Sales & Allocation Assistant

Recruiter
Centurion Student Services
Location
Manchester
Salary
17000.0000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Role: Sales & Allocations Assistant

Pay: £17,000 per annum

Hours of work: Monday to Friday 9am - 6pm

Rate of pay: £17,000

Want to be part of a fun and energetic team?

One of the North West's leading student accommodation providers is looking for a Sales & Allocations Assistant to join its Sales & Marketing team. We are a growing provider with big ambitions to expand further in the market. To ensure we have a team in place to allow for this growth we are looking to expand our sales team and are seeking a new team member who has the following attributes,

Passionate, reliable & confident |Outgoing and committed | Excellent customer service skills Sales experience both over the phone and face to face | Flexible with working hours | Fun & reliable Team player |Educated to A level Standard or equivalent |Computer literate

The role of the Sales & Allocations Assistant will cover some of the following duties,

  • Allocating applications to rooms across the whole portfolio

  • Cross selling all properties within the portfolio based on the customer’s needs

  • Chasing outstanding contracts and any additional documents

  • Completing market research/ reports

  • Carrying out direct marketing activity

  • General administration and filing

  • Attending housing fairs/ student events

  • Providing an excellent customer experience throughout the whole student journey

  • Assisting the Sales & Marketing Manager in ensuring 100% occupancy across the portfolio

This role is a demanding job which may require some travel on occasions. Being part of the sales team you need to be committed and hardworking so this position would best suit someone who is confident in their own ability whilst being a strong team player.

This role will report directly to the Sales & Marketing Manager.