Internship Sales Support Western Europe
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Your internship in Sales Support for Serum in Western Europe:
Outgoing, creative and team-minded? Here is just a short list of what you will gain:
• Valuable practical experience in an international environment by doing a responsible job right from the start
• Benefit from professional mentoring
• Have the chance to network with your peers and other colleagues
• You will receive tools in how to work in a professional corporation
In this position
You are responsible for providing key support to our Serum Sales Team within Western Europe. You will be liaising directly with customers and Sales people to ensure we provide a smooth and professional service, ensuring we close our sales and maintain a strong customer relationship. Our Sales Team is based in the field and so from our office in Amsterdam, your tasks include a diverse range of pre-sales care.
The daily tasks are the following:
• Being responsible for the reservation and ordering process of different products
• Provide administrative support to the sales team, ensuring they can stay in the field selling
• Stock management of Serum products
• Contract management
• Participate and create continuous improvement projects within the team
• Supporting integration of new business
• Pro-active communication by following up key account customers
• Handle and resolve customer issues, related to pre-sales
• Bachelor level thinking
• Interested in being trained in SAP and Salesforce
• Fluent English
• German and French skills are desired
• Being able to work in an international environment
• Strong in communication and management
• Team player
What we offer?
Do you want to work for an A-brand multinational? And for the oldest operating pharmaceutical and chemicals company in the world? And do you care about building up relationships with B2B customers? Are you that person who is a strong networker, entrepreneurial and not afraid of some exciting challenges? Join Merck located in Amsterdam!
We offer different trainings and most importantly in CRM Next and SAP.
40h week internship paid including travel expenses. You will gain lots of experience and will get to work with great colleagues. During your internship, you will be working in a highly commercial, dynamic, multilingual and international environment with over 25 nationalities. With this internship, you will be able to put your theoretical knowledge into practice and gain valuable work experience in a professional, international and friendly environment. This internship is a perfect opportunity to get a taste of how it is to work in a fast-growing multinational company. Ambitious? This is the place to be!
Please send your CV and motivation letter to email@example.com