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Trainee Sales Person

England, Hampshire, Southampton
£24000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Share scheme, 25 Days Holiday
Closing date
16 Jul 2024

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Business Sector
Food & Drink
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Trainee Sales Person

Are you a hard working, confident and self motivated individual looking to step into the world of sales?

We are recruiting for a Trainee Salesperson to join a dynamic sales team based in Southampton. You will be supported to develop in this role, working along industry professionals to undertake day to day procurement and sales of fresh produce. You will be working with an existing client base and will gain the right exposure to further develop our profitable sales business.

The role will predominantly be carried out through face to face selling and supported by sales growth via social media and visits to potential customers.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Working hours will start at 3am
  • Establish, maintain and develop relationships with existing and new customers and suppliers.
  • Work with the sales team to enhance our marketing strategy through targeted use of social media platforms.
  • Work with Manager to implement stock controls.
  • Maximise sales and profit margins.
  • Work closely with your manager and the broader sales team to develop opportunities across the region.
  • Ensure the best customer service is delivered at all times through representing the business in a professional and positive manner.

Key Skills:
  • Customer focused
  • Results driven
  • Profit orientated and cost conscious
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Collaborative
  • PC literate - confident in use of all Microsoft packages


£25K Basic salary + Competitive Bonus, Share scheme, Pension, 25 days holiday + BH


MorePeople are a specialist recruitment business for the food, fresh produce, horticulture and agriculture industries. Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience in the industry, we’re a growing team comprising of a mixture of ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters passionate about the sector.

Offering a functional approach to recruitment, we have dedicated expert teams to assist in all roles across a business;

  • Commercial  
  • NPD
  • Operations
  • Technical
  • Growing
  • Agronomy
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • HR, Admin & IT
  • Rural Surveyors, Land Agents & Estate Managers

The team are committed to offering the best recruitment service for all professional roles within the sectors in which we operate.

Find out more on our website at or call us on 01780 480530.

Company info
01780 480530
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road

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