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Sales Trainee

Placement Type: Internship (200-300hrs)

Placement Description:

One of Malta new start Up companies is looking for a sales trainee to join the team. This is a huge opportunity and has a very strong progression opportunity within the tourism industry. This amazing sales trainee position would suit a candidate who has a keen interest in perusing a career in tourism. Experience is not a must but may give you a greater advantage when looking to pursue a career in sales. An ideal sales trainee would have: A strong passion for outdoors and tourism Past experience within some sales experience An enthusiastic and money hungry attitude The ability to arrange, organise and conduct meetings with potential partners. Strong communication skills, as you will be dealing with clients both on the phone and face to face on a daily basis The desire and creativity to cultivate your own contacts within the property business Past experience in sa

Skills Gained and Learning Opportunities:

1. Technical product knowledge 2. Inventory control 3. Market segmentation 4. Time management with focus on new business development 5. Budgeting

Total Number of Hours: 100 - 200 Hours

Period of Placement: (If Start Date/End Date are blank, the Placement is "open")

Start Date: 12-07-2014
End Date:

Remuneration: Internship - ( possibility of Summer Work)


The desire and creativity to cultivate your own contacts within the tourism business A background in Telesales / Telemarketing is essential; High degree of professionalism, with a confident, assertive style.

Other Qualities:

Past experience in sales could make you a step ahead A full diving licence (not essential)

Host Organisation Name: Active Living Ltd -maltactivities

Host Organisation Description:

Malta Activities is founded by a young dynamic team who is proud of our Maltese heritage and eager to share it with the world. Nature is at the very hearth of the experiences we provide. We are adrenaline lovers and we'll make sure you enjoy every minute of our expeditions!! Malta Activities was conceived to provide unparalleled services for those young at heart who want to explore nature. We are proud to present packages that offer an unbeatable experience for those who want to explore the islands' unique biodiversity. We aspire to be the key players in outdoor activities by delivering top notch services and great experiences for our esteemed clients. Our vision is to enhance Malta's outdoor potential to tourists and give the true taste of our Maltese culture. We look forward to provide the best hospitality services in Malta. After all, we do have a history of hospitality in Malta!!

Host Organisation Address: Msida

Name of Contact Person at Host Organisation: Franco Farrugia

Phone Number: 79372636

Selection of Candidate: Best candidate

When you click on APPLY for this placement you will be directed to an email message which you may edit as your cover letter. Before sending the email, do not forget to go through the following checklist:

  1. Edit the email as your covering letter or attach your covering letter
  2. Attach your CV
  3. Ensure that the email is sent directly to the email of the ‘Host Organisation Contact Person’
  4. Keep the DegreePlus Office in copy ( in the application email, and
  5. You are also to keep the DegreePlus Office informed of any positive feedback received from the Host Organisation.


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