Graduate/Trainee Sales Opportunity - London
Your new role
Are you results driven, ambitious, outgoing, confident and possess strong communication skills? We're looking to a hire an enthusiastic graduate to join and support our London UK Consumer sales team. You will assist our Consultants with various research projects and help them source the best candidates within the FMCG sector and place them into global food, drink, electronics, health, beauty, homeware and fashion companies.
As part of the Nigel Wright Graduate scheme you will undertake a structured training programme which consists of a blend of classroom and on-the-job sessions that will take part over a 6-month period and be delivered by the senior management team. Core skills and knowledge gained at university are developed and complemented with learning specialist sales techniques, business development, account management, customer service and negotiation skills.
Nigel Wright Group is Europe's number one consumer sector recruitment company, working with global consumer giants such as Mars, LG, Samsung, Danone, Nestlé, Haribo, Carlsberg, Nike and Unilever, to name but a few. Our consultants feel part of a truly international business as they collaborate on assignments across borders and share their knowledge and expertise freely.
How you can succeed with us
Unlike many other agencies, we don't require you to have previous sales experience to join our team. You will constantly be meeting new people, so it's important that you're sociable, friendly and aim to always provide great customer service along the way. You should be eager to learn and be driven to become an expert in your field.
What we'll do for you
At Nigel Wright we will give you the opportunity to reach your full potential and be rewarded for your achievements. We offer:
- A competitive basic salary
- Car allowance
- Uncapped performance related commission
- 4-week paid sabbatical after every 5 years of service
- 25 days' holiday + 1 additional day for each year of service (up to 30 days)
- Market leading training and development
- Private healthcare
- Company pension scheme
- Death in Service benefit of 4 times annual salary
- Company iPhone (after qualifying period)
- Company laptop
- Quarterly trips abroad for high achievers
- Childcare vouchers
- Cycle to work scheme
Progression opportunities are abundant, with high performers being promoted within their first 9 months and fast tracked into a management role within a couple of years.
It's important to us that our employees experience a fun and vibrant culture here at Nigel Wright. Consultants take part in regular business development days that include competitions, games, prizes, quizzes, table tennis tournaments and more. Dress down Fridays are complemented with drinks towards the end of the day and our teams and company as a whole enjoy regular nights out.
If you'd like to have an informal chat about a potential career in sales, feel free to call our Group Talent Partner, Shona Thom, on +44 (0)191 269 0717, email via firstname.lastname@example.org or simply apply online by clicking the button below.