Graduate Business Management Trainee - Exeter

Posted 10 June by Bridgewater Resources UK Easy Apply

Joining this successful market-leading business at their established location in Exeter, you will embark on a tailored graduate trainee programme. This is an exciting opportunity for money-motivated, people-focused and competitive graduates to develop a rewarding career within a commercial environment. On offer is a starting salary of up to £24K, uncapped bonus and progression.

What will you be doing?

As part of your training, you will get to experience different areas of the business, which will allow you to gain a full understanding of how it operates and to become a product expert. You will also receive market-leading skills, sales and products training in order to help you to reach your career goals. Your primary focus will be providing excellent service to clients and contributing to the company's success.

After your training period, you will progress to a key Business Development Manager role which comes with a high-spec company car. In this varied and fast-paced role, you will be responsible for building relationships with B2B customers via telephone and face-to-face visits. You will have full control over your own diary, manage your own customer accounts and be instrumental in increasing profits, all whilst developing the skills required for management.

How far you progress and how quickly you get there depends on you - previous graduates are already running their own business within the group!

Who will you be working for?

You'll be working for an established distribution business who are market leaders within their £9.8 billion industry. They already employ over 4,000 people across hundreds of UK locations and have an impressive turnover of £1.2 billion.

Building relationships is at the heart of everything they do - that is with clients, suppliers and their employees. They have a proven track record in developing graduate talent and reward success with regular pay reviews, generous bonuses and progression opportunities.


For this Graduate Business Management Trainee position, you should be:

  • A graduate, preferably with a Business degree or similar
  • An excellent communicator ideally from a customer service and/or sales background
  • A quick learner
  • Energetic, confident and motivated
  • Keen to develop a long-term career within business, sales and management

How will you be rewarded?

As a Graduate Business Management Trainee, you will receive:

  • An initial salary of between £19,500 - £24,000 (depending on experience)
  • A generous, performance-related annual bonus
  • Regular salary reviews
  • Further progression opportunities

Think you have what it takes?

If you think that you're up to the challenge, then don't miss out - apply today! Interviews will be held soon for this exciting opportunity.

Reference: 35350449

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