Commercial Assistant - Graduate role

Recruiter
D R Newitt
Location
Surrey
Salary
Salary £20-22,000
Posted
14 Aug 2019
Closes
14 Sep 2019
Ref
GB42581
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Do you want a career in a commercial role in the food industry.  This is a chance to work with leading UK retailers like Waitrose and Sainsbury's.  You will project manage development, work closely with buyers and provide crucial data analysis for drive sales.

They have a big company feel and style to them so they will provide good career training and development for the incoming sales person.  You will see first-hand how a major customer is managed, developed and grown.

The Role:

  • Keep sales prices up-to-date.
  • Management of promotions to ensure they are executed correctly and on time for/by the customer.
  • Attend customer meetings alongside commercial managers for familiarisation and networking.
  • Arranging samples to/from customer.
  • Administer the commercial information systems including: New line forms, account set ups, price input, forecasting.
  • Category management, build up report with equivalent level buyer.
  • Analysing market and sales data and producing regular reports

The Candidate:

  • Preferred degree, gained in a business related topic
  • Full driving license
  • Confidence in dealing with internal and external customers
  • Extensive working knowledge of Microsoft office
  • Training will be provided on our internal systems

If you are interested in this position then please forward a copy of your most up to date CV to gareth@drnewitt.com or contact Gareth Baerecke on 0131 226 5060.

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