Telesales Executive

Recruiter
Platinum International Limited
Location
Trafford Park
Salary
£16000 - £18000/annum £21k OTE (Open ended bonus)
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Telesales Executive (B2B)

Based in our Manchester Head Office, located in Trafford Park (M17 1SA),we are looking to recruit a number of Full Time and Permanent Telesales Executives to join our growing team. Working Monday to Friday, 08:30am to a 17:30 finish (40 hours per week), we are looking to recruit experienced Telesales Executives to make outbound Business to Business sales calls to existing customers. Typical duties will involve phoning existing business customers (with some new business) to advise them of promotions, take orders, increase wallet share and advise of any price changes.

The individual must have a positive, helpful attitude and possesses a ‘Can do approach’ towards their work and personal life in order to provide a consummate level of service to our customers.

What we are looking for:
- Ideally educated to college standards (with GCSE’s in English and Maths); not essential
- The ability to be customer focused in all things
- Excellent Verbal and written communication skills
- Good interpersonal skills with a Team Player approach
- Conscientious, hardworking and accurate
- The ability to manage a varied workload in a dynamic situation
- The ability to fit into and contribute towards a “can do” culture
- Measured and common sense approach
- Happy & smiling individual
- Reliable, punctual and self-motivated
- Smart appearance with a pleasant and outgoing attitude
- Non-smoker

Desirable experienced in:
- Use of a Phone for long periods
- Excellent time management and organisational skills.
- Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (customer queries, account management duties, product queries etc.)

Essential experience of:
- Working in a sales environment
- Target driven / motivated
- Happy and outgoing attitude
- A genuinely friendly and helpful individual who wants to get to know the customer better
- Customer focussed, to ensure consistency and efficiency in all sales and customer contact
- Neat and tidy, able to portray a professional appearance at work
- Some Microsoft Office skills (such as Outlook, Excel and Word)

Benefits:
- Salary, £16-18k per annum pro rata (depending on skills and experience)
- OTE Bonus Opportunity (open ended)
- Pension
- Full bespoke training
- The opportunity to join a continually expanding Company

Platinum International Ltd is the UK’s largest distributor of Automotive batteries and Lubricants operating from 10 Depots located throughout the UK. We are currently selling in excess of 1.3 million batteries per year, with typical customers varying from Blue Chip organisations, National Fast Fit chains to motor factors. We pride ourselves in being a Company where our customers, suppliers and employees can grow and prosper through an ethos of continual improvement and positive ethical relationships. We have an entrepreneurial and innovative culture that has seen us grow rapidly and thus provide our colleagues with opportunities to progress and develop a long term career as we continue to grow and expand.

Please apply with an up-to-date CV and an accompanying covering letter which includes examples of great customer service that applicants have provided and / or examples of how they are a caring and helpful individual (no agencies).

Please note, due to the number of applicants we receive we will only respond to candidates whom we wish to call to interview