Traineeship | Antwerp, Belgium

BAUNAT is thé online reference for high quality diamond jewelery. Our passion for innovation goes hand in hand with the courage to try new things. We are looking for young potentials, just graduated or with limited experience, to test the latest trends and to apply them within the unique business model of BAUNAT. A digital native company with high quality at competitive prices and the mission "SMART IN EVERY WAY". Are you "smart" in all its forms? Then the BAUNAT Traineeship is definitely something for you.

You will get to know the company inside and out in this 6 month traineeship. From (digital) marketing to sales to order processing and administration, you get great responsibility and you are in touch with the latest innovations. You are regularly evaluated and will receive a fixed contract at the start.

Profile

◆ Living (or wanting to live) in the neighbourhood of Amsterdam
◆ Having a large network in Amsterdam and around is a plus
◆ Proficient knowledge of Dutch & English, other languages are a nice extra
◆ Working experience with MS Office package and Outlook
◆ Preferably you are experienced in B2C sales and customer contacts
◆ You have strong communication skills face to face, via email, chat or phone

Ideal Personality: Eye for detail and affinity with luxury products, flexible, no 9-to-5-minded, independent, driven and dynamic, honest and reliable, high sense of responsibility, representative, commercial, customer-oriented and problem-solving.

Job Description

Your role consists of 2 areas of responsibilities:

1) Sales

◆ Managing the brand new Amsterdam based showroom
◆ Managing your own client portfolio (via email, phone, chat or F2F)
◆ Primary contact for both existing and potential Dutch clients
◆ Verify the need to make & schedule appointments at Amsterdam Showroom
◆ Welcome, explain the BAUNAT business model, show our fine diamond jewellery and close sale


2) Business Development

◆ Bear responsibility for all PR (traditional press & online) and Marketing opportunities regarding your country and market
◆ Implement Sales strategies according to the needs of your market
◆ Set up valuable partnerships and organise (small) events for the Dutch consumer market (e.g. in Zurich we have a joint event with Tesla, because of our similar business models)
◆ Creating opportunities for growth by bringing ideas and taking initiatives on all possible levels. Through your job you are in touch with the latest innovations in sales and marketing.

Offer

◆ A pleasant working environment in collaboration with a young, dynamic and motivated team based in Antwerp
◆ A responsible position with exciting challenges in a growing and innovative group of companies.
◆ Varied and interesting tasks
◆ Possibility to introduce special skills, to implement your own ideas and the opportunity to develop yourself
◆ An exciting international orientation
◆ Attractive remuneration package with a variable part based on Dutch sales (via showroom or online)
◆ Contract to be discussed (independent contracting a plus w/ minimum of 3 days a week)
◆ Position available starting from May 2018
Apply now or send an email to jobs@baunat.com