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Graduate Job Graduate International Account Executive (German Speaker)

Vacancy Type: Graduate Job
Employer: Discovery
Reference: J194
Salary: £21,000 - £24,000  

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EXPIRY NOTICE: This job has now expired and will not be accepting any more applications.

What is exciting about this role?

You will have real responsibility from day 1 in this challenging, wide-ranging and exciting business development role.

We are a successful family-owned confectionery company with a positive working culture and strong values – we focus on our people, and our brands.

You will be working within our fast-growing UK-based Travel Retail business which supplies airports, ferries, border shops, airlines.......

Where do you come in?

You will be maximising the business performance of allocated accounts.  As well as sales development, the job involves business planning, financial analysis, monitoring profitability, organising customer promotions, sales analysis and forecasting, preparing presentations and attending meetings. International travel is involved.

You will be assisting on marketing projects such the design of point-of-sale diaplays, research, annual planning, pricing and also the development of new business.

What do you need to demonstrate?

You will be of graduate calibre with a track record of achievement (a minimum of a 2:1 and BBC at A-Level or equivalent experience).

Ideally, applicants will have had some exposure to business (an Industrial Placement or 1-2 years of equivalent work experience).

We are seeking individuals who are:

  • self-motivated
  • achievement-orientated
  • highly organised
  • a strong team player
  • confident presenting and negotiating
  • comfortable analysing and evaluating information
  • committed to achieving work goals

Candidates must relish the challenge of early responsibility.  An additional language is essential, ideally German, would be a benefit.  Candidates should possess IT skills, including knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint.

A Full Driving Licence is needed for this role, plus you must be flexible to travel extensively.

As a leading international group, we offer competitive salaries, with a bonus plan and benefits.

If you are successful we will be legally required to ensure you are eligible to work in the UK.  Before you apply please check your eligibility.

All applications will be assessed by Discovery Graduates. We believe that every graduate is capable of getting a good graduate job given the right support, advice and training and we only work with companies who recognise the value that the right graduate can bring to their business.

Location: South East England, South West England

Recruiter Details

Discovery Graduates

0121 212 3111

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