Sales Assistant

  • Location:

    Maidstone, Kent

  • Sector:

    Call Centre

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Plus performance related bonus

  • Contact:

    Tina Goss

  • Contact email:

    tina.goss@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/551093

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-11

  • Start date:

    10/02/2020 10:53:51

If the satisfaction of selling drives and motivates you then this is the ideal role for you. Our Maidstone based client has been selling paints, coatings and materials to their customers for more than 130 years and operates in more than 70 countries. They're looking for a Sales Assistant to join their successful, collaborative and forward-thinking team. The role pays a salary of £17,643.60 plus performance related Bonus.

To be considered for this Sales position, you'll ideally have sales experience in some capacity - as a retail assistant, working in a customer service call centre or a sales assistant role - but your passion for succeeding and learning is more important.

Your responsibilities will include:
? Achieving Sales and Profit targets to ensure company profitability.
? Proactive use of the customer pipeline to drive new business opportunities
? Providing a high level of customer service and identifying customer needs in order to increase sales.
? Ensuring all Health and Safety standards are adhered to at all times in line with statutory legislation and company policy.

Based in Maidstone, this Sales Assistant role will require you to provide an enhanced customer experience by recognising customer needs, selling products and assisting with the completion of company objectives.

Knowledge, skills and experience required:
? Customer focused and direct sales experience.
? Good knowledge of company products.
? Full clean driving licence and must have held a full valid driving licence for a period exceeding one year. Drivers of vehicles over 3.5T GVW must have the relevant full valid driving licence for a period exceeding four years.
? Good understanding of EPOS and IT systems.

To make your mark in this inclusive and rewarding organisation, please reach out to Tina and apply today! Even if this role doesn't work out, there are an abundance of sales, marketing and customer service roles coming online that
could be more relevant, so don't forget to check in next week!


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