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Sales and Events Executive - Sports Clothing & Accessories

Posted on Jan 31, 2019 by Webrecruit

Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£17k - £17k Annual

Sales and Events Executive - Sports Clothing & Accessories
Plymouth, Devon (with travel to events)
c£17,000 Plus Uncapped Commission (1st year realistic OTE £25,000), Staff Discounts

Are you a customer-facing professional who feels unchallenged and restless in your current role? Want to embark on an exciting sales career with a world-leading brand? If so, this is the role you've been waiting for.

Our client makes high quality, custom sports clothing and accessories for those who seek out adventure and want to live their lives to the fullest. They are now looking for a Sales and Events Executive to help them grow their business even further.

Fostering a fun and creative environment, our client offers discounts, an uncapped commission and the chance to develop a successful sales career in a growing business.

As a Sales and Events Executive, you'll be tasked with selling our client's custom cycling clothing and accessories to customers, as well as being the organisational lead at events.

In this diverse role, you'll learn from a friendly team who strive to have a great time while achieving success. You'll focus primarily on account management and attending events across the UK and Europe.

Specific duties include:

- Approaching prospective customers, from the casual weekend warrior to the cycling sage, and promote the benefits of our client's superb products
- Liaising with existing customers to gain an in-depth understanding of their requirements and liaise with the Production Team to ensure that this is realised
- Planning and attending a calendar of cycling events, shows and exhibitions
- Driving the company van (supplied) to events and exhibitions

Don't worry - our client will provide full training to ensure your success.

Interested? To be considered, you will need:

- Previous experience in a customer-facing role
- A full driving licence

Professional and customer-focused, as a Sales and Events Executive, you will have great communication, both face to face and on the telephone. You'll also be a confident networker who can multi-task and manage several accounts at any one time.

Previous sales experience would be beneficial to your application, as would an interest in cycling. Experience of driving a commercial vehicle would also be advantageous.

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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Additional Keywords: Sales Executive, Customer Service Executive, Customer Service Advisor, Customer Service Representative, Sales Rep, Sales Representative, Business Development Executive, BDE, Customer Account Manager, Account Manager, Sales, Customer Service.

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week, including frequent weekend work to attend events

Reference: 635040429