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|£20000 - £23000 per annum + + exc bens|
|Retail Sales Associates|
|09-11-2017 05:44 PM|
|PJ - Sales Rep|
|0207 318 1400|
*£20,000 - £23,000 + bonus + pension + discounts and other benefits
*Multi-site role promoting and developing the brand in all Retail Partners
*Luxury skincare / beauty brand
*Mostly London based with some UK travel from time to time
This Sales Representative position is an attractive career opportunity within a small, award-winning luxury beauty and skincare company that has already achieved industry accolades beyond expectations.
The Founder of this sought-after, growing brand has become a leading go-to skincare expert for TV programmes, top glossy magazines and high quality newspapers. This company has earned a high profile media presence that is driving industry recognition and sales to very exciting levels.
Reporting to the Sales and Education Executive, this Sales Representative position is a multi-site role, (mostly London based with some UK travel from time to time), promoting and developing the brand in Retail Partners. This involves developing strong relationships with store staff, conducting in-store training and looking at ways to increase sales through education and outstanding customer service.
This Sales Representative opportunity will give you full training, ensuring you have expert knowledge about all products, ingredients, brand principles etc so you can knowledgeably assist customers and give them bespoke advice.
Exceptional working conditions, training and personal development are available for the right candidate.
This Sales Representative role can offer you:
*Salary to £23,000
*Products and amazing discounts
*Opportunity to become a key player within this successful, small skincare brand at an extremely exciting time!
To be successful in this Sales Representative opportunity, you will have:
*Some retail experience
*Passion for skincare and beauty
*Exceptional customer service focus
*Confidence to sell and demonstrate products
*Engaging, confident and charismatic personality
*Flexible and adaptable nature - particularly regarding hours
*Willingness to travel throughout UK when required
If this Sales Representative opportunity appeals and you would like to apply, please email your CV, in Word format, (not PDF), as soon as possible quoting "Sales Representative - Beauty".
Thank you for applying to this advertisement; we appreciate your interest in this Sales Representative opportunity. All applications are important to us, but due to the high volume of response we receive from our advertisements, we only contact successful applicants. We wish you all the best in your search for a new position.