Job Opportunity

Article Date: 18 March 2015

Sovereign Beverage Company Limited manage export operations for some of the UK’s largest breweries and cider makers. If you are interested in working for a business which enables you to see the world whilst enjoying a fulfilling and challenging career this could be the opportunity that you've been searching for.

The company is at a very exciting stage. With over 150 distributors in 60 countries, Sovereign is well established and has grown at a steady and consistent rate since its formation back in 2007. The next stage in our development is to branch out into other exciting product categories which will include spirits, wine and lifestyle brands.

We’re looking for an individual who is hungry and keen to establish themselves having recently finished their studies. Industry experience is not required, we’re far more interested in what you have to offer as an individual. Qualities that are absolutely essential are as follows:

  • Loyalty
  • Ambition
  • Honesty
  • Optimism
  • Determination

We expect all our employees to act with the utmost integrity and be humble in their approach. We don’t just want to be good at what we do, we want to be the best. We therefore require somebody who has purpose and a desire to always be improving, learning and challenging the way things are done to ensure that our business never stops moving forward.

There will be support and guidance provided right the way through your journey with Sovereign as we help you to develop, fulfil your potential and ultimately provide the foundation for what we hope will be a fulfilling and long-lasting career with us.

The primary responsibility of the role will involve managing and developing relationships with existing customers. There will also be a strong focus on sourcing new importers capable of representing our fantastic brands in market. We strongly encourage you to visit our markets and meet with your customers to help build strong relationships and explore new opportunities.

If this sounds like the challenge that you are looking for we would love to hear from you. Please find below the person specification and the package that will be on offer for the right candidate. The qualifications and experience are desirable, but applications will be considered on their individual merit.

Person Specification

  • Degree 2:1 minimum
  • Entry Level through to 3 years of working experience


  • £25,000 Basic
  • 6-month pay review
  • Annual pay review thereafter
  • 25 days holiday
  • Laptop
  • Mobile Phone
  • Company Credit Card

To apply, please click on the apply button below, or for an informal chat about the role please contact us on 01254 584465.

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