Field based Marketing Executive/ Sampler
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.
- 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.
- 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