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National Sales Team Assistant Job No: EP/BS/NAA
Salary: £19,000.00 - £25,000.00 Location: Kent Contract Type: Permanent
Posted: 20/11/2020

National Sales Team Assistant / Mid Kent / £20,000 - £25,000

A rare opportunity has arisen for a National Sales Team Assistant to support a busy and fast paced sales team, working for a reputable, established and successful company based in Mid Kent.

This role offers a route into becoming a National Account Manager and would suit a switched on, personable graduate, ideally with a Business, Retail Management, PR or Fashion degree.

Duties include:

The Role Will Involve:

  • Providing general administrative support to the National Accounts team
  • Being the first point of contact for all in-coming calls
  • Delivering high level support to a range of Blue Chip Clients
  • Assisting with the planning and management of internal customer visits
  • Preparing and assisting with presentations for external customer visits
  • Producing quote sheets
  • Attending external customer visits (where appropriate and with training)
  • Liaising with internal departments and answering first line queries
  • Inputting and updating the Company's order system

You Will:

  • Display excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Have an appreciation of the importance of excellent customer service (ideally from practical experience)
  • Be adept at working independently (as well as part of a team), using initiative where appropriate
  • Exhibit good attention to detail and organisation skills
  • Demonstrate a good working knowledge of IT packages (Word, Power Point, Excel)
  • Be eager to learn from the team to enable progression

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to join a sought after employer with genuine opportunity for progression, working in a friendly and inclusive team. If you meet the above criteria, please apply online for immediate consideration!

This role is being handled by Emily Powell, Head of Business Support for Pearson Whiffin Recruitment.

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