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Field Sales Executive Home Furnishings / Interiors
East Anglia Region
If you have great retail experience but are looking for a new career challenge in field sales, then we have the perfect role for you.
This exciting opportunity is a great start to a rewarding career. Our client is a leading brand in home furnishings supplying curtain fabric, upholstery and wallpaper to some of the biggest names within the Industry.
They have very ambitious growth plans and are looking for motivated applicants who want to develop their account management skills and to share this journey.
You will be joining a really friendly and helpful team working in a sales and service environment as a territory account manager. This role will empower you to have the day to day responsibility for your own accounts, and you will learn all about maximising opportunities and helping specialist retailers to sell more of the Companys products. Sales and account handling skills will be taught and developed through one to one bespoke coaching and a personal development plan to offer excellent career progression.
Our ideal candidate will be:
Energetic, enthusiastic and positive.
Have a great understanding of retail to help our customers sell our products
Have strong communication skills with an engaging personality
Have good organisational skills
Be motivated by opportunities for progression.
Have a valid full UK driving license and not be afraid to use it as travel is extensive, and will involve two or three overnight stays each month.
So, whilst you jump straight into the action in return we offer:
Salary of £25k basic per annum up to £30k OTE
31 days holidays (inc bank holidays)
Company car fully expensed, business fuel.
Full commitment to your development and progression with real prospects for further development
There is a work hard, play hard attitude and the Company holds regular sales and team meetings which are not only part of your development but also great fun, and the Company holds social events and evenings out which you will be a part of.
Knowledge of textiles and soft furnishings is not required but you will need and want to learn to appreciate fabrics and design.
Location is flexible but preferably the candidate should be based with easy access to the motorway network. To apply please send your CV and covering letter.
Job Types: Fulltime, Permanent
By applying for this role, your details will be sent to Ortolan People, who are acting as consultants for the hiring company. Ortolan People are engaged to provide recruitment support in processing applications. We will endeavour to respond to all applicants within three working days. Occasionally for roles with a very high volume of applicants, this may not be possible.