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The Sales & Retail industry employs a large amount of people in the UK - its big business!

Sales jobs can be found across many different industries including insurance, finance, manufacturing, retail, agricultural, pharmaceuticals and many more. You could be selling loans, credit cards, houses, cars, insurance, industrial equipment, lawn mowers to name a few.

Take a look at the various links and job roles below to see what could be in store for you.

    • There are around 40,500 people across the whole of Norfolk employed in the retail industry.
    • Norwich is one of the top shopping destinations in the UK.
    • We are likely to need around 60,000 retail managers in the UK by 2022

Useful subjects:

Maths • ICT• Business Studies • English • Design and Technology • Psychology • Languages • Sociology

Job Ideas for this Industry

Shop/Sales Assistant • Marketing Executive • Charity Fundraiser • Vlogger • Events Manager • Customer Service Adviser • Merchandiser • Digital marketer • Antique DealerRetail Buyer • Social media manager (For more, check out the Job Areas below)

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Did You Know?
It is believed that the UK’s oldest store is in Boxford. Boxford Stores is believed to have been in use since the early 15th century.

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Digital Marketer Apprentice
Closing Date:
31st May 2021
Salary:
£201.75 p/w
Location:
Diss
Glazing Vision are technical experts in the design and manufacture of architectural glass rooflights, we are on the cutting edge of rooflight design, and our products can be found on rooftops across Europe, Australia, and the United States. They have an opport...
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Apprentice Supply Chain Warehouse Operative - Neill's Materials
Closing Date:
31st May 2021
Salary:
£199 per week
Location:
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Employer Description Neills Materials are fundamentally suppliers of specialised materials used in creative industry sectors, the company was formed by Neill Gorton a winner of multiple BAFTA awards in makeup. We are global suppliers and specialist with silico...
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Trainee Sales & Marketing Administrator
Closing Date:
31st May 2021
Location:
Needham Market, Suffolk
Working from the Hudson Group Head Office you will be working alongside a busy Sales and Marketing team who will selling Personalised Clothing, Workwear & Promotional gifts to the B2B market.
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Kickstart Vacancies from Creative Arts East
Closing Date:
31st May 2021
Location:
Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire
Build your confidence, learn vital transferable skills and gain real experience of working in the Arts & Cultural sector through a Kickstart Scheme placement.
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Digital Marketing Sales Apprentice - Rawlinson Group
Closing Date:
28th May 2021
Salary:
£172 per week
Location:
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Employer Description Rawlinson Group sell new and used cars as well as servicing all of the vehicles. They have an exciting opportunity for a digital marketing apprentice to join the team. Main description Full Time Apprenticeship with Rawlinson Group Bury St....
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Product Genius Apprentice - Rawlinson
Closing Date:
31st May 2021
Salary:
£172 per week
Location:
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Employer Description Rawlinson Group sell new and used cars as well as servicing all of the vehicles. They have an exciting opportunity for a customer service apprentice to join the team. Main description As a Product Genius you will inspire and excite custome...
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