Graduate Trainee Sales Manager

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1236687361-2
  • Date Posted: 12 February 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Bridgewater Resources UK
  • Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
  • Apprentice Pay: £26,000 to £28,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Sales & Marketing, Commercial & QS, Procurement & Supply Chain
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Are you a driven and people-focused graduate looking to make a career for yourself in a fast-paced commercial role? This is an exciting opportunity for a Graduate Trainee to join a market-leading electrical products business who supply the likes of universities, the NHS and electrical wholesalers. You will embark on a personalised development program that will equip you with all the knowledge, tools and skills needed to thrive in a successful sales career.

The business you'll be joining is part of an impressive nationwide group who already employ over 1,700 people across the UK and have an annual turnover exceeding 1 billion. The company works with major manufacturers including Dimplex, Dyson, MK and Morphy Richards, to name a few.

Role Responsibilities

As a Graduate Trainee Sales Manager, you will:

  • Learn about key areas of the business, market and the company's product range
  • Be mentored by a dynamic, motivated and successful manager
  • Work in a fast-paced and hands-on business environment
  • Manage current sales accounts, spot opportunities for growth and maximise profitability
  • Quickly progress to a field sales role where you will travel and build strong relationships with B2B customers across the North West


As a Graduate Trainee Sales Manager, you will receive:

  • Starting salary of 26,000 - 28,000
  • Your share of the company's profits in the form of a lucrative performance-related bonus
  • Full training and mentoring
  • Fast progression
  • Optional membership to the company's excellent pension scheme
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company car upon progression to a field-based role (within the first year)

If you're a confident, motivated and proactive graduate with excellent communication skills, apply today to find out more!