Sales Assistant

Sussex Recruitment Ltd
East Sussex
02 May 2017
02 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Sussex Recruitment has an excellent opportunity for a Sales Assistant - internal sales, for our client based in Brighton. You will be the direct sales contact for the branch, with responsibility for liaising with customers from the point of taking a new enquiry to submitting the estimate and following up accordingly.

Previous industry experience is not essential as full product training will be given. This mainly telephone based role will require you to approach both prospective and existing customers and follow up warm sales leads. They will also be an element of dealing with customer accounts so a basic level of accounting skills would be useful, however full training will be offered.

The most important aspect of this role is the ability to communicate effectively at all levels and deliver excellent sales/customer service, so previous experience within sales and customer service would be very advantageous.

Key skills and attributes

  • Superb customer service skills
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Highly organized with good attention to detail
  • Capable of leading from the front but be a team player at the same time
  • Numerate and literate
  • Happy working to targets

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