Technical sales jobs could involve selling hardware or services to clients or customers. This job role may be one of the least hands-on technical roles, but it still requires some understanding of how IT is used in business. As a technical sales representative you will require to have understanding the business benefits of whole systems or services. Technical sales job might also involve phone calls, meetings, conferences and drafting proposals. This role doesn't require you have a technology degree, but you will need to have a thorough technical understanding and knowledge of the product you sell. Key skills required for technical sales jobs are product knowledge, persuasion, interpersonal skills, drive, mobility and business awareness.
Sheffield Sheffield is a city and metropolitan borough in South Yorkshire, England. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, its name derives from the River Sheaf, which runs through the city. The city is in the eastern foothills of the Pennines, and the valleys of the River Don and its four tributaries, the Loxley, the Porter Brook, the Rivelin and the Sheaf. 61% of Sheffield's entire area is green space, and a third of the city lies within the Peak District national park. There are more than 250 parks, woodlands and gardens in the city, which is estimated to contain around 4.5 million trees. The city has a long sporting heritage, and is home to the world's oldest football club, Sheffield F.C. Games between the two professional clubs, Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday, are known as the Steel City derby. The city is also home to the World Snooker Championship.