Sales Account Manager (Maternity)

Recruiter
Adecco
Location
Ashford
Salary
£16000 - £20000/annum Free Parking
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Adecco are proud to be working with a well established company in Ashford who are seeking an Account Manager to proactively manage part of the company's customer database, providing them with a reliable, single point of contact to provide quotations, process orders, take payments, provide updates and invoice. The role also requires the individual to carry out administration tasks to ensure the smooth, efficient running of the office and to proactively contact the customer base to generate sales.

Responsibilities:
* General sales, grow accounts and prospect new business
* Produce timely and accurate customer quotations
* Collaborate and negotiate with suppliers to achieve the best buying rates
* To take and arrange payments for services and products
* Process job invoicing on a daily basis
* Contribute in monitoring and recovering customer debt
* Provide support to the account management team, being able to cover holiday and sickness periods
* Be prepared to assist production on an ad hoc basis, offering additional support during busy periods.

Essential Skills:

* Experience in providing Customer Service to Kent & UK wide based businesses
* Experience of working within a marketing/print.
* Excellent communication skills.
* Experience or working with and maintaining a CRM system.
* Have excellent team/interpersonal skills.
* To possess the ability to negotiate effectively.
* To have the ability to multitask.
* A Full and current Driving License is required.

This is Maternity Cover, full time position working 37.50 hours a week, Monday to Friday.

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