MI Pro is currently advertising a spate of key vacancies across the MI trade in the UK, including positions in supply, publishing export and retail.
Yamaha is looking for a regional manager for the London and South of England region for the Professional Music Division, with the successful candidate needing to hold a credible knowledge of guitar products and an appreciation of pro audio and music production equipment.
Applicants will need a strong sales background, be able to communicate in an authoritative, knowledgeable manner and possess good people and administrative skills.
Key tasks for the role include: sales and development of an account based area, work with and utilise given resources to achieve set sales targets and long-term goals and give considered feedback to the UK-based sales and marketing department.
Yamha is offering all the usual benefits of working for a high profile international company, including a company car.
Please email or send your CV for the attention of:
Helen Bates, Yamaha Music (UK) Ltd,
Sherbourne Drive, Tilbrook,
Milton Keynes MK7 8BL
Faber Music Distribution is asking whether you are ready to take up the next challenge in your sales career? If so, you should be working with Faber Music Distribution as the company is looking for an exports sales manager.
Faber Music is one of Europe’s largest print music publishers and distributors and has a growing international reputation. The Harrow-based company is looking for someone who can maximise its overseas sales potential with impeccable key account management and can devise strategies and implement marketing and promotional plans with a high degree of creativity and innovation in both our pop and educational music catalogues.
The successful candidate will possess excellent communication and negotiation skills, a demonstrable track record of success and an ability to think quickly and act appropriately, as well as having a keen awareness of current issues and pressures in the music industry. A working knowledge of other languages is preferable.
If you are hungry for success and you want to be part of a dynamic and ambitious sales team contact: Phillip Littlemore, Sales & Marketing Director, Faber Music Limited,
Burnt Mill, Elizabeth Way, Harlow, Essex CM20 2HX
Please include CV and current salary details.
Closing date: 28th August 2009.
Education Sales Adviser
Dawsons Music, one of the UK’s leading and best established suppliers of musical instruments and equipment into education, has a vacancy for an Education Sales Adviser.
The main focus of the role involves visiting education establishments throughout the UK, advising and training teachers on a wide range of ICT solutions.
The ideal candidate will possess an in-depth knowledge of a wide range of music software applications and be able to explain the relevant features and benefits with confidence at any level.
They will need to be well organised, proactive, presentable and confident presenting to teachers. A clear commercial awareness and a proven track record in sales is also essential.
Dawsons also currently has vacancies in its Reading, Warrington and Altrincham stores, as well as in our Education and Internet Sales departments, based in Warrington. The company is looking for energetic, enthusiastic, professional salespeople who really know what they are talking about when it comes to musical instruments and equipment.
Salary and commission structure will be commensurate with experience. Please apply by post or email in the first instance with a covering letter and CV to
65 Sankey Street,
Cheshire WA1 1SU or email