Trainee Sales Executive
Wote Street People are working in partnership with their client to recruit a Trainee Sales Executive on to their LEAD programme (Learn, Earn and Develop).
This is a very exciting opportunity to work with a technology based Basingstoke company, joining this path will allow you to develop a career within sales whilst learning about wider aspects of the business, for example customer service. The programme will give you broad business knowledge and the skills to succeed in sales. The role is initially for 1 year and has the potential to become permanent depending on business needs.
For the position of Trainee Sales Executive, we are looking for someone who is ambitious, with the determination and drive to follow-up leads to closure; be able to balance this with a professional and customer focused approach and manner; be results orientated and have the motivation and determination to meet individual and team targets.
You need to have
· Good customer service skills
· Attention to detail
· Be able manage your time
· Be computer literature
· A-Levels (or equivalent) A - C preferred
GCSEs (or equivalent) A - C or 9 -4 ,including a minimum of Grade C in English and Maths is essential
· Experience of working in a retail or office environment is beneficial
The salary is circa £18,000 per annum.
In the initial part of the LEAD programme the Trainee Sales Executive will work as a Customer Success Associate. Once key objectives have been met, the Trainee Sales Executive will move into Sales. At this point, you will earn commission which is paid with OTE of £30k if on target. Commission is uncapped.
We also offer
· 25 days holiday per year
· Contributory pension scheme
· Generous discount scheme on selected retailers
· We are currently enhancing our benefits package and more information on this will be available shortly.
The role is based in our Basingstoke office. Some travel may be required to conferences, customer premises and other business events.
How to apply -
If you are interested in being on this scheme, please contact Matt @ Wote Street People on (phone number removed) for first discussions, do not send your CV at this stage as a full job description will be sent to you