Sales Support Executive - Maternity Leave

Recruiter
Hamlin Knight - Recruitment Specialists in Human Resources, Office Support and Sales & Marketing
Location
Sheffield
Salary
20000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Expires
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Freelance
Hamlin Knight is delighted to be working alongside one of South Yorkshire's best businesses in the recruitment of a Sales Support Executive. My client is located conveniently on the outskirts of Sheffield City Centre so is very commutable via car or public transport from all areas of South Yorkshire.

My client is looking for a highly experienced Sales Support Executive to cover a period of maternity leave for appox. 6-9 months. This role would suit a candidate who has extensive Sales Support experience within a corporate setting as well as having the confidence to deputise for sales executives and manage sales engineer diaries.

The role:

*Contact for customer needs; responds to questions on order status, account issues etc.
*Coordinates with technical staff to resolve Customer problems
*Account Administration Activities
*Basic 1st Line IT support for customers
*Completion of supplier forms and other requests for supplier set up
*CRM Data Maintenance
*Responsible for the identification of duplicate records
*Update existing CRM records with current information
*Provide administrative support to the Regional Sales Director and other team members as needed.
*Support Sales Reps
*Assist with obtaining paperwork to close sales
*Assist with other sales activities when reps are on business travel
*Assists with the renewal administration activities for the assigned customers
*Quote generation & issuing pro forma invoices within prescribed timeframe
*Preparation of additional paperwork

The Candidate:

*Extensive Sales Support Experience within a corporate or IT setting
*Experience with diary management
*Experience with retentions and quoting for bespoke works
*Strong attention to detail
*Exceptional customer service skills
*Ability to multitask
*Good knowledge of administrative practices
*Knowledge of MS Office (inc. Powerpoint) - Essential
*Teamplayer
*Confident/ professional telephone manner

The Package:

*Immediate start
*Salary of GBP20-GBP25k
*Free parking
*Convenient location
*Excellent training
*Professional office environment
*Competitive holiday entitlement

Please not that due to the expected high response rate for this role, only successful candidates will be contacted directly.

Hamlin Knight is an equal opportunities employer and is acting as a recruitment consultancy in this instance.