Internal Sales Person

  • Location

    Chesterfield

  • Sector:

    Sales & Business Development

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £18000 - £23000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Steph Sopjes

  • Contact email:

    ssopjes@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0118 907 3199

  • Job ref:

    SS-34-1

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-09

  • Startdate:

    2021-03-10

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Permanent Role - Monday to Friday - 42.5 hours per week
We are looking for Internal Sales Person to join our successful team within an Electrical Trade Wholesaler based out of Chesterfield.
  • Contracted to 42.5 hours per week
  • Monday to Saturday(Saturday 8.30 - 11am)
  • Shift times : 07:30 - 17:00
  • No bank holiday working required
  • Benefits : Pension scheme, Life assurance, 25 days holiday
  • Electrical Wholesale experience is desirable
As an Internal Sales Person, you will be a key member of the team; you will deliver excellent customer service to our customers either face to face in the branch or over the phone to drive customer loyalty.
 
Ideally, You will have a Passion for sales, be able to talk to anyone and have the drive to succeed any target that is given to you. The ability to be able to proactively pick up the phone, call customers that you have never spoken to before and start the conversation is the key to this role......We will train everything else.

You will be managing existing customer accounts to support their requirements alongside proactively developing new business in to the branch to support branch targets alongside support this small branch with all day to day task's

The Role
  • Build and maintain successful partnerships with customers, colleagues and suppliers and focus on the achievement of long-term customer loyalty
  • Consistently generate profitable sales for the branch, via the telephone by effectively using a range of techniques and resources
  • Identify and action appropriate steps to rectify any shortfalls
  • Manage customer queries in relation to invoices, orders or stock
  • Understand the customer cycle by proactively targeting new customers and developing them into consistent live trading accounts
  • Embracing digital channels to enhance the customer offering by proactively promoting the webshop and other digital offerings.
  • Collaborating with customers, colleagues and suppliers by supporting with promotions, sales events, supplier days and new product launches
  • Utilising IT systems such as M3, Vecta and Microsoft Office to support the customer experience
  • Supporting in other areas of the branch as required
The Person
  • Experience of working in a highly competitive customer focused role (B2B, B2C, retail/hospitality)
  • Experience of working within a sales / target driven role
  • To be customer centric with a customer service background
  • To demonstrate proactive sales via phone, face-to-face & online
  • A flexible approach and an ability to work under pressure
  • An ability to recognise sales opportunities
 
Please APPLY ON LINE today
 
 
Our client believes that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, they will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work in the UK