Pearson Direct/Field Sales Representatives in Sydney, Australia

Direct/Field Sales Representatives


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As the world's leading learning company, we're helping learners of all ages and stages across Australia reach their education goals and find their way to a robust and fulfilling life.

We're doing this by providing a comprehensive blend of digital learning formats, printed texts, educator training resources, assessments, services and online assets.


  • Sydney CBD and surrounds

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Work a period of 10 weeks, enjoy a break, and come back for further 10 weeks when schools reopen on 29 January 2018

  • Car allowance

Pearson Australia has two fixed term contract positions for results-focused Field Sales Representatives. You will be responsible for driving Pearson sales of key Numeracy resources for Primary Schools across New South Wales through a targeted sales strategy, planning process and identification of customer needs in order to deliver revenue growth through increased market share.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and deliver to sales targets

  • Research and develop sales channels and new opportunities in the region

  • Develop goals to strengthen market position and improve profitability

  • Develop consistent and high standards of sales processes.


  • Solid sales experience ideally, but not essential, within the education industry sector

  • Willingness to travel around the Sydney metro area

  • Strong organisational and time management skills; strong work ethic

  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills

  • Computer literacy/Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and Google tools

  • Current driver's license and "working with children" check is mandatory

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Primary Location: AU-NSW-Sydney

Work Locations: AU-Sydney-151 Castlereagh 151 Castlereagh Street Suite 1001- Level 10 Sydney 2000

Job: Sales

Organization: Core

Employee Status: Fixed Term

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Aug 24, 2017

Req ID: 1714250