Sales Support Executive

We are currently seeking to recruit a Sales Support Executive on a full-time permanent basis. The post holder will work as part of a busy, highly focused and professional sales team providing internal day-to-day administrative support.

Specific Duties

  • Provide excellent customer service dealing with customer enquiries by telephone, email and letter in a professional manner.
  • Be familiar with the internal electronic systems and databases.
  • Provide general administrative support to the sales team using MS Office
  • Support business development to achieve targets by actively researching and identifying market trends, new business opportunities and new markets.
  • Engage in telemarketing, contact existing and new clients, establish leads and follow up as required.
  • Monitor and report on competitor activity
  • Organise the distribution of sales and marketing materials to customers.
  • Provide secretarial assistance at sales team meetings when required.

Essential Criteria

  • Applicants must have a good standard of education to include GCSE English and Maths grade C or above (or equivalent), RSA Stage III Word Processing
  • A Minimum of 2 years full time paid work experience gained during the last 5 years of general administration to include a minimum of 1 years’ experience of direct customer service either face to face or by telephone.
  • Proven experience of managing and maintaining databases and recording systems
  • Proficient using IT software including Microsoft Office (with extensive use of Excel)
  • Experienced use of CRM Systems

Desirable Criteria

  • ECDL (European Computer Driving licence)
  • Advanced Excel Training

Please refer to the job description and personnel specification for a full list of job details. If you require any further information please contact our HR Department.

Benefits / Salary

We offer an excellent remuneration package and working conditions for this position including:

  • Occupational pension scheme
  • Company sick pay after probation passed
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Health cash plan
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays pro-rata pa.

If you wish to apply for this post please submit your Application Form by 12noon on Monday 13 November.

Completed applications can be emailed to or posted to:

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Blaris Industrial Estate
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