Commercial Assistant

£30k - £35k pa + 25 Days Hol, Pension, Healthcare
16 Mar 2017
15 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Commercial Assistant - Hertfordshire - Permanent - Up to £35,000

A superb and newly created opportunity for a Commercial Assistant is now available with a leading analytical specialist within the Health, Beauty & Pharmaceutical sector.

The Commercial Assistant will support the Commercial Director in servicing new and existing clients on an international level. You'll build and maintain networks and strong relationships, assisting clients that require analytical services.

Key Duties:

* Provides assistance with commercial and marketing activities including the preparation of presentations.
* Assists in increasing market share/business opportunities through regular networking.
* Completes relevant documentation for customer forms including paperwork.
* Support and achieve annual sales growth targets.
* To review and research current & potential customers.
* Works closely with marketing teams increase raise brand awareness in line with company strategy and objectives.
* Monitors, reviews and reports all new business activity.
* Will take ownership of all relevant customers.
* Develop and convert sales pipeline into sales.

Required Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will hold similar experience within an analytical laboratory environment, however experience within a relative food, chemical, fmcg or pharmaceutical environment will be key.

To be successful in this role, you will hold a high level of communication and organisation skills. You'll be a go getter who is tenacious along with a strong will to succeed. Due to the career development opportunity within this position, candidates will hold a natural passion for self & career development. IT literacy including MS Office (Excel, Powerpoint) is also essential.

The commercial assistant would suit an experienced professional seeking a progressive opportunity or a dynamic and ambitious graduate (pharmaceutical or chemical related) seeking an excellent career development opportunity.

International travel will be required as directed by the Commercial Director.

To be considered please apply or alternatively, please contact Gary Crawley, Stream on Phone number removed or e-mail Email address removed