Amazon & Export Assistant

at International Student Placement Office in Leicestershire, UK
Field: Other
Employment type: Internship
Financial compensation: Unpaid
Benefits: Accommodation, Transportation costs
Required languages:
- English (professional working proficiency)
- German (native or bilingual proficiency)
Deadline: 1 October 2018
Starting time: 01/10/18
Offer last updated on 21 September 2018
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About the job

The Host Company


The host company is an award-winning and market leading manufacturer, distributor and service provider of daily living aids and rehabilitation equipment, on behalf of NHS trusts and local authorities across the UK. We offer effective solutions to the challenges faced by the elderly, those less able and adults and children with special needs and we supply and service products and equipment as an end to end provider, operating through three interlinked divisions: 

Host Company National Care

Provide integrated community equipment service across the UK to Local Authority Social Services and Primary Care Trusts.

Host Company Primary Care

Our catalogue supplies business to both Local Authority and PCT run loan stores and private individuals offers products from a portfolio of more than 3,500 aids for daily living including Telecare serving over 12,500 individual accounts and supplying 95% of Local Authorities.

Internationally, the host company exports its products to over 60 countries. The department works B2B with exclusive and non-exclusive partners all over the world. With a turnover of £2M per year, Amazon EU accounts for almost half of this figure.

This position may be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

Responsibilities

The Placement

The role would be situated in the Export Sales department with at least 2 other members of staff; the main responsibilities of the role would be translation, administration and sales support. We require a dedicated, hard-working and outgoing individual to join our team to carry out the responsibilities in the job description attached. The key objectives of the role are to enhance the company's international presence through e-commerce platform Amazon EU, and to support the respective sales managers in their day-to-day tasks, dealing with various countries on a B2B basis. It will require a "can do" attitude and an ability to manage different tasks and prioritise effectively.


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Requirements

The Ideal Student

Graduate calibre with native German and a high level of English, other languages also desirable, knowledge of, or experience in a business /sales environment.

They need a candidate with the below traits:

Compensation

The company will provide accommodation and a travel card for work (around £450 a month), plus a modest performance-based remuneration is offered after the first month!

More information

Contact:

Maria Martin-Albarran
Maria.Albarran@emc-dnl.co.uk 
0044 7854065942