Field based Marketing Executive/ Sampler

Recruiter
Supreme Recruitment
Location
Hounslow
Salary
£16000 - £25000/annum vehicle, petrol allowance, expenses
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently seeking a Field Based Representative / Sampler / Promoter for an international Asian Food Brand recently launched in the UK. Exceptional ready to eat meals and food service products. To sample to grocery stores and large well-established wholesalers /retailers throughout London and the UK.

Hours 8.30-5.30 pm - benefits - company vehicle, running costs, travel expenses and smart phone

This is a fantastic opportunity (face to face role) for a self-motivated candidate with a full clean driving licence, motorway driving skills happy to work alone on own initiative and with distribution partners.

Job role:

* Need to self-manage and set up daily trade sampling demonstrations with trade outlets. Focusing sampling on Microwave ready to eat range.
* Travel around the country with hotel stays as required.
* Arrange and sampling events, ability to approach to sell to pubic.
* Point of sale material/branding supervision and checking.
* Monitoring and reporting sales data.
* Assisting with Trade Exhibitions and events when required.
* Basic food hygiene and food preparation skills.

Person specification:

* Ideally possess a background in face to face FMCG sales / promotion / account management.
* Skills gained marketing to the wholesale /trade sector.
* Excellent communication skills with ability to easily build rapport and develop long term relationships.
* Happy to work alone.
* Good driving skills - motorway driving etc.
* Interest or knowledge of Asian food (particularly Indian food).
* Asian language skills a distinct advantage