uk National Merchandising Representative - Fine Writing

Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
South East
County :
Berkshire
Town :
READING, ENGLAND
Category :
Sales
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Years experience :
Less than 2 years
Job reference n° :
HBP005_1502379759

Job description

Are you looking to progress your career within luxury retail?

A great opportunity has arisen for an ambitious individual looking to gain a new challenge working for a leading Fine Writing brand.

The role is varied and challenging with a combination of merchandising, sales activity, training and creative flair.

The brand is well established with over 100 years experience in production of world-renowned craftsmanship of exquisite fine writing instruments.

The role:

* Visit each national designated store stocking brand products
* Train all team members working for the brand within the stores
* Help to achieve sales targets with Account Manager
* Execute promotional plans to drive sales
* Attend trade shows
* Forecast sales on a weekly and monthly basis to the company
* Work with operations to ensure products are delivered
* Train independent retailers in product usage, features and benefits
* Assist in consumer marketing initiatives

The candidate:

* Extensive Commercial understanding
* Strong sense of ownership and accountability
* Sales awareness
* Exceptional communication skills - both written and verbally
* Flexibility to travel nationally
* Full UK driving license

The package:

* Salary - £25,000 - £30,000 dependant on experience
* Bonus structure
* Company car
* Progression within career