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Internal Sales / Trade Shop Assistant (Retail) BLUI11955

Internal Sales / Trade Shop Assistant (Retail) BLUI11955Rochester, KentSalary up to £17,500 per annum, depending upon experience

As the UK’s largest supplier of personal protection equipment, janitorial, cleaning and hygiene products, our client is always on the lookout for exceptional sales talent to join their already successful teams across the UK.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Internal Sales / Trade Shop Assistant to join their Rochester branch.

Within the role, you will take ownership of a designated geographical territory and support your Field Sales Manager in managing / developing existing accounts and generating new business opportunities. On occasions, you will also be required to help out on their trade counter; assisting customers with purchase decisions and resolving queries on orders, products and returns quickly and efficiently. You must ensure local and national promotions are relevant and implemented and the till is reconciled on a daily basis.

With a professional telephone manner and well developed customer service skills, the successful candidate will have previous experience of an Internal Sales / Account Management role. Experience within a similar sector is obviously a benefit but of greater importance is a determined, tenacious attitude. Numerate and IT literate, candidates must be confident with dealing with new and existing customers calmly and effectively and be capable of managing workload in this fast paced environment.

Our client is the UK’s largest supplier of personal protection equipment, janitorial, cleaning and hygiene products and is part of the fast growing FTSE 100 international distribution and outsourcing group.

Our client are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from under-represented areas of the community.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

Job added on 18-06-2014