Product Specialist AV Division
Listed: Thursday, May 18, 2017
An exciting opportunity has become available for a motivated and passionate individual to become a Product Specialist within the AV Division of our UK Branch.
Reporting to the Sales & Marketing Director, the candidate will be the go-to person ensuring that all Yamaha AV products are understood by staff, dealers and external partners whilst assisting with all product related matters and training.
You will be delivering effective product training and presentations to help drive business forward. Key tasks include: supporting UK staff with dealer and consumer queries, organizing the testing of new products, coordinate magazine product reviews and tests, support all social media product communications, act as the main contact for trade media and any product queries, attend trade shows and musical events, develop marketing materials and identify and communicate PR opportunities, to name a few.
The successful candidate must have a current knowledge of the Yamaha AV product range and know its position within the AV business market. This is a challenging and stimulating role ideally suited to a well organised and ambitious individual who will “go the extra mile” to achieve results. You should be prepared to attend conferences and trade shows where you will be representing the company’s products and carrying out demonstrations to the attendees. The successful candidate should also have good people and administrative skills with the ability to present a wide range of proven selling skills. A flexible attitude and a full driving license is essential as regular UK travel is also a requirement of this role, however you will be predominately based in our office in Milton Keynes.
You must have excellent computer skills and be fully competent with normal software applications such as Microsoft Office. Knowledge in Adobe CS, InDesign and Photoshop would also be a distinct advantage.
In return, the successful candidate will receive a competitive salary and the usual company benefits.
If you feel you fit the required criteria, please apply in writing with a comprehensive CV demonstrating your suitability and covering letter to: