Sales Manager

Laughton BN8

UHV Design is a world leading supplier of UHV Motion and Heating Products. Our primary focus is to provide high-quality, low-maintenance manipulation solutions for High and Ultra-High vacuum applications. Excellence is assured through in-house control of the entire process from design, to manufacture, assembly, test and after sales support.

A customer-orientated approach combined with a desire to achieve unrivalled product excellence is key to our continued success. You will meet with personnel from various scientific sectors and at varying levels of seniority – incl. physicists, scientists, engineers, technical experts, and managers – you will be representing UHV Design at the highest level.

UHV Design is part of the Judges Scientific Plc group, which has seen significant growth over the past 10 years and is one of the rising stars of the AIM stock market. Judges’ moto is buy and build and is an ethical and moral employer always putting staff first.

The role will include UK and international travel to visit customers and attend trade/show conferences with a hybrid (office/home) working structure when not travelling.

If you have the required attributes and are looking for the next step in your career, we want to talk to you! We operate under a professional and employee caring culture in which hard work and commitment are recognised and rewarded. As our products are designed and manufactured to highest standards, we are looking for an individual who understands the value and benefits of selling premium products.

For the right candidate, we will offer a good basic salary and performance bonus. We will also provide a laptop, mobile phone, pension contribution, SIP and certified training where required.

Personality is very important – we are looking for someone who stands out from the crowd – If you think you fit the bill or would like to find out more about the role and the company, please get in touch.

The role will be hybrid, with some days spent in our Lewes office and some remote, however this will be after an initial period of training and by agreement with the head of sales and marketing.

Key attributes:

  • Positive attitude
  • Happy in a customer facing role
  • Relationship builder, friendly and outgoing individual
  • Well-presented and a good communicator
  • Worked in a Scientific field
  • Comfortable making presentations and technical demonstrations.
  • Hands-on approach
  • A qualification mechanical engineering or Physics or Chemistry
  • An understanding of Surface science would be an advantage

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Competitive with performance bonus.


  • Group pension scheme
  • Life insurance
  • Health plan
  • Sick pay
  • Hybrid working
  • Free on-site parking
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Company events
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Casual dress
  • 25 days holiday


Monday to Friday (Fri 1/2 day)

Work Location: Hybrid Lewes, East Sussex, UK

For more information or to apply for this position, please email us at