Sales Executive

Employer
CPM United Kingdom Ltd
Location
England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
£25500.00 - £28500.00 per annum + up to £3000.00 per annum
Closing date
20 Dec 2021

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Business Sector
Food & Drink
Function
Sales


Spirited individuals required to represent drinks giant Diageo and their famous alcohol brands including Smirnoff, Guinness and Gordons. Join us as a Sales Executive and earn £25,500.00 + £3000 bonus + company vehicle and open the door to fantastic career prospects.

Are you able to join us before the end of the year? Then you qualify for our £2000 joining bonus!

Ideal location: Newcastle, United Kingdom, NE37
Territory covering: Durham, Newcastle, Sunderland and surrounding areas

A full UK driving licence is essential for this role.

We have a great opportunity to work as a Sales Executive representing and increasing sales of Diageo's market leading drinks brands into the on trade and convenience channels. CPM and Diageo are leaders in their fields and we offer great training and progression prospects for the right people to grow and be promoted, both within CPM and Diageo itself.

You would enjoy this Sales Executive role if:
- You enjoy meeting new people and developing relationships
- You would be proud to represent Diageo and their premium alcohol brands
- You are self-motivated and able to manage your own diary
- You have career goals and are keen to develop and progress a career within the drinks industry
- You are target-driven and results-orientated
- You're a great communicator and skilled at building rapport with people quickly
- You are keen to progress and kickstart your career within CPM or Diageo

The following are desirable but not essential:
- Developing business relationships in a B2C or B2B sales environment
- Experience of working to and exceeding targets
- A working understanding of FMCG or On Trade

A typical day as a Sales Executive will involve:
- Field sales visits into retailers and on-trade venues on your territory
- Educating retailers and licensee's on how to increase their alcohol sales and providing informed recommendations
- Activating the products in your stores and venues using POS
- Running quality checks to ensure consistent quality and serve standard for Guinness
- Negotiating additional shelf space for drinks and displays to increase visibility of Diageo's portfolio
- Reporting back insight and information gained during your calls
Using your people skills to build strong business relationships across convenience and On Trade

Benefits and rewards - Why work for us?
Great package offered of £25,500 plus a bonus of £3000 per annum, pension scheme, company van, tablet and phone + £2000 joining bonus if you start before the end of the year. You will also have the opportunity to try all new Diageo lines for free upon launch!

Our field teams are a prime recruitment pool for our clients, so you will have the opportunity to grow your career not just within the CPM Group, but also with Diageo directly.

You will also have access to unrivalled sales training, combined with great support from your field manager to be your very best. If you'd like to join our great team, then please apply now!

We are an accredited Investors in People Gold Award company and place great importance on the training and development of our people. We work in a collaborative environment where great ideas and achievements are shared and celebrated.

CPM are an equal opportunities employer we depend on having diverse talent with a range of backgrounds, skills and capabilities.

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