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Sales Executive - Ref: 13211

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £20K - £22K per annum + overtime
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Languages: Japanese
  • Categories: PA/Admin/Secretarial - Sales/Marketing/PR


Title: Sales Executive Ref: 13211

Status: Permanent

Salary: £20K - £22K per annum + overtime

Location: London

International food trading company is looking for a Japanese speaking sales executive to join their friendly team.


  • Build and maintain relationships with existing clients throughout the UK and EU
  • Travel to clients’ sites throughout the UK and EU in order promote existing and new product lines
  • Communicating with sales administration team to distribute products smoothly to clients
  • Communicating with clients to understand their needs
  • Planning sales promotion and holding food demonstration at supermarkets in order to increase brand awareness
  • Participating trade show and provide presentation to potential clients
  • Research potential market to identify new business opportunities.
  • Meet and exceed sales targets


  • Previous sales experience is preferable
  • Previous work experience in Japanese organisations or trading industry would be an advantage
  • Fluent in both Japanese and English with business manners
  • General computer skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Good time management skills
  • Passion for involving food industry
  • Be a good team worker demonstrating loyalty and commitment to the organization and team members
  • Must be able to travel internationally
  • This role requires to work weekend for food promotion but not often

We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. Thank you for taking the time to apply to People First.  If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days but I’m afraid that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation.

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