Senior Sales Assistant

Recruiter
Imperial International
Location
Leicester
Salary
17500.0000
Posted
09 Apr 2017
Closes
09 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are currently seeking a confident and motivated Senior Sales Assistant to join our team on a full time basis.

You will be assisting the Sales Director in all aspects of customer relationship management; including drafting e-mails, preparing quotations, review of product offerings and attendance at meetings.

Our typical customer base which you will be involved with includes John Lewis, Lakeland, Debenhams, Argos, Asda and other national and export customers.

Following up and liaising with customers on a regular and timely basis will be an important part of the role, to ensure deadlines are met and customer expectations are always fulfilled, with importance and focus on customer service.

You will support the team with day to day administration in relation to pricing, stock availability, invoicing and customer enquiries.

There will be the prospect of helping to win new business and to develop strategies for achieving increased sales.

Some elements of the role will require you to schedule meetings, manage diaries and take meeting minutes.

You will have the chance to conduct market research and gather information on available products in the market, to assist in tailoring our customer offering.

Good computer literacy, together with a good level of Mathematics and English skills are essential and ideally you should have experience working in a busy office environment.

Our intention is to train and develop you quickly to help you progress to a more senior sales position within our business, with your own customer base.

Are you ambitious, wanting to progress and build your career? Then this opportunity will be ideal for you.

Applicants should provide their current CV and a covering letter.