Field Sales Executive

Recruiter
Blue Square
Location
London
Salary
21000.0000
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Closes
14 Apr 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you a confident Field Sales Executive, committed to providing best in class customer service?

Can you coach & develop a team to success?

Do you have excellent people skills, building strong relationships with your clients?

Our mantra at Blue Square is 'People. First. Always’. We believe we are only as good as our people, and this philosophy is reflected in everything we do. If you share in this belief, we would love to hear from you. We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and driven individual to join our team.

As a Field Sales Executive you will be the primary point of contact for our blue chip partner, supporting 11 stores across various locations in the North East and South East of London. You will be responsible for maintaining the strength of the brand and our TV and Audio products in all stores to drive incremental sales.

Your main focus will be to drive your stores’ performance. Via regular store visits and meetings with key stakeholders, you will utilise your analytical skills to review sales data. Using your exceptional communication and relationship building skills you will collaborate with Store Directors and Owners, Management and Store Colleagues to agree and implement development plans.

An inspirational people manager for our In Store Development Executives (ISDEs), you will work collaboratively with them to drive sales - providing quality coaching and developing them through your field accompaniments. You will be mindful to always take a solutions focussed approach in order to support and empower the team to overcome challenges; keeping regular communication to keep focus on delivering best in class standards.

Skills and competencies:

  • Full clean UK driving license is essential
  • Excellent time management
  • High attention to detail
  • Coaching and development
  • Relationship building
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

Main Duties and Areas of Responsibility:

Store relationships

Complete dashboard meetings with store management on a weekly basis, collaborating with store management to achieve our objectives, professionally representing the brand at all times.

Training & Development

Supporting with the induction and on boarding of your ISDEs, you will continuously develop your team, working collaboratively with Staff Development to complete field accompaniments and set SMART objectives.

Line Management

Monitor sales performance against target, ensuring your team have the tools to perform well. Establish training needs within each store and arrange formal training sessions to ensure a high level of brand awareness and product knowledge.

Reporting and Data

SMART Reporting & insight is integral to the success of our business. You will be required to review and utilise appropriate sales data to drive sales within your stores, identifying areas of opportunity and making smart recommendations.

Ad Hoc Activity

Support any additional activity including promotional activities and store events as well as. road shows, VIP visits or supporting another territory, in agreement with your line manager

Job Title: Field Sales Executive (TV/AV division)
Reports To: Retail Development Manager
Location:
South East & North East London
Salary: Starting at £21,000 + 15% Bonus (company car, phone, laptop)

Days of Work: Monday - Friday

Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week