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Sales Executive - FMCG

Salary £23,000 - £24,000 (OTE 35K)
Location Greater London, Surrey
Industry Fashion & FMCG
Role Sales
Job Type Permanent
Size Under 20
Job overview
If you're a foodie, this is the job for you! Our client is a fast-growing health foods company working with with top distributors such as Ocado and Sainsburys. They are looking for graduate Sales Executive to help them continue to expand.

Looking for Marketing & Sales Graduate Jobs in Surrey and interested in joining one of the UK's most exciting FMCG companies? Take a look at this new Sales Executive job in Surrey!

Company profile

In this Sales Executive graduate job, you will be joining a fast-growing, Greater London-based health foods company, whose mission is to disrupt the world of free-from, with healthy food that is also delicious! Having worked with top distributors such as Ocado and Sainsbury’s, as well as having been offered funding from an appearance on the Dragon’s Den, this is an incredibly exciting opportunity to join a fast growing, young business in the midst of huge success.

Job description

In this Sales Executive graduate job, you will be working alongside the sales team to build up a portfolio of new business through researching and contacting new business, meeting with potential customers and being a brand representative at international trade events. You will get involved in sales strategy, account management and on a number of different marketing projects too. In this role, your communication skills will be absolutely essential, alongside a hard working attitude and determination to succeed.

Key responsibilities

In this Sales Executive graduate job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Sales (60%) - researching, creating and developing links with future partners - including attending client pitch meetings and trade shows
  • Marketing (20%) - writing blogs and newsletters, running social media campaigns, and updating the website
  • Account Management (10%) - helping to develop sales and business development strategy, establishing and maintaining relationships, and developing a full understanding of existing accounts
  • Support & Administration (10%)

Job requirements

  • At least a 2.1 degree from a top university
  • Excellent communication skills, you can write beautiful and personalised emails with a tight turnaround, and are comfortable and experienced in picking up the phone to chat to a client
  • Proven track record in sales, with marketing experience, preferably within a FMCG environment
  • A clean driving license and access to a car
  • A genuine interest in the food and drinks industry
  • A driven individual who is detailed orientated, analytical and articulate
  • A ‘can do’ attitude
  • Willingness to get involved and pitch in, in a startup environment

Benefits of the job

  • A competitive salary of between £23,000 - £24,000 (35K OTE)
  • Sociable, collaborative office space
  • Regular team days away
  • Targetted awards scheme for businesses
  • Offices 15 minutes from Clapham on the train
  • The chance to work in a young, ambitious startup
  • Huge potential for growth and to carve out your career path

Looking for sales / marketing graduate jobs in Surrey, and interested in joining one of the UK’s fastest-growing health foods companies? If you’re an ambitious graduate with some sales experience, apply for this graduate Sales Executive job in Molesey/Surrey today!

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Harry Jordan
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