Graduate Business Development Executive

Ideal Recruit
From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
22 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
We are the UK’s largest wholesaler of furniture and design led accessories and through continued growth a fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Graduate Business Development Executive with a real passion for furniture and interior design. Job Role: Your role will be to manage and develop new and existing customer accounts across your designated geographically area in the south of England. You will have the opportunity to positively represent the company by building and developing relationships within an already established client base and with new accounts. This role will be enriched with the opportunity to work at some of the most innovative trade fairs in the world. Your role will be highly customer facing, requiring a high degree of commercial awareness and will involve meeting with retailers, interiors designers, hoteliers and other trade only accounts, to maximise all sales opportunities. The ability to positively engage with customers within this interior design led market is essential. Essential Skills: Educated to degree level, ideally within the interior design or design sector. Self-motivated. Experience of working in a Business to Business environment would be desirable. Time management and prioritisation skills. Commercial awareness. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Drive and ambition with the desire to succeed. Full, preferably clean, UK driving licence. In Return: A competitive salary. Full Bespoke Training. An iPad. An iPhone. Company Car. Pension To apply for this role please send CV and covering letter to Alex Evans. Please only apply if you reside in SN or BA postcode (this is essential to the role). This job was originally posted as