Sales Executive

Posted 4 months ago by Red Recruit
Location Witham Job Type Full Time - Contract
Salary £18k - 22k per year Sector Admin/Secretarial, Sales

Sales Executive - VR/19704

The Company & Role:

Our client in Witham, Essex are looking for an experienced Sales Executive to join their team. The initial contract will be 6 months to cover maternity leave, however the contract will be expanded if the employee does not return to work, and a full time position will be offered. Suitable candidates will be required to provide quotes for clients, for UK embroidery and print orders over the phone or by email. Taking responsibility for processing UK embroidery orders

£18,000 - £22,000 per year depending on experience


  • Checking the pricing before the order is placed
  • Ensuring the artwork and all other information needed is correct to process the order including references and delivery details
  • Managing the order from receipt of the purchase order to production and despatch
  • Ensuring documents and records are stored appropriately
  • Responding to customer enquiries by email in a professional and efficient manner
  • Taking inbound calls and dealing with clients enquiries professionally and efficiently, or directing to the right department
  • Supporting the sales team with Spec Samples which includes: producing ideas for graphic visuals using clients artwork & placing Spec Sample orders with the factory
  • Completing the daily due back list for orders coming back to the warehouse from the embroiderer
  • Calling customers to follow up on quotes that have previously been made and weekly calls to the clients on the spec samples list
  • Sending physical samples to customers when they arrive at the office


  • Strong communication skills
  • Confident with attention to detail
  • Strong IT skills including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Organisational skills
  • Reliable and flexible
  • Excellent time keeping
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Order processing experience
  • Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop knowledge would be advantageous but not essential

In Return:

You will receive a salary up to £22,000 per year (pro rata). Working hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm.

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