Social Media, Marketing & Sales Executive

Recruiter
Bott
Location
Bude
Salary
£19500 per annum
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking to recruit a vibrant Social Media, Marketing & Sales Executive, who is self-motivated, a team player and flexible. In return we can offer a competitive salary, company profit-related bonus scheme, company pension (service related), childcare voucher scheme and 34 days holiday (inc).

We are a manufacturing SME based in Bude, Cornwall, with additional UK operations in the Midlands and Scotland, employing over 450 in the UK. The company has two main business streams. The first is the design and manufacture of workshop storage equipment such as benches, cabinets and cupboards. This is complemented by the design, manufacture and installation of in-vehicle organisation solutions, such as van racking and on-board power solutions.

As part of the company's ongoing growth and innovation we have invested heavily in our website and are actively targeting smaller trade van racking customers. The Social Media & Sales Executive will be responsible for developing this part of our business and to offer on line support to customers.

The Social Media, Marketing & Sales Executive role has responsibilities in following areas:

Social media management

Reactive social media (day to day content)

Pro-active social media (campaign based content)

Full training and support will be given however an interest in and familiarity with social media is vital.

Marketing

Organising and managing exhibitions for the Smartvan range

Supporting with the market research and development of new product and service offers

Inbound customer contact support:

Respond to inbound call enquiries

Respond to inbound live chat enquiries

Raise product quality reports if any quality / delivery issues are encountered

Manage on line customer order related issues

Implement post sale telephone customer survey

Raise on customer orders onto the system where this has not been done automatically (we envisage that most order entry work will be automated)

Essential criteria for the Social Media & Sales Executive includes:

Ability to sell and convert on the phone

Ability to keep to defined processes and create new processes to reflect on going learning

An interest in and experience of using social media

Ability to grasp and interest in technical product details

A team focused mind-set

Good attention to detail, spelling and grammar

A flexible and committed approach

Ability to cover a range of tasks and multi task

The hours of work are 37 per week, Monday-Thursday 09:00-17:00 and Friday 09:00-16:30.

Applicants must believe in the power of providing great customer experiences and have the capability to deliver those to individual customers, whilst also raising the profile of the brand via a high quality social media presence. To do this you'll be supported by a focused and engaged team and will be given the right training, direction and support to succeed.