Trade Counter Sales Manager

Recruiter
Gap Personnel Blackburn
Location
Ipswich, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Jul 2019
Closes
30 Jul 2019
Ref
1190922170
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have an opportunity for a Trade Counter Sales Manager (Depot Manager) to join our depot at Ipswich. We are looking for someone who can work in a team environment and manage all aspects of the cellular trade operation in a highly competitive and sales focused environment. The role is busy, varied and every day can be different.

The Role:
  • To help develop and train the team to achieve sales targets and increase personal performance levels.
  • Deal with enquiries and/or complaints from customers in a courteous, professional manner.
  • Have an excellent understanding and control of the depot costs and banking including profit and loss accounts.
  • Ensure a safe working environment, in line with Health and Safety regulations.

Skills and Experience:
  • Plastic and window knowledge preferred but not essential as training can be provided.
  • A thorough understanding of health and safety practices.
  • Trade counter knowledge and experience.
  • Sales background.
  • Knowledge of the local market.
  • Organised and structured approach to work and tasks.
  • Proven management experience and the ability to motivate a team.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to plan and organise own workload.
  • Ability to work as a member of a team and on own initiative.
  • Proficient IT skills (MS Office).


Our client was established in 1993, GAP has grown into one of the UKs largest manufacturers and distributors of PVC-U building products. As one of our employees you will be part of a growing organisation that is constantly looking for new ways to expand and develop our systems, processes and most importantly, our staff. Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme.
  • Enhanced holidays.
  • Free on-site car parking.
  • A Personal Development Plan for all employees after 3 months service.
Excellent career progression plans
If you think you have the necessary skills, experience and personal qualities please do not hesitate in sending your CV for immediate consideration.

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