French speaking Account Executive - Golf sector

  • Job Reference: 00000334-1
  • Date Posted: 16 October 2019
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: South West London, London
  • Salary: £25,000 to £26,000
  • Sector: Customer Service, Sales
  • Language(s): French
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lisa Grimes
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 02085037766

Job Description

French speaking Account Executive

Brilliant opportunity to join a world leading brand within the golf sector

South West London area (35 minutes from Waterloo)

Fluency in French is essential

Our client is a world leading and one of the most successful and popular global brands in the golf sector.

As a French speaking Account Manager, you will be responsible for promoting and selling a range of products to existing customers (no cold calling!) whilst providing the highest level of customer service.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Working within a team do offer the best level of service to French speaking business customers
  • Managing the accounts of existing customers and developing business relationships
  • Proactively up-sell and cross-sell during calls
  • Building a rapport with customers to understand their business needs
  • Attending exhibitions and shows from time to time


  • Fluency in French
  • Previous experience in a customer service, administration or sales role
  • A golf player is strongly preferred but would consider someone with a strong interest in sport
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills

Base salary of £20,000 + £6,000 commission OTE (uncapped)

Minimum earnings for the first year are £25,000 pa plus great benefits including:

  • 22 days holiday plus birthday holiday and 8 days bank holidays
  • Private Medical Insurance (eligible after 6 months service)
  • Healthcare Cash Plan for (eligible after 6 months service)
  • Life Insurance (automatic cover 3 x base salary - eligible after 6 months service)
  • Pension (salary sacrifice scheme - up to 6% match of employee contributions plus majority of company NI savings)
  • Staff Discount
  • Interest free Season Ticket Loan
  • Interest Free Leisure Loan to up to £600 (eligible after 6 months service)

This role is to start as soon as possible (applicants on one month's notice will also be considered)

Contact: Lisa Grimes