Careers
Contract Sales Representative

Helsinki

We hold the leading position in Europe’s high-quality contemporary textiles market – and we are expanding fast. To support this growth, we are looking for a sales representative for Finland and the Baltic States.

At Kvadrat you will be working with the most successful textile company in Europe and you will be thoroughly trained in our offices in Finland and Sweden, as well as in our headquarters in Denmark.

Job description
You will
Be responsible for strengthening and developing our position in the contract market for Kvadrat upholstery fabrics and Kvadrat Soft Cells acoustic panels.

Use approximately 70% of your time to support and visit architects, designers and interior decorators in Helsinki and its surroundings.

Use approximately 30% of your time to build up stronger relationships with our customers on the Baltic market by supporting and visiting architects, designers, decorators, furniture manufactories and dealers.

Travel for 75 – 85 days a year, attending clients and fairs.

Collaborate closely with the country director for Scandinavia and your internal back up.

Have your base in our showroom in Helsinki.

Your profile
You have Finnish as your mother tongue, and you are competent in written and spoken English. Good skills in Estonian and Russian would be an advantage.

You have at least 5 years work experience and a degree within one or more creative or commercial areas.

You are eager to take responsibility, and you work well independently and in collaboration with colleagues.

You excel at presenting products, brands and ideas.

You have a good sense of colours, quality, aesthetics and design. A passion for art and design will be an advantage.

What we offer
A professional education plan with internal academies.

Work in an international environment.

A great chance to grow with the company.

A competitive salary level.

Application
For more information about the position, please contact our sales representative Päivikki Nurmi, T 0500-564014.

Please submit your application and CV in English by email to Päivikki Nurmi, panu@kvadrat.org, before May 31 2017.