German speaking International Sales Executive

  • Job Reference: P87447
  • Date Posted: 10 November 2023
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £32,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Sales
  • Language(s): German
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 8503 7766

Job Description

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a German speaking International Sales Executive to join an international manufacturing and export company based in Blackburn, Lancashire (NW England).

Location of the job

Blackburn, Lancashire (NW England). Hybrid working (x1 day a week from home + flexible working). 

Language requirements for the job

Fluency in German is essential

Company background

Our client is an international manufacturing and export company. 

Job responsibilities of the German speaking Sales Executive
As a German speaking Sales Executive, you will be part of their international export sales team, building successful business relationships with business partners and clients in the German speaking countries of Europe (DACH). 

You role will typically include the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Taking responsibility of your own portfolio of German speaking customers
  • Building relationships with existing customers whilst identifying opportunities for new business development in the DACH countries
  • Using expert product knowledge to handle customer enquiries and complaints to full resolution
  • Liaising with internal departments and external companies to ensure a smooth sales process
  • Ensuring all sales documentation is completed 

The successful candidate background

  • Fluency in German is essential
  • Previous experience in sales 
  • Knowledge of international trade and export documentation
  • An ability to deliver sales and identify sales opportunities
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Professional and personable style to develop strong customer relationships
  • SAP Experience (not essential as training will be provided) 

Salary, benefits and working hours
£32,000 - £35,000. Full time, permanent. Benefits include: Hybrid Working (x1 day a week from home + flexible working), Bupa Private Healthcare, Free access to Employee Assistance Programme and Wellbeing, Dental and Optical Healthcare Programme, Aviva Pension Scheme with +2% company contributions up to 10%, Life Assurance of 4x salary, Free access to discount platform, Employee of the Month , Monthly Workplace Yoga Sessions, Free secure parking 

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please send your CV to us today!

Contact: Jonathan Grimes