Internal sales executive

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary See description

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1420770

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Internal sales executive based in Belfast


Internal sales executive

Short Job Description: An excellent opportunity has arisen for a career focused internal sales executive with a global leading plastic sheet distributor based in Belfast. This position offers a basic salary of £22,000 with an employee profit share scheme.

Overview:

Amari Plastics is recruiting for an internal sales executive for its Belfast operation. Amari is part of the Vink group and is the leading global distributor of plastic sheeting.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop a career in plastic sheet distribution. The successful applicant will be working as a key member of a small team, dealing directly with customers on the phone and at the trade counter.

Full training will be given, including visits to suppliers for product training.

Our diverse market sectors include sign manufacturing & graphical, shop fitting, engineering, fabrication & manufacturing.

The position will offer a realistic career path towards an external sales role within a 2-3 year period.

Duties & Responsibilities:  

  • Answering incoming calls in a professional and courteous manner
  • Processing of customer orders
  • Timely response to customer enquiries via provision of customer quotation and the following up of those quotations to determine success or other
  • Outbound sales calls to existing customers
  • Outbound sales calls to potential customers
  • Support the external sales person in relation to customer enquiries, customer sample requests etc…
  • Working closely with office manager in relation to stock management
  • Once established in the role development of your own account base
  • Processing of cash sale credit card payments
  • Dealing directly with suppliers and UK mainland branches
  • Working closely with credit control regarding customer account queries
  • Liaising with warehouse manager in relation to customer deliveries

The Person:  

  • Ideally 2-3 years’ experience in a sales role with a proven track record
  • Excellent telephone manner with experience of customer relationship building
  • Good interpersonal skills, a good communicator, attention to detail important.
  • Self-driven with an unquenchable work ethic, a team player, someone not afraid to use their own initiative.
  • A positive ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Ability to multi task and manage time effectively in a busy sales driven environment
  • Computer literate with good working knowledge of Office (Word, Excel etc.)
  • 5 GCSE’s or equivalent (Grade C or above) including MATHS & ENGLISH
  • Interested in applicants with experience of e-marketing

The Package:  

  • Competitive Salary  (£22k pa)
  • Company profit share scheme
  • Minimum 20 days holidays plus statutory (personal holidays increase annually to maximum 26)
  • Pension
  • Onsite parking
  • Working hours 9.00am to 5.30pm with 1 hour for lunch. 4.30pm finish on a Friday.

To apply, please forward your CV together with a covering letter of application via the APPLY button below. Feel free to share this opportunity with your personal and professional networks.

Closing date: 30th June 2019