Graduate Trainee Sales Manager

Posted 16 September by Bridgewater Resources UK
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One of the largest names in the electrical & lighting products industry is offering sociable and sales-focused graduates the opportunity to join this exciting sector. They sell to a huge and varied customer base including government agencies and local authorities, the hotel and leisure industry and the building and construction industry, to name a few.

A salary of up to £25K + uncapped OTE, quick progression & bespoke training from industry experts are all on offer.

Role Responsibilities

This is an ideal role for ambitious and driven graduates who are keen to develop their careers within a commercial environment. As a Graduate Trainee Sales Manager, you will make an impact by:

  • Gaining a valuable insight into various areas of the business: warehouse, trade counter, purchasing, internal sales and field sales
  • Receiving product, skills and industry sales training
  • Working one-on-one with an experienced mentor
  • Quickly progressing to a key Area Sales Manager/Business Development Manager role in the business
  • Building strong relationships with key clients and suppliers
  • Establishing relationships and maximising the profitability of new B2B customers

This is a fantastic opportunity to establish a career with a well-renowned and growing business whose opportunities are highly sought after by industry professionals.


For this Graduate Trainee Sales Manager position, you should be:

  • A graduate with a degree in any subject
  • A quick learner
  • An excellent communicator
  • Enthusiastic, competitive and confident
  • Passionate about building a career in sales and management
  • Ready to hit the ground running in a challenging role
  • In possession of a full UK driving licence


The business you'll be working for offers fantastic rewards for hard work and success. You'll receive:

  • Starting salary of £20,000 to £25,000 (negotiable depending on experience)
  • Regular salary reviews as you progress
  • Your cut of the company's profits in the form of an annual lump sum bonus - uncapped potential
  • High-spec company car (after initial training period)
  • Opportunity to develop the skills required for management

Think you've got what it takes? Don't miss out - apply today!

Bridgewater Graduates specialise in recruiting for sales, management and a variety of other commercial graduate roles including: Graduate Sales Executive, Graduate Sales Manager, Graduate Sales Trainee, Graduate Field Sales Trainee, Graduate Area Sales Manager, Graduate Business Management Trainee, Graduate Management Trainee, Graduate Sales & Business Trainee, Graduate Commercial Trainee, Graduate Business Development Manager, Graduate Business Development Executive, Graduate Trainee Business Manager, Graduate Sales & Marketing Executive

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