Sales & Marketing Executive (OTE £30K)

Estover, Plymouth
c£17,000 + Commission (OTE c£30,000)
06 Aug 2019
03 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Sales & Marketing Executive (OTE £30K)
Plymouth, Devon (with occasional travel to events) 
c£17,000 + Commission (OTE c£30,000) 

Are you a confident communicator with some sales experience and a decent grasp of Photoshop? Want to break into the lifestyle/cycling industry and work with a business that encourages creativity, teamwork and bringing about positive change? 

If so, this is a great opportunity to learn, grow and succeed as one of our client’s Sales & Marketing Executives. 

Who will I be working 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. 

Now in their ninth year of success, they’re looking for a Sales & Marketing Executive to join their passionate team in Plymouth. 

What are the benefits? 

- Basic salary of c£17,000 per annum 
- Uncapped commission (1st year realistic OTE £30,000) 
- Staff discounts 
- Great learning opportunities 

Our client’s mission is to continually improve, learn and develop in all aspects of the cycling industry, meeting day-to-day challenges in unique, fun and creative ways to succeed together as a team. 

In this exciting role, you’ll be supported to hone your sales skills and broaden your expertise. You’ll have the chance to attend events and increase your network, making this a great opportunity to enhance your future prospects. 

What will I be doing? 

As a Sales & Marketing Executive, you’ll market and sell our client’s custom cycling clothing and accessories to customers, predominantly via the telephone. 

Taking on this dual role, you’ll be involved in both sales and marketing activities, enabling you to advance your skills and experience in both.

Within the sales element, you’ll be contacting prospective customers and promoting the benefits of the products. 

The marketing aspects of the position will involve a mix of marketing administration, social media activities and PR.

Additionally, you will:

- Contact cycling clubs, charities, large corporates and individuals
- Talk to a wide range of cyclists 
- Attend up to ten events each year
- Get involved with print advertising, mailers, SEO, web-optimisation and collateral creation
- Generate and manage content across major social media channels
- Manage public relations and press releases

What do I need? 

To be considered as a Sales & Marketing Executive, you’ll need: 

- Some previous sales experience 
- Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop
- A full, valid driving licence 
- Great interpersonal and communication skills 
- A positive attitude 

Experience of driving a commercial vehicle would be beneficial. 

Other companies may call this role Sales & Marketing Executive, Sales Executive, Sales Representative, Account Executive, Sales Account Executive, Marketing Executive, Marketing Co-ordinator, Customer Account Executive, BDE or Business Development Executive. 

Webrecruit and our clients are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

So, if you’re seeking an exciting, new challenge as a Sales & Marketing Executive, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week (with occasional weekend work to attend events)

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