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Graduate Job Graduate Commercial Trainee - Sales

Vacancy Type: Graduate Job
Employer: Anglo Beef Processors
Reference: J734
Salary: £20,000  

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The food industry is the UK’s most dynamic and multi-faceted manufacturing sector with a £73 billion turnover.

Do you want to be a part of it?

Our 2013 Graduate Commercial Scheme is an exciting and challenging opportunity for bright enthusiastic Commercial Graduates who can become outstanding managers within ABP.

What is exciting about this role?

This is a fantastic opportunity for Commercial Graduates to get involved in a business from top to bottom. We want to give you responsibility from day one; you will be working on projects to gain skills and experience.
Your development will be personal as well as technical. We want you to be taking the lead in situations and have a positive impact in our business.

Who are ABP?

ABP is the leading supplier of beef and lamb products in the UK.  Through our fresh and frozen divisions we are a preferred supplier to major retailers and food service companies in the UK. As a company, we have a down-to-earth attitude - both in the way we approach a problem and the way we interact with other people.

So where do you come in?

  • Your role will be developing your skills in the Commercial function of our business. You will be continuing your training so you can take responsibility for short term issues as well as long term strategy, working alongside our customers throughout the UK.
  • You will get involved in business analysis, customer buying trends, market forecasting, analysing market trends and building relationships with buyers and product development specialists.
  • Your role will be challenging and exciting and will require the flexibility to travel and move for projects, particularly in the first two years.

What can we give you?

The demands of the modern retailer have created excellent opportunities for Graduates to move quickly into positions of responsibility. We will work hard to train you and provide you with additional qualifications to enhance your prospects for rapid career progression. We invest time and money in our graduates, as we believe they are the business leaders of the future.

So, if you think you have what it takes to make things happen, with a desire to work in a leading company in the food industry then we want to hear from you

What you need to demonstrate:

  • You must have a business (either academic or work experience) or agricultural background, and strong academics – 2.2 minimum.
  • We want people who aren't afraid to get stuck in.
  • We want someone with all-round skills and passion throughout the commercial and sales function.
  • Strong communication skills and team work are a must. You will be communicating with a variety of departments and individuals so being adaptable and personable is important at ABP.
  • A driving license is essential


Discovery Graduates are the retained managing consultants.  All applications will be processed through Discovery.  We regret due to the high volume of applications we receive; only those successful on application will be contacted for interviews.  In the event that you are unsuccessful for this opportunity, we may still be able to help you and we will retain your application and consider you for other opportunities.

Location: UK locations

Recruiter Details

Discovery Graduates

0121 212 3111

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