Telesales executive

Recruiter
Just Recruitment
Location
Ipswich
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
17 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
20k Basic and OTE of £25k - £26k uncapped - if this sounds like something you may be interested in look no further.

The main purpose of this role is to support the Sales Team in making 'qualified' NEW Business Appointments to expand our existing customer base.

My client based in Ipswich are a stable, well established business that wins and retains business through the quality of our customer service, and the integrity of our customer data.

Following the phenomenal success of their existing sales team, they are recruiting more highly ambitious business-to-business telephone sales professionals.

You will join a highly successful and expanding sales team and as a sales professional, we expect you to bring you own ideas to further grow our business.

Ideally, you will have worked in telesales previously, however if you haven't but have drive, tenacity and previous customer facing or telephone expertise, we would love to hear from you. Your friendly, professional manner, drive, confidence and resilience will ensure success in this target focused environment.

Our professional sales team care about the service they sell and make a point of getting customer information accurate first time. The environment you will work in is positive, professional and supportive.

SUMMARY OF THE JOB
You will be making outgoing business to business telephone calls, explaining the features of our product/services to the customer and 'sell' its benefits.
If there is a genuine need and/or requirement, you will arrange for an appointment for a member of our sales team to meet the client.
As part of a team, you will be expected to go 'business to business' foot canvassing and collect compliment slips, to generate 'new' sales leads/appointments.
From the information you obtain by telephone and from foot canvassing, you will be responsible for updating the ACT Database and maintain good housekeeping at all times.
We will provide you 'on the job training' and you will also receive additional training from the manufacturers.

Qualities/Qualifications
Good communication and influencing skills, with good listening skills
Sales and customer focused
Proven telesales expertise and experience in direct / external telephoning
IT Literate
Ability to work on own initiative, as well as part of a team
Good attention to detail
Good organisational skills
Be proactive in finding new business to business sales leads
Outgoing, confident individual who can think on their feet
Self-motivated with a desire and drive to succeed and progress within the sales team

09.00 to 17.00 Monday to Friday (½ hour lunch) plus excellent basic salary plus commission.

This really is a great opportunity to join a well regarded and successful team.