Trainee Area Sales Manager - Company Car - Professional Development - Progression - £600 million group of companies - Scotland
Start a successful career with a leading electrical and lighting products manufacturer and distribution business belonging to a global group of companies and employing over 1,500 people across the UK. With a year on year growth and a current group UK turnover of over £500 million, they are an established business with a fantastic reputation. They are a key supplier to the UK Electrical Wholesale market, an enormous market that is ever changing and evolving.
Due to their ambitious plans for expansion, they are now looking for a commercially-minded individual with a passion for business and building client relationships, to join them as a Trainee Area Sales Manager and manage relationships with key clients across Scotland. You will ideally live in the Central Belt or in a location that is convinient to travel to Glasgow and Edinburgh etc fairly frequently.
What you can expect:
- A competitive starting salary of £22,000 - £26,000, lucrative bonus scheme and salary reviews
- Quick progression to Area Sales Manager after few weeks' training period
- Company car from day one
- Training and professional development
- Personal mentoring from senior manager
- A chance to be a part and receive the financial support of a market-leading £500m UK turnover group of companies
You will be given the tools to be successful and the freedom to make an impact and progress. You will gain a valuable insight into various areas of the business, receive products and skills training, receive industry sales training, one-on-one mentoring with a senior manager and a strong relationship with the National Sales Manager.
Following your brief introductory training period at the company's Head Office and Distribution Centre in Luton, you will become the Area Sales Manager of the business' Scotland territory, building strong relationships with new and existing accounts. The business has a strong reputation and its products are specified and installed in several prestigious projects and developments nationwide, including shopping centres, large retail outlets and public spaces.
As for your future progression, all of this should prepare you for senior managerial positions as the company is well-known for its development of trainee talent.
Think you've got what it takes? Apply today to find out more!