Opening at Veja
April 14, 2009 by amucklow
Veja is looking for a dynamic Sales Manager in order to further extend its presence in the UK. Veja is a French label making ecological trainers in Brazil and the brand respects the fundamental rights of workers. Veja was first launched in France in 2004 and orginally based in Paris, the company has recently opened a new office in London and is looking for a Sales Manager to complete the UK-based team.
You will be looking after the existing UK-based clients including department stores, fashion boutiques and selective shoe stores. This will involve presentation of new collections, management of sales, following up of orders,and trainings of staff in stores.
You will also be in charge of the business development. This will consist of developing sales strategies, initiating long-term partnerships with new clients and participating to fashion fairs.
Travel abroad and within the UK must be expected.
Sales experience or experience in the fashion industry.
Willingness to participate in the development of a small company.
Interest in ecology and fair trade ethics.
Taste for Fashion.
Self-motivation and ablility to work under minimal supervision.
Notions of French can be helpful.
Location : London
Hours: Full Time
Salary: £ 22,000 / £ 24,000
Please send your resume and a covering letter to email@example.com