Trainee Sales Executive

Electro Supplies Ltd
Harlow, Essex
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Electro Supplies specialise in supplying professional sound and lighting for use at events in theatres, schools and venues or installation in bars, shops, offices and homes. We also manufacture our own range of wireless microphone equipment and electrical accessories.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our growing company in the professional audio and lighting industry and to learn about the technical nature of the PA and stage lighting products, selling to installers, retailers and end users.

We are looking for two trainee sales executives, with ideally a keen interest in audio systems and music to join our team, learn about the industry and how to provide technical sales advice to our customers. You will receive training on the job as well as specialist training from our manufacturers.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone new to the industry or starting out in their career to learn from an experienced sales team.

The job involves working closely together in a small team for candidates with a positive attitude to listening and working hard. This is an entry level position that gives the right candidates the opportunity to grow into the role progressing to account management and more senior roles as the company grows.

Candidates do not need to have any previous sales experience, but must be keen to work in a sales environment and have the key skills of being a good communicator, assertive and desire to learn.

The Role

Learn the sales and after sales support process

Receive sales calls and orders from our customers

Resolve customer issues

Learn to provide technical sales advice

Support for more senior sales colleagues

Providing warehouse cover

Support and technical product testing

Assist in maintain the website content

Key Requirements

An interest in music and audio equipment is important

Technically minded

Keen to learn and continually improve

Punctual and reliable

An ability to see through the resolution of issues

Self-motivated and be able to manage your workload.

Must be a good communicator

Strong IT skills. (Microsoft Office)

Electro Supplies will offer you

Training and support

Career progression

A starting salary of £18,000 - £22,000 per annum dependent on experience and qualifications

Bonuses for exceeding sales targets

The role is based at our offices in Harlow and is Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm