Our client is one of the two leading companies in its field in Europe. For over 80 years, this renowned manufacturer has been developing and producing electrothermal and thermostatic fittings and components for the heating, plumbing and ventilation sector as well as for the automotive industry. With locations situated all over the world, the company employs 390 people and currently achieves a turnover of around 75 M€. Absolute market leader position in the plumbing sector, the company has a leading market share in the heating sector. The registered head offices and R&D are situated in the Paris area, the very modern factory is based in Western France. With regards to the heating-plumbing-ventilation division, the European and overseas markets are constantly growing and this existing growth potential is to be fully exploited both in the United Kingdom and in some connected overseas markets. In order to further strengthen the existing market position in the region (current turnover is 6 M€) we are looking for an Area Sales Manager – UK / Ireland / Scandinavia / overseas markets (m/f) (overseas markets : Australia, New Zealand, India).