Furniture Sales Consultant - London

Recruiter
Surtio
Location
London, South East England
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client are an established manufacturer of breakout workplace furniture. They are looking to employ an Furniture Sales Consultant to develop existing and new relationships with London’s leading Architectural practices, Design + Build companies and furniture dealers. You will be based from the central London showroom.

Job Summary:

  • Present, promote and sell product range to existing and prospective customers.
  • Understand customer needs so as to submit meaningful value propositions.
  • Establish, develop and maintain positive business and customer relationships.
  • Identify prospective customers, develop and deliver strategy to win and retain as key clients.
  • Understand the company character and deliver the customer experience in line with this culture.
  • Expedite the resolution of customer problems and complaints to maximise satisfaction.
  • Achieve agreed sales targets and outcomes within schedule.
  • Coordinate sales effort with team members and other departments in line with marketing schedule.
  • Analyse the markets potential, track sales and status reports.
  • Keep all sales activity reporting up to date and submit in due time.
  • Supply management with updates on customer needs, problems, interests, competitive activities and potential for new products / strategic value propositions.
  • Keep up to date with sector specific trends and activities.
  • Continuously improve through feedback.

Candidate Profile:

  • Positive attitude.
  • Open minded.
  • Seeking to constantly improve.
  • Passion for good design.
  • Proven sales track record showing progressive growth.
  • Previous experience selling through A and D. (Min 3 years)
  • Previous experience selling through D and B. (Min 2 years)
  • Previous experience selling through Dealers.
  • Familiar and comfortable with Presenting to multiple persons.
  • Excellent IT skills. All aspects of MS office.
  • Highly motivated and self-driven.
  • Prepared to go the extra mile
  • Understand and use social media intelligently and effectively in conjunction with overall Social Media strategy.
  • A technical understanding of furniture and materials.

Salary:

  • £35,000 - £40,000 per annum (depending on experience)