Sales Training Specialist - Sportswear and Fashion

Candidate Source
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the world’s leading fashion brands is seeking a Sales Training Specialist based in London to join its expanding team on a rolling contract. This role will require one day per week in London, and one at the retailer head office in Derbyshire. The other three days will be spent visiting retailers – so you must be happy to travel.

This company is quite possibly the biggest sports fashion and footwear brand in the world. It provides sponsorship to the world's greatest athletes, but also believe everyone - no matter what level of fitness or ability - has the potential to be an athlete in their own way. The company’s empowering, innovative brand message makes its products unmistakable - and it is looking for someone who can identify with those brand goals, and live it through every aspect of their work.

You will be visiting retailers across the UK, exciting and educate in-store staff on the newest innovations in the brand range, pushing sales within this competitive environment whilst ensuring that the brand space is maximized across footfall and apparel ranges within each store.

As the Sales Training Specialist, your duties will include:

  • Building and maintaining relationships with retailers and brand
  • Delivering presentations across various formats
  • Working within agreed timescales to supply reporting and internal comms
  • Attending regular team meetings
  • Being the face of the business, understanding and upholding the brand maxims at all times.

To be a successful Sales Training Specialist you will have the following skills and experience:

  • A confident communicator, able to present to various audiences
  • An influencer and motivator of people
  • Exceptional interpersonal communication skills
  • Highly organized and able to multi-task across projects
  • Actively interested in sports, with the ability to talk authentically about it
  • Passionate advocate for the brand
  • Proven experience in retail sales / marketing is also a must.

In return, the Sales Training Specialist will receive a salary of c£25,000 per annum plus a company car. 

The first stage of the application process is to apply online.

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