Our company is looking for a Export Sales Export

Our company:

Trenker Pharmaceutical Laboratories is a recognised and innovative leader in the fields of hair and joint care. The company develops drugs, food supplements and medical devices with high added value.

From the initial drawing board right through to the finished product packaging, Trenker Pharmaceutical Laboratories has centralised all of the manufacturing steps for its products at its new plant in Nivelles, Belgium. This new plant was built to meet the strictest European manufacturing standards.

This 100% Belgian family business, with a hundred or so passionate employees, has remained independent of any group since it was founded in 1933 and is now developing its activities internationally.

To continue our international development, we’re looking for an ‘Export Sales Assistant’


Your responsibilities in this role will mainly be as follows:

•    Coordination and planning of visits to our customers in contact with your direct colleague
•    Planning purchasing forecasts with our customers
•    Monitoring current business with existing customers
•    Economic and competitive watch and analysis of the markets targeted
•    Attendance at trade fairs as an exhibitor or visitor (outside the EU)
•    Prospecting and selecting distributors to market our products (’Farmer and Hunter’) (outside the EU)
•    Drafting sales reports 
•    Organising events (trade fairs, customer visits, etc.) or sales initiatives 
•    Drafting various contracts
•    Preparing reports on customers’ requests for information, sales trends, customer complaints, delivery and service problems, reasons for product returns, etc.
•    Monitoring the tasks given to the Regulatory Affairs and Procurement departments


To succeed in this role, we consider it essential that you:

•    Are trilingual in French, English and Spanish (a fourth language is an asset)
•    Have sixth form/university education with a focus on marketing/sales/economics/management

... and that you possess the following qualities:
•    Advanced communication skills
•    Proficiency with the Office suite
•    An entrepreneurial, flexible and PROACTIVE character
•    Prepared to travel outside the EU for 30 days/year minimum 
•    Driving licence


We believe we owe our growth to the fact that we attract the best people. And in doing so, we offer the chosen candidate an exceptional package:

•    A modern and dynamic working environment
•    A full-time job 
•    An attractive salary as well as fringe benefits (meal vouchers, group insurance, hospitalisation insurance, variable results-based remuneration according to a cafeteria plan) 
•    Floating working hours
•    Possibility to work from home

The personal data provided to apply for this vacancy will only be processed within the company and in Belgium irrespective of the channel or means used. In the legitimate interest of Trenker Pharmaceutical Laboratories and the applicant, it will be stored for a period of three years (if the applicant is not recruited).

Rest assured that we comply with all the applicable GDPR regulations. What are you waiting for? Send us your CV and cover letter straight away!

To apply, please send your CV and Cover letter to jobs@trenker.be with the subject line ‘Export Sales Assistant 2022’

Applications are open from today by the first wave of applicants will be contacted from 1 August.