Graduate Intern / Trainee Opportunities – Retail, Sales
£Attractive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Looking for your first career step?
Then join our client and share in the excellence of one of the world’s most innovative and widely recognised sports brands. For over 80 years our client has been part of the world of sports on every level, delivering state-of-the-art sports footwear, apparel and accessories. Today, they are a global leader in the sporting goods industry and offers a broad portfolio of products.
The success of our client is a direct result of the commitment and talents of the people who work for them. Their work environment is challenging, fun and rewarding and they are dedicated to finding, developing and retaining the best people for the company.
They have an exciting opportunity for a graduate to join them with the desire to make a real and measurable difference to their organisation. This opportunity is a 9 month fixed term contract, reporting to the Head of Sales Development. Primarily you will be responsible for a retail space management project. Other key responsibilities will include working with the Sales Development team to align UK retailers to European collaboration models; designing a process to interpret and act on Rate of Sale information from stores; handling the process of selecting the ideal retail partners for the future and liaising with our Head Office in Germany.
They are looking for a graduate with a genuine interest in sport, a strong academic background and a minimum 2:1 degree in marketing or a business related discipline. Even more important though is your willingness to contribute and your eagerness to learn, together with your ability to communicate effectively with their retail partners and with all levels across the business. You should be self confident, hardworking, organised and be able to manage your time effectively. In addition, as well as being an excellent team player, you should be self-driven and be able to work on your own initiative. Intermediate skills in Microsoft Office are also required.
If you are as passionate about sports as they are - why not join them?