UK Account Executive
A market leading producer, designer and seller of fabrics to both the furnishings and dress trade markets requires a UK Account Executive who has excellent communication, IT and organisational skills.Our client James Hare, established in 1865, is internationally renowned and a market leading producer, designer and seller of fabrics to both the furnishings and dress trade markets around the world. They are currently looking to recruit a UK Account Executive to be based at the Leeds city centre head office and distribution centre.The UK Account Executive will deal with telephone enquiries, process client orders and undertake general office duties. In addition to this, you will be required to contact customers in order to generate new business for the products supplied by the company.There is considerable potential for advancement in a key account sales and management roll in the future. Daily tasks as a UK Account Executive include:• Processing orders, invoices and shipments• Responding to email requests and queries • Providing phone support to customers• Resolving stock, order and shipping queries• Maintaining and updating data on individual accounts • Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of products and customers• Arranging and forwarding relevant documentation• Pro active sales callsThis is an outstanding opportunity to test your skills in a dynamic international business that is a leading seller of furnishings and fabrics, and which has several routes to market in the B2B arena. The candidate:• Excellent communication skills• IT literate• Customer focused• Ability to multi task• Be able to prioritise under pressure• Capable and confident working independently and within a team• Experience in a similar role• GCSEs in Maths and English.• A levels and degree preferable but not essential• German second language useful but not essentialJob reference: OX7216If you feel you have the skills, experience and desire to work as part of a driven team as a UK Account Executive, please apply. We look forward to hearing from you.