01603 701 077 Upload CV

Engineering Career Guide - FMCG

Job seeker advice

Working in the FMCG industry offers a variety of rewarding opportunities. 

Working in the industry you’re working with products used in our everyday lives, engineers in the competitive fast moving consumer goods industry must be innovative to deliver high turnover products that motivate, execute and encourage customers to buy and use. 

The skills and responsibilities are the following; excellent sales and negotiation skills would be a great fit for this job due to the high demand for products, good communication and people skills are very key when working with a partner on a job that requires 2 people, confidence, motivation and determination when selling the product is needed. 

Some key responsibilities would be; keeping in contact with existing customers in person and by phone is key due to having relationships with your business partners will keep your loyalty with the shareholders, stakeholders and customers. Lastly making appointments with and meeting new customers is key when communicating with customers. 

When working in the environment you’re expected to conduct market research to identify selling possibilities and evaluate customer needs, also actively seek out new sales opportunities through cold calling, networking and social media, and lastly set up meetings with potential clients and listen to their wishes and concerns. 

Here at Perfect Placement UK Ltd, we offer a range of different roles such as; Maintenance Engineers, Quality Assurance, Injection Mould Engineers, Toolmaker engineers, Machine operators, Production Operators, Forklift Operators and Warehouse coordinators. 

If you wish to fast-track your Engineering career in the FMCG industry, you have come to the right place. We are the leading UK Engineering recruiter and have a specialist team of Engineering Recruiters on hand to assist your job search. 

Contact us today or visit our FMCG page to see our current vacancies.