Graduate Sales Representative

Salary: £26000 to £35000 per annum + OTE
Location: London
Start date: Oct-2017
Sectors: Sales

Brightedge, a leading SEO and online marketing platform, are seeking four Graduate Sales Representatives to bring new success to the business. In brief:

2 weeks of sales training in San Francisco

Annual company top performers' trip to Hawaii

Free gym membership for top performers

Who? Brightedge

Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Brightedge has created an SEO optimization marketing technology that helps brands understand what they need to do to rank highly on public search engines like Google. Brightedge has already disrupted its market place has won huge brand name clients such as Nike, Facebook and Skype. Brightedge hires graduates globally and has employed 80 graduates across the globe for the Graduate Sales Development Representative Position.

What? Graduate Sales Representative

The Graduate Sales Development Representative is the first part of the customer journey at Brightedge. You will be targeting brand name clients and speaking to heads of Marketing and Digital. Brightedge will pay you a healthy basic salary of £26,000 and there are frequent incremental pay rises based on performance. Gary Lenaghan is the Graduate Sales Manager - he ran the Graduate Sales team at IBM and is passionate about turning graduates into successful salespeople. He will be there to support you through the tough parts of the role. Gary loves to reward his team: he takes them out for dinners, lunches and drinks in Covent Garden, and he even flew three team members to Disney Land in Florida to say well done for their performance.


The progression

The Graduate Sales Development Representatives are the beating heart of Brightedge and the company mentality is to promote from within. Brightedge would expect you to spend a minimum of one year in this role before being promoted into an Account Executive Position, where you would run your own accounts and clients. Top performing Account Executives have earned enough money to put deposits down on houses in London after working at Brightedge for just two years after University.

The company vision

Brightedge place their customers at the centre of everything they do and believe that if their customers are happy they will be successful. This approach allows them to maintain client relationships with the likes of Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Brightedge have plans to hire 130 salespeople this year alone and grow to a $100 million-dollar company.

The benefits

Brightedge loves to reward its top performers. Incentive prizes include an annual trip to Hawaii, dinners and drinks in Central London and frequent lunches. You will be flown out to San Francisco every year for the company sales kick off and you will spend two weeks in San Francisco for training when you join. There is also a fully stocked fridge throughout the week and an alcohol trolley on a Friday.

When? Now!

If you like the sound of this role then give one of the Venatrix talent consultants a call now on 0203 805 3350.

The Graduate Account Manager will be:

A graduate with a 2:1 or above from a redbrick University

Excited by a career in technology sales

Competitive, with examples of extra-curricular activities at University

Enthusiastic and full of energy


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