Graduate Sales Trainee

Recruiter
Wallace Hind Selection
Location
Northampton
Salary
£20000 - £30000/annum 33 days Holiday (including statutory
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Want to accelerate your career? Global Chemical Manufacturer within the Construction Market seeks an ambitious Graduate Sales Trainee to grab hold of a tailored 3 year career progression scheme.

SALARY: £20,000-£30,000 dependent on industry experience

BENEFITS: 33 days Holiday (including statutory days), Fantastic Pension, Healthcare

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Coventry, Northampton, Rugby, Leicester, Milton Keynes

As an expanding Global Chemical Manufacturer we provide technically advanced, chemical based products to the construction market. We heavily invest in our R&D to consistently provide our customers with a selection of solutions that outperform that of our competitors.
Having experienced significant year on year growth, our UK arm is looking to invest in the future of our business by recruiting a driven Graduate Sales Trainee. With clearly defined milestones allowing you to track your progression, this flexible scheme will be individually tailored to suit your style of learning. During your programme you will have the guidance of a dedicated Mentor as well as time with other departments and senior professionals helping you to gain further industry insight.
Following the successful completion of the graduate programme you will have gained the position of Regional Sales Manager holding industry recognised qualifications and looking forward to the next step of your career within our business.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE WILL BE TO:

* Identify and map business opportunities across the UK for the National Sales team.
* Organise promotional events/ exhibitions and associated advertising.
* Collate and produce market analysis on competitors and customers.
* Build strong relationships with Key Stakeholders (e.g. Architects, Main Contractors & Engineers).
* Support the development of company website and marketing documentation in line with UK vision.
* Ensure high service standards are maintained and queries are resolved swiftly.
* Be an active and valued member of our team.

Ultimately you will be a self- motivated individual who is striving for a business that will provide the opportunity and guidance to establish a career with the construction industry.

YOU WILL:

* Ideally, be educated to degree level in an engineering, chemical, marketing or business discipline. This could be Civil Engineering, Chemistry, Marketing, Structural Engineering, Business Studies, Maths, Construction Engineering, Material Sciences or Business Analytics.
* Display exceptional communication skills with the ability to converse effectively at all levels (both verbal and written).
* Naturally be organised with an exceptional eye for detail.
* Be knowledgeable in a variety of IT programmes & social media platforms (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, Twitter, and Facebook).
* Hold a current UK Driving Licence.

Although we have advertised this role as Graduate Sales Trainee you may be reviewing similar roles or related industries such as Business Development Manager, Rail, Internal Sales, Construction, Graduate Sales and Marketing, Concrete, Graduate Engineer, Area Sales Manager, Civil Engineering, Graduate Account Manager, Precast, Graduate Field Sales, Aggregate, Polymers, Fibres, Junior Specification Manager, Graduate Sales Executive or Resins.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Clare Gibson quoting Graduate Sales Trainee, reference CG1706-14 to DD: +44 (0)(Apply online only) Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: +44 (0) (Apply online only). Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based