does a Lighting Sales Manager do?

The Lighting Sales Manager is responsible for selling a wide range of commercial, industrial and retail lighting, lamps and luminaries for lighting manufacturers. Most Lighting Sales Manager roles are field-based and require travel in order to sell to consultants and contractors in a specific area of the country.

What skills does a Lighting Sales Manager need?

Lighting Sales Managers will be highly skilled in sales and project management, they will also be self-driven able to work to specific sales targets. Lighting Sales Managers will have excellent product knowledge of various lighting and luminaries across commercial, retail and industrial spaces.

What does a Lighting Sales Manager earn?

An experienced Lighting Sales Manager can expect to earn from £30,000 up to £55,000 and many company packages for Lighting Sales Managers also include commission, company car allowances, laptops and mobiles.


Want to get the latest news about the Lighting and Electronics industry? Sign up to our Building Services monthly newsletter here. 

You can also receive the latest Lighting Sales Manager job updates by registering here.


Manchester is one of the first modern industrial cities known for its warehouses, cotton mills, railway viaducts, canals and iconic architecture. Starting out as a small township Manchester expanded fast at the turn of the 19th century with a boom in textile manufacturing during the industrial revolution, which led to it becoming the world’s first industrialised city. 

Transport links within Manchester city make it a popular place to visit, from its port that directly links the city to the Irish sea, Manchester Airport, the busiest outside of London to Manchester Liverpool Road railway station and the Manchester Metrolink, the largest tram system in the UK.

Manchester is well known for its music scene which many popular bands have emerged from. Its main music venue is the Manchester Arena, the largest arena of its type in Europe. Manchester also boasts a thriving theatre, opera and dance scene hosted within the Manchester Opera House, Palace Theatre and Royal Exchange.

The city hosts many sporting events and is well known for its sport with two premier league football clubs Manchester United and Manchester City and in 2002 the city hosted the Commonwealth Games at the City of Manchester Stadium.