- Name: Mark Bettington
- Job role: Area Sales Manager – Dudley
- Length of service: 8 years
- Length of time in current role: 5.5 years
What are the 3 Key Skills/ attributes to do your role?
Leadership / Communication / Time Management
What are your hobbies and interest/interesting facts/hidden talents?
Track days (Motorbikes)
Can you tell us about your background/education?
Qualified as a multi-skilled engineer after a 4 year apprenticeship. Worked in various manufacturing facilities and special purpose machine builders. Then moved into electrical control system design before taking a role in sales.
Achieved the following qualifications:
NVQ Level 3 in Electrical & Mechanical Engineering
BTEC OND – Electrical engineering
City & Guilds - Electrical Installation
What are your day to day responsibilities in your role?
Managing the team at Dudley (internal and external) / Customer visits / Handling Issues / Liaising with colleagues within Routeco as well as manufacturers / Keeping focus and driving the sales strategy
What made you join Routeco?
Routeco has always had a well-defined strategy in its approach to the industrial control market. They look after their employees and I wanted to be part of that team
What tips or advice do you have for future Routeco candidates?
There are always opportunities open to anyone who wants to progress. There are great some great benefits and a really good work culture. I have made some really good friends since I started work here. Come and join the team!