Sales Administrator

Posted 3 months ago by Compass Point Recruitment
Location Woolpit Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary Competitive Sector Admin/Secretarial
I am currently recruiting for a Sales Administrator to join a busy business based on the outskirts of Bury St Edmunds. They are looking at the growth within the business and are forward planning to expand their strong team.

I am interested in speaking to candidates who ideally have ideally had some previous experience working in sales or a similar and relevant skill set. This is a vital position within the team to assist with the smooth running of daily operations. This role would suit someone with previous sales administration or administration experience working within busy, fast paced environments.

•Processing paperwork e.g. raising orders, dealing with customers on the phone, over email, and face to face at our trade counter
•Working closely with external sales staff to ensure orders are processed correctly
•Liaising with other departments and depots
•Raising and chasing customer quotes to an agreed time frame

Required Skills:
•Good organisational skills
•Good/confident telephone manner
•Computer skills and knowledge of Outlook, Word, Excel
•Good communications skills, both oral and written
•Confident and polite
•Ability to work within a small team, under pressure and at speed
•Ability to follow instructions
•Ability to multi-task and prioritise workload
•GSCE in Maths and English C or above (or equivalent)

Desired Skills (but not essential)
•Previous experience within a sales environment

Personal qualities
•Experience working in a small team
•Good time keeping and attendance record
•Good sense of humour
•Good work ethic
•Ability to learn and willing to progress

Once established in the role of administrator the plan is to progress within the team and be actively involved in the sales team.
This will be achieved by providing the relevant support and training in order to develop into this element of the role.

Additional Information:
Hours: Monday to Friday - 8:30-5:30
Location: Outskirts of Woolpit, Suffolk
Salary: Negotiable
Parking on site own transport required due to location
Outstanding benefits package including health care, car lease schemes, store discounts and wine club!

If you are interested in being considered for this position, please apply today!

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