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At Marcus Knightley we work with clients and candidates in the following specific areas within Lighting:

  • interior
  • exterior
  • retail
  • architectural
  • commercial
  • industrial
  • decorative
  • domestic
  • lamps
  • lighting controls
  • lighting control gear

These products are typically sold into the following markets:

  • Architects
  • M & E Consultants
  • Designers
  • Contractors
  • Developers
  • End Users
  • Retail
  • OEM {original equipment manufacturer}
  • Local Authority
  • PFI

Our job lists are constantly changing. Click here to register your details with us.


Internal Sales Support

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 30000
  • Reference Number: 804.005

Our client is a internationally established Manufacturer of bespoke Architectural Lighting Solutions, encompassing and ranging from retail to residential, office, public, showrooms to hospitality and landscape projects.
The are currently looking for an experienced Internal Sales Support specialists to work extensively with Architects, Lighting Designers & Interior Designers across London and the South East of the UK.
The ideal candidate would have at least 2 years' experience of working with Architects and Designers, based within reasonable access of their offices in London.


Key Account Manager - Contractors

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 55000
  • Reference Number: 207.096

Our client is an industry leading Manufacturer of Commercial Interior, Industrial and Retail Lighting solutions. They are currently looking for an experienced Key Account Manager to primarily work with M&E Contractors on major projects whilst identifying new business opportunities. The ideal candidate will be required to demonstrate sound technical and commercial acumen with an extensive track record of successful project sales in Lighting industry. The geographical remit will be London and the South East of the UK.


Lighting Intelligence Sales Manager

  • Location: South West
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 50000
  • Reference Number: 804.004

Our client is one of the industry leading manufacturers of energy efficient and intelligent lighting control systems. They are currently looking for an experienced Specification Sales Manager to join their UK business. The individual will establish and maintain relationships with key M&E Consultants & Contractors . There will also be further interaction with End Users, Architects, Lighting Designers and approved Distributors as the role and project requires.They will also be responsible for managing projects and assisting on seeing them through from concept to completion, working through the necessary channels. Previous experience in Lighting Control or Lighting is essential, with demonstrable experience and success within the relevant market sector. The candidate will be responsible for covering the Central South and South West region of the UK.


Lighting Intelligence Sales Manager

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 60000
  • Reference Number: 804.001

Our client is one of the industry leading manufacturers of energy efficient and intelligent lighting control systems. They are currently looking for an experienced Specification Sales Manager to join their UK business. The individual will establish and maintain relationships with key M&E Consultants & Contractors across London and the South East of the UK. There will also be further interaction with End Users, Architects, Lighting Designers and approved Distributors as the role and project requires.They will also be responsible for managing projects and assisting on seeing them through from concept to completion, working through the necessary channels. Previous experience in Lighting Control or Lighting is essential, with demonstrable experience and success within the relevant market sector. The candidate will need to based in the South East of the UK with good access to London.


Lighting Intelligence Sales Manager - North

  • Location: North
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 50000
  • Reference Number: 804.003

Our client is one of the industry leading manufacturers of energy efficient and intelligent lighting control systems. They are currently looking for an experienced Specification Sales Manager to join their UK business. The individual will establish and maintain relationships with key M&E Consultants & Contractors across London and the South East of the UK. There will also be further interaction with End Users, Architects, Lighting Designers and approved Distributors as the role and project requires.They will also be responsible for managing projects and assisting on seeing them through from concept to completion, working through the necessary channels. Previous experience in Lighting Control or Lighting is essential, with demonstrable experience and success within the relevant market sector. The geographical remit will encompass the North of the UK.


Lighting Projects Manager

  • Location: Midlands
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 40000
  • Reference Number: 781.009

Our client is an industry established British manufacturer of Commercial, Domestic, Amenity, Emergency and Security Lighting looking for an Area Sales Manager to look after the West Midlands region , Selling their wide range of Lighting fittings into the wholesaler sector and developing increasing awareness within Local Authorities, M&E Contractors and Consulting Engineers. The appropriate candidate should have a good working knowledge of this area and demonstrable successes within the relevant customer base and be based in the West Midlands region of the UK.


London Specification Sales Manager

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 70000
  • Reference Number: 265.025

Our client is a well established and industry recognised Supplier of bespoke Indoor and Outdoor Luminaire and LED Lighting Solutions. They are currently for a London Specification Manager to manage, motivate and develop the London team to achieve sales targets. They will be tasked with further developing their key customer base with Architects, Lighting Designers, M&E Consultants, and Electrical Contractors, whilst identifying, tracking and forecasting projects. Previous management and specification sales experience will be essential for the ideal candidate to join this very successful business and to mentor and lead their busy London team.


Northern Regional Sales Manager

  • Location: North
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 65000
  • Reference Number: 183.020

Our client is an internationally established Lighting Manufacturer with a broad portfolio consisting of Lamps, Luminaires & LED Lighting manufactured for the Commercial, Architectural, Industrial and Hospitality markets. They are currently looking for an experienced Northern Regional Sales Manager to manage a team of 4 specification sales people and promote their broad product range of lighting solutions to M&E Consultants, Architects and M&E Contractors. This individual will need both commercial and technical acumen and have extensive and demonstrable experience in managing a sales team. They are looking for a dynamic sales leader preferably from a background in Lighting or from a closely related product background. The geographical remit will cover from North of Birmingham to the Scottish border.


Project Engineer - Midlands

  • Location: Midlands
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 50000
  • Reference Number: 208.0046

Our client is a well establised industry leader in the design and Manufacture of Exterior Lighting products and Urban furniture. They work primarily via specification working with M&E Consultants, Architects and Local Authorities and M&E Contractors. They are currently looking for an experienced Project Engineer focussed on developing client relationships and identifying new project opportunities. The ideal candidate will possess at least 7-8 years' experience in technical sales of Lighting solutions and will be responsible for covering the East & West Midlands.


Project Sales Manager

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 55000
  • Reference Number: 775.005

Our client is a internationally established Manufacturer of bespoke Architectural Lighting Solutions, encompassing and ranging from retail to residential, office, public, showrooms to hospitality and landscape projects.
The are currently looking for an experienced Project Sales Manager to work extensively with Architects, Lighting Designers & Interior Designers across London and the South East of the UK.
The ideal candidate would have an extensive background in A&D Specification sales, however does not necessarily need to be a lighting person - as long as they possess experience selling a related architectural interior product to Architects and Interior Designers they will be equally considered as product training and support would be provided.


Residential Sales Manager - North West

  • Location: North West
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 50000
  • Reference Number: 225.0042

Our client is one of the industry leading manufacturers of Lighting Control and bespoke Lighting systems. They are currently looking for a Residential Sales Manager to join their UK business.
The individual will establish and maintain relationships with Residential Developers, M&E Consultants, Architects, also liaising with Dealerships and Showrooms; developing specification opportunities for the UK High End Residential business.
They will also be responsible for managing projects and assisting on seeing them through from concept to completion, working through the necessary channels, influencing decision makers and troubleshooting.
Previous experience in Lighting Control or Lighting is desirable but not essential. A candidate from a related technical systems background such as Audio-Visual or IP Security for example would also be considered. The critical factor of the role is the market experience - someone who has extensive experience working in Residential - both public and private ideally. The geographical remit will encompass the North West of the UK from Manchester to Leeds


Residential Specification Sales Manager - London

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 65000
  • Reference Number: 225.0041

Our client is one of the industry leading manufacturers of Lighting Control and bespoke Lighting systems. Operational on an international basis they primarily focus on the Commercial and High End Residential sector providing a bespoke Lighting solution to meet the clients' requirements.
They are currently looking for an experienced Residential Specification Sales Manager to join their UK business and work across London and the close surrounds. The primary focus of this position with be High End Residential - from high-value private residences to private yachts - primarily liaising and working closely with Architects and Interior Designers. The individual will establish and maintain relationships with key Architect and Design partnerships, developing specification opportunities for their UK High End Residential business.

They will also be responsible for managing projects and assisting on seeing them through from concept to completion, working through the necessary channels, influencing decision makers and problem-solving.
Previous experience in Lighting Control or Lighting essential is not essential. The ideal candidate will come from a pure A&D background; very much an architecture and design-minded individual - the product knowledge will be secondary to the market expertise and A&D contacts.The territory will be London primarily and the close surrounds so location in or close proximity/access to London will be essential.


Sales Engineer - London

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 50000
  • Reference Number: 2429.001

Our client is an internationally established manufacturers of Busbar Trunking Power Distribution and LED Lighting Solutions.
The company is operational across 40 countries worldwide with manufacturing facilities in Eastern Europe. They are currently looking to grow their UK sales team with an experienced Lighting Project Engineer. The ideal candidate will possess extensive experience in Lighting specification sales - preferably within the Commercial or Industrial/Warehouse sector with established relationships amongst M&E Consultants & Contractors within London and the South East of the UK.
The ideal candidate will endeavour to work with power distribution team to partner up on some projects which will incorporate power distribution and lighting to deliver a complete solution to their client or work individually on specialised lighting projects.
Extensive experience in lighting and an established base of relationships with the M&E sector will be critical to the requirements of this role.


Sales Engineer - London/South East

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 45000
  • Reference Number: 1903.010

Our client is an established UK-based Manufacturer of Lighting connection & Lighting Control solutions. They design and manufacture a broad range of energy efficient plug & connection Lighting Control systems to suit a variety of markets such as Commercial, Industrial, Education and High Street Retail. Due to consistent growth they are looking for further additions to their sales team - they are currently looking for an experienced Sales Engineer to work with M&E Contractors, Wholesalers and M&E Consultants to identify opportunities to introduce their Lighting connection & Lighting control solutions to their customers' projects. Ideally they are looking for an individual with an equal balance of sales and technical expertise, with demonstrable experience of selling to M&E Contractors, Consultants & Wholesalers, covering London and the close surrounds.


Technical Support Engineer

  • Location: South East
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 35000
  • Reference Number: 804.005

Our client is one of the industry leading manufacturers of energy efficient and intelligent lighting control systems. They are currently looking for an experienced Support Engineer to provide technical expertise for customers, support project installation and commissioning of their products. The ideal individual will have extensive software experience and excellent IT skills, plus the ability to work in a team and interface with other departments to ensure and efficient and comprehensive service to their customer base. With regards to product experience, the candidate does not necessarily need to originate from a Lighting Control background; they may have experience in something comparable such as HVAC Controls, BMS, AV or IT Infrastructure. The role will be primarily office based so the individual will need to be based around South East London, Kent or Sussex.


Trainee Sales Engineer

  • Location: Midlands
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 35000
  • Reference Number: 221.006

Our client is one of the long established industry leaders in Exterior Decorative Lighting and Heritage lighting including LED Street and Floodlighting.
They are currently looking for a Sales Engineer to cover the East Midlands and East Anglia region of the UK. The role is progressive; so ideally the candidate would be an 'up and comer' looking to step up in to a fully external sales role with full support and training supplied to assist the individual in learning specification sales.
They will be working with Local Authorities, M&E Consultants, Contractors and Architects. Geographical remit will cover from North London, through East Anglia up to the East Midlands.

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