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Millicent Irvine — field sales representative

Name: Millicent Irvine
Job title: Field Sales Representative
Employer: Coca Cola
Qualification: A, B & C In A-levels
Salary Range: 25,500

What does a Field Sales Representative do?

I work in Leicester Square and my role is to look after around 260 independent accounts ensuring;

  • Our products are stocked
  • Maintaining customer relationships
  • Creating new business opportunities

After you qualified, did it take you long to find a job?

I was lucky to be offered a job as soon as my apprenticeship had finished.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?

I would like to see myself working in our National Accounts team, working with groups of outlets like restaurants for example, where they are part of a large group.

Did you buy something special with your first pay cheque?

With my first pay cheque, I was able to pay my first months rent in my new house which I moved into due to the job being in London which was a huge thing for me. 

What's the best thing about your job?

One of the best things about my job is being able to be in the centre of London 5 days a week walking past famous sights and being able to be outside whilst I’m visiting my customers.