Sales Executive

Recruiter
Shenley Recruitment
Location
London, South East England
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sales Executive - £22,000 p.a. + commission (OTE £26,000 p.a.)

Location: North London/Hertfordshire

Reporting to: Sales Manager

Fantastic opportunity for an experienced new business Sales Executive to work as part of the sales team at this highly successful e-commerce company with offices on the border of North London and Hertfordshire (parking and train station close to office).

You will be a highly motivated, dynamic individual and will be responsible for presenting the company to clients as an ideal opportunity to acquire new customers through promotional deals and lucrative premium positioning on their website. You will also be responsible for recording accurate data on prospective clients, for the database.

Key responsibilities:

  • Proactively seek out new opportunities with a pre-approved sourcing brief to agreed timescales.
  • Apply knowledge and understanding of our business model and Key Performance Indicators, to develop an interesting and informative sales pitch.
  • Maintain required record keeping and reporting of all activities through Salesforce.
  • Provide regular feedback of canvassing results.
  • Conduct a high volume of calls per day and arrange to meet with relevant decision makers.
  • Represent our business at all times with the utmost degree of professionalism.
  • We only hire team players, but you will also be able to work well alone using own initiative.
  • Meet and exceed individual targets set.

Ideal candidate:

  • New business Sales experience
  • Experience in canvassing and cold-calling into various types of businesses, with evidence of consistent and current success
  • Strong interpersonal and social skills
  • Network of contacts in the hotel/restaurant/spa sector is a definite bonus but not essential
  • Positive attitude, consultative approach and self-motivation are all essential
  • Knowledge of Salesforce and a UK driving licence useful, but not essential.