Commercial (Sales) Trainee

Home Counties
c. £27,000
14 Jun 2017
22 Jun 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Commercial (Sales) Trainee

Job ref: 61106 | c. £27,000 | Home Counties

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the most admired manufacturers in the UK food industry. Positioned globally, this blue-chip company can offer a varied, exciting and rewarding career as the company believes strongly in developing personnel to their fullest potential and is committed to providing learning and development opportunities.

The job

The Commercial (Sales) Trainee will assist in and learn about all aspects of the sales department with the aim of becoming a key and integral part of the sales business. You will learn and understand the full nature of the business and company culture, develop expert knowledge and skills within the sales environment whilst also developing a good understanding of the entire business operation and value chain plus develop a strong network of colleagues and contacts inside and outside of the business. You will mainly be based at the company site in the UK, however the role will require travel within the EU.

Your experience

To be considered for the Commercial Sales Trainee job, you will be a holder of a 2:1 bachelor/masters degree within a commercial, food or technical related discipline and possess 1-2 years experience of working in a technical/sales/commercial environment. You will have a genuine focus for a career in commercial/sales environment and be able to demonstrate a commercial awareness. The flexibility to travel internationally within the EU and a UK valid driving licence is also required. Fluency in an additional European language is desirable.

More details

The Commercial Sales Trainee job is based in the Home Counties region and is paying c. £27,000 according to individual skills and previous experience plus 25 days holiday and company benefits.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Commercial Sales Trainee job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job by emailing me, Giverny Robinson-Sivyer, quoting job reference 61106.

What happens next

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, Commercial Sales Traineeing, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.