FHF - German Export Sales Executive

Placement:FHF - German Export Sales Executive
Placement Location:Lincolnshire
Application Deadline:21st May 2018

Vacancy Description

Start Date: June 2018

Duration: 6 months

The Host Company

The Host Company is a major producer of dry pet food based in rural Lincolnshire U.K. It is family owned and produces dry pet food for the major retailers in the U.K. such as Tesco or Sainsbury and for the Pet Speciality sector such as the Pets at Home.

The Placement

German speaking executive to drive our Export Sales campaign including our trade stand at the Interzoo show at Nuremberg in May 2018.
The host company exports to several countries but wishes to grow this sector particularly in Germany. The role would be based at our single manufacturing site 10 miles north of Boston, Lincolnshire U.K. The successful applicant would be able to build contacts and be prepared for extensive travel in Germany and other European countries. Working with the host company's team for support current and new accounts would be stimulated to increase sales. 

The Ideal Candidate

• Native German
• Fluent in English
• Other languages may be beneficial
• Have clear, confident and friendly verbal and written communication skills
• Confident and comfortable with selling
• I.T. literate, PC and phone will be provided along with necessary training of company systems
• Able to work alone at times
• Able to travel extensively in Europe

The position would ideally suit a student in their final year as if successful the role may be made full time.