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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.


Area Sales Manager

  • Location: Midlands
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 40000
  • Reference Number: 278.006

Our client is a well established UK based Manufacturer of LED Lighting solutions for Domestic, Commercial and Industrial applications.
They are currently looking for an experienced Area Sales Representative to promote their Lighting portfolio to Electrical Wholesalers and Contractors. The role will involve a combination of managing established accounts and identifying new relationships. The geographical remit will encompass Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire and Peterborough.


Business Development Manager - Industrial/Manufacturing

  • Location: National
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 60000
  • Reference Number: 265.032

Our client is a well established and industry recognised Supplier of bespoke Indoor and Outdoor Luminaire and LED Lighting Solutions. They are currently looking for a Business Development Manager to work within the Industrial/Manufacturing sector.
Responsibilities include managing named key accounts within industrial/manufacturing and logistics sector and assist in developing long term end user strategy for growth; generate new contacts and opportunities; completely offer the company's additional services such as financing, turnkey solutions and "Light as a managed service."
Understanding of Interior & Exterior Lighting applications would be preferable. Previous experience and knowledge of working with End Users within the Industrial/Manufacturing sector is essential. The ideal candidate will also understand services, controls, installation and funding opportunities.
The role will be working on a National basis.


Business Development Manager - Lighting Controls

  • Location: South East
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 50000
  • Reference Number: 207.115

Our client is an industry leading Manufacturer of Commercial Interior, Industrial and Intelligent Lighting solutions.
They currently have a requirement for an experienced Business Development Manager for their Lighting Controls division. The Business Development Manager will be responsible for the promotion of their Lighting Control solutions to M&E Consultants, Contractors and End User gaining specification opportunities and creating new relationships. The ideal candidate will be a good presenter, with a self-starter attitude and the ability to understand multiple level contract negotiations. The geographical remit will encompass London and the South East of the UK.


Contractor Account Manager

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 65000
  • Reference Number: 207.119

Our client is an industry leading Manufacturer of Commercial Interior, Industrial and Intelligent Lighting solutions.
They currently have a new requirement for a Contractor Account Manager for their London business. The primary role will be to promote their Lighting and Lighting Control systems to key M&E Contractor partnerships across London and the close surrounds. The ideal candidate will have good presentation skills and the ability to understand multiple level contract negotiations, already working within an established base of close relationships with major M&E Contractor groups. The candidate will need to be based in the South East of the UK with good access to London.


Integrated Systems Representative

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 45000
  • Reference Number: 225.0045

Our client is one of the industry leading manufacturers of Lighting Control and bespoke Lighting systems. They are currently looking for an Integrated Systems Representative who will be responsible for the creation of Lighting Control and Shading Systems designs and quotations from customer supplied information. They will be focussed on the preparation of all design/quotations materials from the point of initial opportunity through to order within Commercial, Hospitality and Residential markets.
They are looking for someone who is ideally degree qualified in engineering/architecture/construction/design or other relevant discipline.
The individual will be a passionate, customer focussed, innovate thinker with an ethical and pragmatic approach. Based within reasonable access of their London offices.


Lighting Design & Sales Support- Northern Ireland

  • Location: Northern Ireland
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 35000
  • Reference Number: 207.118

Our client is industry leading Manufacturer of Commercial Interior, Industrial and Retail Lighting solutions. They are currently looking for an individual to work in a combination role of both sales and lighting design/technical support. Working in partnership and support of the regional business development manager, this individual will work with him to manage the current pipeline of business, manage key accounts and provide technical support and/or lighting design assistance where applicable. Most importantly they need a qualified Lighting or Electrical designer who enjoys the problem solving and design nature of their work and who is looking for more direct customer interaction and support. Ideally based in Belfast or the close surrounds.


Lighting Designer

  • Location: South East
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 35000
  • Reference Number: 265.030

Our client, is a well established manufacturer of lighting solutions is seeking a qualified lighting designer able to produce innovative lighting schemes and supporting the external sales team in terms of technical updates and also design aspects.
Responsibilities include preparing detailed drawings, take offs, schedules, datasheets and plans (manually, or using CAD, BIM or specialist modelling and visualisation software). Liaise with customers from concept to completion of projects, This may include new build and refurbishment projects, presentation and discussion of ideas, mock ups, concepts and alternative solution where necessary. Briefing and liaising with electrical contractors
The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic, proactive and qualified lighting designer. Strong commercial awareness with excellent problem solving skills with an emphasis on rapid resolution.
The candidate would preferably be accessible to the office in the Essex region however if the candidate is the right fit, they can work remotely as well within the south east of the UK, with occasional visits to the office.


Lighting Designer - London

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 35000
  • Reference Number: 207.120

Our client is industry leading Manufacturer of Commercial Interior, Industrial and Retail Lighting solutions. They are currently looking for a qualified Lighting Designer able to produce innovative lighting schemes and supporting the external sales team in terms of technical updates and also design aspects.
Responsibilities include preparing detailed drawings, take offs, schedules, datasheets and plans (manually, or using CAD, BIM or specialist modelling and visualisation software). Liaise with customers from concept to completion of projects, This may include new build and refurbishment projects, presentation and discussion of ideas, mock ups, concepts and alternative solution where necessary. Briefing and liaising with electrical contractors
The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic, proactive and qualified lighting designer. Strong commercial awareness with excellent problem solving skills with an emphasis on rapid resolution. Based in the UK with reasonable access to London essential to work from their London showroom.


Lighting Sales Engineer - Devon/Cornwall

  • Location: South West
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 50000
  • Reference Number: 218.018

Our client is one of the industry leading commercial lighting manufacturers providing a comprehensive range of professional lighting and control systems for architectural, commercial, floodlighting, industrial, hazardous area and tunnel applications.
They are currently looking for a new addition to their external sales team. They are looking for a sales engineer with extensive experience of specification sales with End Users, M&E Consultants and Local Authorities, also selling to key contractor partners as well.
The territory will cover Devon and Cornwall.


Lighting Sales Engineer - London

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 55000
  • Reference Number: 218.019

Our client is one of the industry leading commercial lighting manufacturers providing a comprehensive range of professional lighting and control systems for architectural, commercial, floodlighting, industrial, hazardous area and tunnel applications.
They are currently looking for a new addition to their external sales team. They are looking for a sales engineer with extensive experience of specification sales with End Users, M&E Consultants and Local Authorities, also selling to key contractor partners as well.
Covering London and the South East of the UK.


Marketing & Communications Manager

  • Location: South East
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 45000
  • Reference Number: 265.031

Our client is a well established and industry recognised Supplier of bespoke Indoor and Outdoor Luminaire and LED Lighting Solutions. They are currently looking for a Marketing & Communications Manager to take responsibility for managing the company's marketing initiatives and evaluate marketing campaigns to develop measurable marketing strategies. They are looking for a proactive, organised, energetic and creative individual with excellent communication skills and a minimum of 5 years' marketing experience. If not already experienced in Lighting, the candidate should also be willing and able to learn the technical aspects of lighting with a long term view of presenting at Lighting seminars. Whilst there will be the requirement for some travel, both UK and abroad, the ideal candidate will need to be based within reasonable access of the company's offices in Essex.


National Account Manager - Retail

  • Location: National
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 50000
  • Reference Number: 218.020

Our client is one of the industry leading commercial lighting manufacturers providing a comprehensive range of professional lighting and control systems for architectural, commercial, floodlighting, industrial, hazardous area and tunnel applications.
They are currently looking for a new addition to their Retail Sales team. They are currently looking for a National Account Manager to develop business with new customers. These Retail customers will predominantly be clients withy multiple outlets primarily based in the UK which will involve national coverage where required. The role will involve a consultative approach to customers, offering support and guidance on their lighting specification requirements resulting in mutually advantageous value propositions leading to an increase in profitable business.
The ideal candidate will possess a reasonable knowledge of design quality and technical solutions, with a strong emphasis on excellent customer service at every level


Project Engineer - Aberdeenshire

  • Location: Scotland
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 50000
  • Reference Number: 207.114

Our client is industry leading Manufacturer of Commercial Interior, Industrial and Retail Lighting solutions. They are currently looking for an experienced Specification Sales Engineer to promote their broad product range to M&E Consultants, M&E Contractors and Local Authorities. Covering Aberdeenshire and the close surrounds.


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: 183.026

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 Area Sales Manager to promote their broad product range of lighting solutions to M&E Consultants and M&E Contractors. This individual will need both commercial and technical acumen and have demonstrable experience in Lighting or Electrical specification sales. The geographical remit will be London and the South East of the UK.


Specification Manager - London

  • Location: London
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 65000
  • Reference Number: 2445.001

Our client is a UK established Architectural Lighting Manufacturer offering a comprehensive range of Commercial and Residential Luminaires.
They are currently looking for an experienced Specification Manager to work with M&E Consultants, Architects, Contractors and End Users developing opportunities to specify their bespoke lighting solutions. They are looking for someone to actively develop new business opportunities and forge long-lasting relationship with significant M&E specifying partners in London. A minimum of 6-8 years proven track record of lighting specification sales in London will be essentially. Based in London or the South East of the UK.


Specification Sales Manager - North West

  • Location: North West
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary: 60000
  • Reference Number: 804.012

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 the North West 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 desirable but essential, with demonstrable experience and success within the relevant or comparable market sectors. The candidate will need to cover the North West of the UK.

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