Branch Assistant Electrical Wholesaler

Cwmbran, Gwent
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Adecco Recruitment - the largest recruitment agency in the world - is currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity to join a multinational Wholesaler as our client is looking to appoint a Branch Assistant at their trade counter in Cwmbran.

The Role

Proactively sell to both existing and new customers in order to meet and exceed sales and margin targets, and to continually work to build and develop the customer base at the branch
* Flexible to carry out various roles and duties in the branch including Stores, Telesales and Trade Counter Sales
* Relief Driver for Van deliveries
* To process orders from incoming goods to dispatch
* To handle customer queries
* To contribute to the team in terms of sales action plans and customer development
* Provide the highest possible levels of both service quality for customers, and performance for the company
* To keep minimum operational standards - to ensure housekeeping standards are maintained
* To sell promoted products to customers

The Person

* Has worked in a customer service environment
* Has a sense of urgency and excitement
* Proactive personality
* Great team player
* Experience of contracting and/or industrial electrical products a plus
* Ideally, has at least 2 years "business to business" experience, preferably in a distribution/wholesale organisation
* At best has a good knowledge of the electrical industry, competitors, suppliers etc.

The Benefits

* Pension
* Company bonus scheme
* 25 days annual leave + 8 bank hols
* Salary £16,500 - £18,000 depending on experience
* 42.5 hours
* Mon-Fri

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.