Trade Sales Merchandiser
High-End Interior Construction Products
£25,000 – £30,000 Basic Salary OTE £5,000 + Company Vehicle, Phone and Laptop
Home Based role covering the North & Scotland – Leeds, York, Sheffield, Liverpool, Manchester
·Fantastic field-based merchandising opportunity. Looking for someone with strong drive and desire that is really looking to kickstart their career
·Working for a true market and brand leader, this is a great role for an up-and-coming sales professional that has a real interest in the DIY sector
·Excellent progression and development opportunities
·Rare and unique opportunity to work for a UK based manufacturer with a global footprint
The Company recruiting for the Sales Merchandiser:
A rare opportunity has arisen to join a real manufacturing success story that are going from strength to strength. This company have grown significantly over the last 10 years through establishing themselves within new routes to market and new product development. They are now looking to strengthen further through the recruitment of a new northern based field sales merchandiser. Being established for well over 50 years, they pride themselves on their strong company values and are looking to hire exceptional talent.
The Role of the Sales Merchandiser:
Joining as a field-based merchandiser you will be tasked with merchandising and selling a new product range within trade customers, covering from Birmingham up to Edinburgh. Targeting showrooms, builders merchants and distributors, building relationships and engaging with customers and employees is key. Training staff, setting up Point of Sale displays and holding new product events are also important aspects of this role. Fantastic opportunity for someone looking to get their foot in the door within the construction sales market.
- Covering a territory from Birmingham to Scotland
- Working with trade customers – merchants/distributors and showrooms
- Point of sale, training staff and helping to drive sales through the account base
The Candidate for the Sales Merchandiser:
The successful candidate needs to have a strong drive to succeed in sales. Ideally you will have some knowledge of the construction market, but an interest in DIY is crucial. You need to be an autonomous, friendly, hardworking individual that prides themselves on relationship building and networking. This is an excellent role working for a fantastic company that really look after their people and want someone that can really fit in and drive the division even further than it has come so far.
- You MUST have previous work experience.
- Ideally you will have worked within sales or merchandising, however the company are willing to look at other backgrounds, provided you have some understanding of the construction market/ an interest in DIY.
- Must be willing to travel and be comfortable delivering information to small groups.
- Hardworking, professional, driven and a real people person.
- Full UK driving licence is required.
The Package for the Trade Sales Merchandiser:
·£25,000 – £30,000 Basic Salary
·Pension, Mobile, Tablet, Laptop
·23 days holiday + stats
Please apply for this job online if you are interested and feel you fit the above criteria. The company are doing first interviews immediately and if you have any questions please contact John Ahearne or Nick Goodwin at TalentTech Recruitment Ltd.