Internal sales/inventory controller

Career-minded People
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

National Electrical Wholesaler looking to recruit an internal sales person with previous electrical wholesale experience.

This is a varied role supporting a busy large branch in Oxford.

This is a dual function role cover both the internal sales and Inventory control.

Daily duties entail;

Take bespoke orders via the telephone
Prepare and progress quotations (maximise on sales)
Chase outstanding orders
Source products from local branches/suppliers

Stock and inventory control - buying new supplies and liaising internally and externally to ensure stock flow.

Serve customers on the trade counter
Handle returns
Stock taking/updating
Promoting special deals

Loads of scope to progress within the company.

You will be dealing on a day-to-day basis with electrical contractors, contract managers, buyers for OEM and end users and occasionally the public. It is a demanding yet rewarding job where you will develop close relationships with the customer base.

Ideal Candidate: Friendly, articulate, customer focused. You will have the ability to communicate effectively with customers both face to face and over the telephone. You will be well presented with a proven track record of delivering first class customer service at all times.

Experience within a independent or national electrical Wholesalers is desired however experience within a trade customer facing role is essential.

Real ambition and a desire to succeed would be beneficial as the role offers excellent opportunities to progress in the future.

Generous bonus based on profitability of branch.