Commercial Assistant
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Commercial Assistant

Competitive salary
Bolton · Middlebrook
Time left to apply
8 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Assistant to join a high performing team in Middlebrook. You will work directly with the Customer Business Unit and will support in an administrative/analytical role. You will also work closely with the sales team to provide relevant support in the day to day running of the account. You will also be supporting with daily/weekly/monthly reporting and will be the point of contact with Customer Trading Assistants and the junior buying team.

Another aspect of the role includes the reconciliation of the promotional spend using customer trackers and templates to determine the accurate funding owed to the customer, including providing forecasted funding.

You may be expected to undertake field visits, attend customer meetings and customer specific training.

This role will provide an individual with fantastic experience and exposure to the Tesco Account. There is scope to move into an Account Management role within 18 months.

What we offer

  • 33 days annual holiday
  • Flexible holiday scheme
  • Company contributory pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Life assurance
  • Discounts and cashback for selected stores and restaurants giving great savings on holidays, shopping, groceries, cinema tickets, etc.
  • Health cash plan - coming March 2018
  • Flexible benefits - coming March 2018 - buy technology, a new bike or a great deal on a car lease through salary sacrifice
  • Share schemes for eligible employees

We Are Barr - Are You?
We are about being brilliant. We are always learning. We are results driven and we build relationships that deliver.

Company information

A.G. Barr p.l.c. is a FTSE 250 UK based branded consumer goods business focused on growth.

A soft drinks business at its core, A.G Barr offers a diverse and differentiated portfolio of great tasting brands such as the iconic IRN-BRU, market-leading RUBICON exotic fruit juice drinks, and the Scottish spring water STRATHMORE.

Enhancing the portfolio, Barr also operates long-term successful partnerships, complementing its own range of products with global brands ROCKSTAR and SNAPPLE in the UK and beyond.

With the acquisition of the FUNKIN business in 2015, the company has moved into the cocktail segment, broadening and strengthening its portfolio with a unique and exciting market-leading brand in a growing market.

Person requirements

To be successful in this role you will have strong spoken and written communication skills as well as having the ability to work independently. You will also have a hunger for self-development with a willingness to continually review ways of working and actively recommend process improvements. You will also have excellent IT skills and have the ability to learn new packages such as Tesco Link, Ultralysis, Cognos, IRI and Kantar.

Accepted degree subjects



Competitive salary

Excellent benefits


Bolton · Middlebrook

How to apply

If you have the passion to succeed in this target driven role please send your CV and current salary details via the Apply button, quoting the vacancy reference number, COM-02/18-08.

We’re expecting lots of people to want to be part of the Barr family. So unfortunately, if you have not heard from us within four weeks of submitting your application, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

No Agencies Please.

Closing date: 04/05/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 04/05/2018

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