Graduate Sales Executive

  • Job Reference: GSE/HJ
  • Date Posted: 27 June 2019
  • Recruiter: Pittards plc
  • Location: Yeovil, Somerset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: 25 Days holiday plus Bank Holidays, Pension , Life Assurance cover
  • Sector: Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Pittards are looking to recruit a Graduate Sales Executive to join our commercial team. You will be responsible for profitable selling to established accounts and in the development of new customers so as to achieve challenging sales targets. The ability to develop close customer relationships will be an essential requirement and proficiency in foreign languages a distinct advantage. Pittards exports to over 30 countries worldwide and so the role includes frequent foreign travel to Africa, the Far East, Europe and North America.

We are looking for candidates with a science, business or languages-based degree, an interest in developing skills in selling premium leather and leather products in a highly competitive worldwide market. Languages proficiency desirable. Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills required. Ability and self-confidence to travel and work independently outside the UK on a regular basis.

The role will be based at our Yeovil HQ.

Pittards is a global brand supplying premium leather and leather products, working with leading international brands, retailers and manufacturers.
Our future strategy is founded upon product innovation, targeted marketing and efficient logistics, together with the development of new raw material sources.
Pittards plc is the preferred supplier of high performance leather to the many of world's leading brands of gloves, shoes, luxury leather goods and sports equipment.

We seek to grow our business by offering innovative leathers which are differentiated from competing products by their performance properties, quality and consistency and which are backed by the highest standards of customer service.

Pittards is the manufacturing partner to some of the worlds major brands, including NIKE, New Balance, Sennheiser, Franklin, FootJoy and Berghaus and we are the organisation behind many innovations in leather manufacture, such as WR100X.

To find out more about the exciting work we do, please visit our website

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