French Speaking Sales Executive (Media)

Bath, Somerset
£25K - £30K pa OTE
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Sales, Media Sales
Contract Type
Full Time

French Speaking Sales Executive (Media)
Telesales, Outbound sales, Lead qualification, Prospection, Advertising, Lifestyle, Sales, Business Development, Lead Generation, Publishing, Media, Marketing, French language, Cold calling, Influential Skills, Negotiation Skills, B2B.
Salary: £25K - £30K pa  OTE  (Basic Up to £20K DOE + Uncapped Commission- Realistic between £25K pa to £30K pa first year)
Location: Bath, Somerset
At commutable distance by car from Bristol, Chepstow, Chippenham, Chipping Sodbury, Corsham, Frome, Glastonbury, Melksham, Shepton Mallet, Swindon, Trowbridge, Warminster, Wells, Westbury, M4 corridor, Somerset, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Avon, South West
Ref: 900AY

The Company:
Our client is a fast-growing business in the media industry covering all aspects of travel, holidays, properties and lifestyle in France.

The Role:
- To identify new business leads on relevant market
- To generate new sales leads and develop new sales opportunities
- To conduct company research
- To qualify leads
- To cold-call and achieve set targets
- To work on print magazines and online titles
- To convince new and existing clients to advertise on the company's media
- Primarily office-based sales role with occasional attendance to exhibitions and visits to France
- Strong career progression opportunities

The Candidate:
- Fluent in English and French (Written and spoken)
- Previous experience in Sales, Telesales, Business Development, and/or Lead Generation (Ideally)
- Experience in the media / publishing / marketing industry is desirable
- Knowledge of French language and culture
- Determined and persuasive salesperson
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong negotiation skills
- Strong commercial acumen
- Driven / eager to succeed
- Autonomous and organised
- IT Literate

French Selection UK - The leading recruitment consultancy specialising in the placement of French, German, Spanish, Italian and Russian speaking professionals and executives throughout the United Kingdom.

Apply for French Speaking Sales Executive (Media)

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

All answers are required


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

By applying for a job listed on you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.