European Sales Executive (fluent French)

20000.00 - 24000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP24000/annum
15 Feb 2019
01 Mar 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
European Sales Executive - French speaking

Location: Stafford, England

Salary: GBP20,000 - GBP24,000 per year, plus bonus and commission

Are you a fluent French speaker looking for an office-based position in the UK?

We are currently assisting our client in their search for a fluent French speaker, to join their European team of Sales Consultants & Account Managers.

Company: You will be working for an international company based in Staffordshire, right in the heart of England, not far from Manchester, London or Birmingham. The company has a very low turnover of staff, which speaks for itself. They provide excellent career development and can offer a non-pretentious, friendly and fun working environment.

The company supply European manufacturing companies with equipment and spare parts, currently doing business with countries like France, Germany, Poland, Denmark and Sweden to name a few. The plan is to expand even more over the next year, which is why we are now looking for more motivated, multilingual team members to help make this expansion a success!


* Fluent French and good English

* Outgoing personality, great people skills and a sense of humour

* Some previous experience in sales, customer service, telemarketing, business development, recruitment, fundraising, negotiating or similar would be fantastic, but personality and motivation are the most important (we consider both office-based jobs and face-to-face experience)

* Can easily build strong relationships with colleagues or new potential customers

* Good business acumen and commercial awareness

* Ambitious and with a drive to succeed

* Looking for a long-term, office-based position in the UK

What you will be doing:

* Develop relationships with new and existing companies in France, mainly over the phone, email, social media etc.

* Show personality and make yourself memorable

* Provide excellent customer service at all times

* Negotiate with suppliers and customers and make sure the profit margins are good

* General administration and keeping the CRM system up to date

* Be proactive and come up with new ideas to help make the French market a success

* Help create and maintain a positive, fun working environment!

For more information about the position, please contact us now and we will tell you more.

We look forward to hearing from you