(RG41 1JX) Wokingham, Berkshire
£22,000 to £26,000 pa
Blue Apple is an experienced independent foodservice company specialising in developing bespoke solutions to our clients. We have a diverse range of business and industry clients and pride ourselves on delivering fresh food solutions created by happy teams. We operate over 65 restaurants predominantly in the south east.
We have ambitious growth plans and are now seeking someone to fill an exciting new position as Sales Coordinator. You will be based in the sales and marketing department of our head office in Wokingham. This is the perfect opportunity for a graduate who is looking to start a career in Sales and Business Development.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive individual. You will play a very important (key) role in our sales team and will be responsible for generating new business meetings for the business development team. This will be achieved via an established contact data base which you will be using to develop long term relationships with prospective clients.
The role will include market research, lead generation and developing new business relationships on the telephone. As part of a small and dynamic team there will be the opportunity to be involved in the complete sales process including bid writing, social media and B2C and B2B marketing campaigns.
You will have:
• An outstanding telephone manner
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
• The potential to achieve and exceed sales targets
• Planning and organising skills
• Be competitive and self-motivated with an ability to prioritise your own workload
• A desire for continuous personal and professional development
• A positive and resilient approach to your work
In return we offer a great career opportunity with the potential for the right candidate to develop into a Business Development Executive/Manager, a competitive salary and commission.
If you are looking to make your break into a rewarding sales career in the exciting foodservice sector please get in touch today to find out more.
Closing date: 23/03/2018