Field Sales Executive

Recruiter
Midas Selection Ltd
Location
London, South East England
Salary
22500.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Field Sales Executive –  Convenience Retail x 4 Roles

REWARDS:  Basic £22,500 (OTE £24,750), company car, laptop, benefits

ROLES: South West London, South East London, North London, Central London

Distinguished career progression available with a market leader within its field, working for one of the largest and most recognisable confectionery companies in the world.

Do you want to earn good money, have a nice company car, mobile and laptop? Then this role is for you!

THE COMPANY:

We are one of the UK’s largest Field Marketing companies, winner of two awards at the Field Marketing brand experience (FMBE) show 2016 (1 x Gold, 1 x silver). We pride ourselves on the quality of our staff and the service we provide. This reflects through our recent award success, as the team you will be joining was awarded Team of the Year at the FMBE.

We are now excited to be growing our existing field marketing team by recruiting for four driven, ambitious and articulate sales professionals. We employ and retain a high calibre of Field Sales Executives to work with some of the most famous brands in the world.

We provide a fantastic foundation for candidates to develop their field sales career within the FMCG sector and offer excellent sales training and career opportunities.

THE ROLE:

As a Field Sales Executive, you will be responsible for visiting up to 300 Convenience retail accounts (both Symbol & Independent), i.e. McColl’s, Nisa, Spar, Londis, Premier, Co-Op, Costcutter, (on the Symbol side) Independent stores will be the likes of your local corner shops and news agents. All of these stores will be across your geographical territory.

- Implement & execute the operational field strategy for the Convenience channel
- Regular callage on selected Symbol & Independent retailers
- Drive distribution, availability and display standards within those outlets
- Deliver a return on investment within the defined geographical territory
- To grow volume sales and profitability within the Independent and Symbol retail channel by achieving targets for product distribution

-  by presenting compelling sales propositions and selling stock from the car display standards
– location, facings, product presentation – by preparing and presenting compelling propositions

- Use supplied POS to maximise visibility of products and thus increase sales
- To complete visits as per your journey plan – 15 calls per day
- To build external relationships with retailers and store personnel and to track competitors’ activity by forming networks with them
- Complete feedback on every call using the given reporting procedure after each call, maintaining up to date records

MOST APPLICABLE BACKGROUNDS:

- Field Marketing
- Retail store experience at any level i.e. Assistant, Supervisor, Deputy, Department, Team leader.
- Graduate with some sales experience
- Field Sales/ Sales experience in any industry

THE APPLICANT:

Ideally, we are looking for graduate calibre applicants or field marketing professionals who can hit the ground running and build a solid career with us however we will also consider outgoing candidates who may just have some initial sales experience. Additionally, we would be very interested in applicants who have worked in grocery retail, looking to move into sales.  

You must have a full UK Driving license. 

Interviews are happening quickly for this position so don’t delay in getting your CV submitted.

Midas Selection Ltd specialises in recruiting Sales, Marketing and Executive professionals in the FMCG Industry.

Midas Selection Ltd operates as an Employment Agency.