view & apply

Sales/ Steel Trader - GERMAN or ITALIAN or JAPANESE speaker

  • Annual £24K - £28K (including one month bonus) + travel card up to Zone 4
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref:19741

Linkedin:    https://www.linkedin.com/company/people-first-team-japan 
Twitter:      https://twitter.com/PFTeamJapan 
Skype:        peoplefirst-teamjapan
People First OFFICIAL LINE Account:  @829fdnwp, http://nav.cx/k44PRo



Your New Job Title:      Sales/ Steel Trader - GERMAN or ITALIAN or JAPANESE speaker
The Skills You'll Need:  Business development, sales, metals, non-ferrous, negotiation
Your New Salary:          Annual £24K - £28K (including one month bonus) + travel card up to Zone 4
Location:                     Central London

Who You'll Be Working for: Trading company specialised in Steel/ non-ferrous metals products.

What You'll be Doing Each Day:

This role requires lots of business trip across EU and involves both purchase (suppliers in EU) and sales (clients are mostly in Japan).

· Market research
· Finding new suppliers and customers
· Negotiating contracts (both internally and with clients)
· Customer service of handling any problems that may arise after a contract is fixed.
· The role naturally requires some travel to the customer’s site, mainly focused on trips in the UK and continental Europe, but may also include travel to Asia the middle east and Africa.
· There will also be a requirement to entertain clients in the evening depending on business needs.

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

· Able to do business trip
· Fluency in English is required.
· A basic/conversational knowledge of Japanese would benefit the application. German or Italian could also be considered advantageous.
· A basic knowledge of IT (especially excel and PowerPoint).
· Numerical reasoning ability.
· Motivated with a passion to develop their skills.
· Ability to learn and adapt quickly to environments is essential.
· Must be a team player but also able to take the initiative to move on an individual level.
· Able to work under pressure
· Managing time efficiently and prioritising effectively.
· Willing to do attitude


Job status:    Full-time/ Permanent
Start date:    ASAP
Working hours:    08:45 - 17:00

We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret 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.

People First (Recruitment) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and fixed term contract recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Please note that by applying for this job you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy which can be found on our website.

apply for this job

Application form

CV File Types Allowed: pdf, doc, docx, rtf

By submitting your CV you consent to your information being processed by People First in accordance with our Privacy Notice. Please tick to acknowledge your agreement with the terms set out in our Privacy Notice