Trainee Sales Representative

Are you keen to embark on a field sales career within the gift/toy sector?


Are you organised, personable & with a great attention to detail? 


Would you like to work for a successful & friendly business supporting them in taking their product to independent retailers & garden centres?


If you have answered yes to all the above, we are interested in talking to you. 


We are currently recruiting for 3 Sales Representatives. The South, Midlands & North.


The role:

Reporting to the MD you will have full responsibility for your area selling a premium range of gift/homewares products. You will be working with an established base of independent retailers where the company’s brands are already successful. Gift stores, garden centres and department stores. Your role is to increase this success by improving retail space, presentation, launching new products, minimising impact from competitors and providing great customer service.


You will be selling a well-known premium gift product that sells incredibly well. They currently deal with 800 independent retailers across the UK as well as to national retail chains.


To be considered for this role you may already have some experience in the field selling to independent retailers or be a recent graduate keen to build a career in sales and marketing. Applications will also be considered from those in retail, ready to get out on the road.

A bright enthusiastic disposition is a pre-requisite, as is strong attention to detail coupled with high levels of customer service.

This is a rare opportunity for someone to move into a field sales role with little or no experience.


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Package: £27,000 Basic – £32,000 Basic + Bonus + Car + Benefits


Candidate care:


By responding to this advert you consent to Cavendish Maine processing the personal data included within this application.


If your application is successful we will contact you to discuss the opportunity in more detail, within 48 hours of receiving your application.


Should you not hear from us within 3 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please be advised that if unsuccessful for this role we may keep your details in our hold file, during which time you may be contacted for other suitable vacancies.  If you do not want us to do this please call us to advise.


In the meantime, we would like to thank you for your interest in Cavendish Maine.

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About Cavendish Maine

Cavendish Maine is a team of expert, straight-talking, and talented recruitment professionals with a shared passion to connect employers with the candidates they need to grow their business. With 30 years of experience, we adapt each recruitment process to meet the needs of our clients, through a blend of the very best recruitment practises, delivered with committed focuss on quality, understanding and integrity at every stage.

Whilst we are all very different, we share a set of values which is at the heart of what we do.