Graduate Commercial Assistant

Yolk Recruitment Ltd
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate Commercial Assistant

The Opportunity
The opportunity for a recent graduate to join a growing manufacturing company within their commercial division. This role will encompass buying, finance and product development areas within the business. They are offering a competitive salary between £22,000 to £23,000 with a well-rounded benefit package. If you have a graduate degree within Business/ Marketing and an interest to develop your skills please get in touch today.

The Role

  • Opportunity to work within their product development, commercial and buying departments within the business
  • Reporting on data analysis and attend and participate in review meetings whilst suggesting ideas to improve the product
  • Work alongside the managers to give clear briefs to design team, and agree final sign offs with senior management
  • Coordinate all the promotional material and activity whilst keeping the team up to date
  • You will be assisting the product manager with gap analysis, generate marketing analysis presentations and manage the process orders.
  • Will also support the procurement teams assisting with buying decisions, attending relevant meetings, reviewing costing information and project lead weekly meetings.
  • This is a great opportunity for an experienced graduate to add value to the teams by demonstrating a thorough understanding of the products, assist the product manager with projects that help drive performance and work alongside the commercial team to assist in the delivery of customer objectives

Skills / Experience

  • Educated to Degree standard e.g. Business, Marketing, Procurement
  • Excellent communication skills, both internally and externally
  • Analytical approach with strong IT experience
  • Ideally experience within a buying or commercial position

How to Apply

If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role - then please get in touch. We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place. If you have any further questions then please contact Emma Harries

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.*