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Sales Degree Apprenticeship
Location: Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP), Manchester/London
Salary: TBC
Categories: Apprentice, Sales

What's the job?

Have you recently completed your A-Levels or equivalent and looking to do a degree with a global brand?

If you have a passion for customer service and sales then gaining a degree within our field sales team may be the perfect move for you. You will work alongside our highly skilled team members and gain an insight into the world of Coca-Cola products. You will also be able to study for a degree without any of the debt!

As we strive to be the best in our market we deliver leading tools & technology to our field sales teams whilst investing in our people so that you can genuinely drive your personal career development - and our business!

Our 2020 apprenticeship programme is open and waiting for your application!

The opportunity

At CCEP, we strive to the best in our market.  Our Sales degree apprenticeship programme allows you to do just that by learning on the job to gain your qualification, working with our customers and driving the success of our business on a day-to-day basis. This role will give you entry to a career in a leading FMCG company with the opportunity to develop professionally both during and following your successful apprenticeship.

  • 4 year apprenticeship programme consisting of a blend of theory and practical learning
  • Mixture of classroom and remote learning with Manchester Met University
  • Chartered Management Degree
  • 25 days holiday per annum plus bank holidays
  • Starting salary of £16,000 per year with annual salary review applied
  • Fully expensed Company car + pension + excellent flexible benefits
  • Participation in a bonus scheme – (Merchandisers up to 11% of annual salary. Sales reps up to £2000 per quarter)
  • Exceptional training, development and coaching support
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If this role is of interest to you please upload a recent copy of your CV and a member of the Talent Acquisition team will be in touch.

We believe that equal opportunities means inclusion, diversity and fair treatment for all.

We aim to make our recruitment process as comfortable and accessible as possible and would appreciate it if you would advise us of any particular requirements, adjustments or requests you may have to help us ensure that your experience is enjoyable.

About the Company

From a secret recipe to a bold idea and very proud traditions, we build the future. Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) is a major fast-moving consumer goods business in Europe and the world’s largest independent Coca-Cola bottler.  Across 13 countries, our employees make, sell and distribute the world’s most loved drinks brands to more than 300 million people. Some of the brands you will find in our portfolio are Coca-Cola®, Fanta®, Powerade®, Glaceau Vitaminwater®, Monster® And Capri-Sun®.

Leading brands, great people and a focus on (personal) growth that comes with it.

Do you like to be able to influence and make a difference?  Does a fast paced environment suit you?

Do you enjoy working in a multi-functional environment with a desire to succeed?

At CCEP, we want to provide a workplace where people are inspired to be the best they can be.  We know that engaged, motivated employees, working to their full capacity and able to reach their personal career goals, are a critical part of our Company’s long-term success.

What do you need?

We’re just looking for ambitious candidates who want to be rewarded for hitting their targets and will thrive off the continuous coaching, training & career development we offer to ensure your on-going development. Just as important – we’re looking for people who have the personality to bring our brands alive! We are looking for people who will want to stay on with CCEP after the programme to further their career with us.

You will deliver sales targets within an existing customer base by strengthening existing relationships and creating new business opportunities whilst becoming an expert in the soft drink category. The customers you will be interacting with daily will vary depending on your rotation, however could include everything from small independent convenience stores to national high street names or large supermarkets, licensed bars, restaurants & cafes, educational establishments, independent cash & carry’s and wholesalers.

Think you have what it takes to be a part of our apprentice programme? Just a few things we would need from you:

  • Full clean driving license of at least 6 months.
  • Eligible to work in the UK

Skills & Essentials:

  • Right to work in the UK
  • 3 A Levels (including science or similar related subject)
  • Must hold a current driving licence

If you have the drive, enthusiasm and passion to join our business …apply today and we will do the rest.

Click here to apply

If this role is of interest to you please upload a recent copy of your CV and a member of the Talent Acquisition team will be in touch.

We believe that equal opportunities means inclusion, diversity and fair treatment for all.

We aim to make our recruitment process as comfortable and accessible as possible and would appreciate it if you would advise us of any particular requirements, adjustments or requests you may have to help us ensure that your experience is enjoyable.