Internal Sales Assistant

Recruiter
Advantage Group
Location
Leeds
Salary
£18000 - £20000/annum
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My Client was formed over a century ago and are highly respected in the electrical engineering distribution industry. They are focused on delivering the highest levels of service, support and customer satisfaction. They now have an exciting new opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious person to join their growing team in Leeds.

THE ROLE

• To maintain and improve the company's sales performance through:
• Promptly responding to customers via any method (phone, email etc.)
• Being commercially aware when dealing with customer's preparation of quotations for customer enquiries in a timely fashion
• Taking appropriate steps to ensure we maximise the chance of converting quotes into orders
• Efficient processing of orders from whatever source
• Ensuring customer requirements are met or exceeded
• Promotion of the company's wider capabilities to customers
• Liaising with other company personnel to support broader business functions
• Remaining up to date on market and product developments
• A constant focus on customer service
• Working on the company trade counter to serve customers and to handle enquiries face to face
• Ensuring you remain technically up to date and aware of market developments.
• Proposing new ideas, feeding back on existing processes and taking any opportunity to refine the company's approach.
• Accurate management and use of documentation and internal computer systems will support your focus on delivering exceptional customer service

THE CANDIDATE

• Well presented
• Eloquent and commercially focused industry professional with a relevant range of product knowledge and experience of the wholesale market
• Have a disciplined and methodical approach to all your work whilst remaining reliable and punctual.

SALARY & BENEFITS

• Competitive dependent on experience
• Standard office hours
• 20 days holiday plus 8 days statutory holidays

If you are looking for a new challenge and the opportunity to progress then apply now