Sales Administrator

Travail Employment Group
£16000 - £20000/annum
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Sales Administrator

£16,000 - £20,000 plus bonus

Temporary to Permanent

Barnsley, Birdwell (S70) South Yorkshire

The Client:

A privately owned, pioneering engineering business with a global presence have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Sales Administrator looking to develop a career. They have recently moved to a purpose built new site due to recent expansion, the future looks extremely bright for this company! This is an opportunity to learn and develop within the role and within a company who invest in the development and training of their staff. If you're looking for an excellent future employer who recognises talent and enthusiasm then this is the right opportunity for you!


Reporting to the Sales Manager you will work as part of a small team to drive the business forward through a combination of maximising existing clients and recognising opportunities for new sales. You will be responsible for supporting the field and office sales teams and efficiently processing new and existing orders onto their CRM system within the agreed timescales. As Sales Administrator you will play an important role in the implementation of new products, pricing and assisting the sales team. Daily responsibilities will include;

Maintaining professional and effective communication with existing and new clients

Ensure you deliver exceptional customer service at all times

Send and follow up customer quotations

Sales order processing

Respond to customer queries/requests via phone and email

Update the Company's CRM system

Taking orders

Maintain customer/contract electronic files

Filing of customer/contract related documents

Make outbound calls or send e-mails as required, for example to gather more information or to update customers on progress

Market research to establish potential new sales opportunities

General administration duties


To succeed as Sales Administrator you must ideally have:

Previous experience with a database management system ideally CRM

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Previous administration experience within an office environment

Proficient in IT, word, excel

Proactive, confident and able to work on own initiative, as well as part of a team

Diligent, self-disciplined and well organised


The successful candidate will benefit from excellent working conditions, extensive training, life assurance and private health care, making an all round excellent package. Benefits include an excellent contributory pension, 20 days holiday rising by 1 each year of service (max 25) and a bonus scheme based upon the number of invoices processed each month. The hours of work for this role are 8.30am until 5pm Monday to Thursday and 8am - 4.30pm Friday 37.5 hour week. You will also benefit from working in brand new purpose built offices, in a friendly environment with excellent facilities nearby. The salary bracket for this position is £16,000 - £20,000 depending upon experience. There is also a bonus scheme of upto £400 per month dependant upon the number of invoices processed. This really is a fantastic opportunity for the right individual.


If you are seeking a new opportunity and feel like you match the above requirements please don't hesitate to call Katie Mumford or email a copy of your CV to Katie. Unfortunately due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to provide individual feedback. If you have not heard from us within 7 days, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion and we will keep your details for future vacancies