Commercial Assistant

  • Vacancy Title
  • Commercial Assistant
  • Company
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • Brandon Hire Station
  • Location
  • Loughborough
  • Closing Date
  • 05/08/2021
  • Job Description
  • Attracting the best people supports our aims of exceeding our customers’ expectations and enhancing shareholder value.

    Our continued business success is reliant upon the skills, talent and commitment of our workforce. As well as developing and promoting talent from within the business, our recruitment practices are designed to attract the very best from the pool of available talent.

    We are committed to continuous improvement, dedicated to excellent customer service and stimulate those who enjoy working in a fast-paced, team-orientated environment.

    Our Commercial Team is currently looking to appoint a Commercial Assistant to work at Loughborough offices. This position supports the Commercial Team working on delivering our customer accounts plan, future bid plans and prospective customer activities.

    We are keen to appoint an individual who is able to support the pitch and proposal process by preparing professional and creative PQQ and presentation responses, provide an insight on prospective customers, create bespoke Management Information for customers and engage with existing customers on a regular basis.

    This is a great opportunity to gain a thorough commercial understanding of the sales activities and account management involved in a successful organisation.

    Skills & experience required


    • Highly creative individual with strong abilities on Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
    • Motivated and confident with strong writing skills
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Strong time management and prioritisation skills
    • Strong team player with ability to network with all departments, in particular supporting the individual sales team members
    • Ability to engage with internal and external customers effectively


    Brandon Hire Station offers the youngest hire fleet in the industry with a wide range of high quality supporting equipment to a broad customer base both regionally and nationally. Recognised as experts in our field, we have a growing portfolio of satisfied customers, many of whom are market leaders and household names in their own right.