Trade Counter Assistant

Posted a week ago by Just Recruitment Group

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
£23,000 - £26,000/annum Company Benefits and Bonus
Just Recruitment is delighted to be supporting a growing organisation - with offices across the UK - they are looking to add a Trade Counter Advisor to their existing team - this role is an exciting opportunity for someone to progress and develop a successful career.

The key purpose of this role is to assist with all trade counter sales, providing an excellent service to all customers - ensuring you are driving sales and providing expert product knowledge.

To be considered for this role you must have trade counter and building supplies sales experience.

Duties include:
Handling enquiries both over the telephone and on trade counter and advising on product lines.
Preparing customer quotations
Updating customer terms
Progressing orders - promoting special deals
Proactive up-selling on trade counter
Placing orders with suppliers
Use of computer system
Must be happy to lend a hand in other areas of business when busy or during holiday periods Complete all branch admin tasks as required

Key skills required:
Strong communication skills (written and oral)
Computer literate ( Microsoft Office)
Efficient and customer focused

Personal attributes:
A hard working polite team player.
A self-motivated person who understands the importance of getting the job done and/or responding to the customer as promised, and on time.
Should be punctual, well presented and like to operate in a clean and tidy manner.
Positive with a friendly "can do" attitude.
A good listener who is keen to learn, develop new skills and "get on" in the business.
Thoughtful and resourceful, someone who enjoys solving problems.
Real ambition and a desire to succeed would be beneficial as the role offers excellent opportunities to progress in the future.

Working hours are Monday to Friday 7:30am to 5pm and every other Saturday morning 8am - 12pm (this is paid at an overtime rate).

Offering an excellent working environment, company incentives and a company bonus - this is an excellent opportunity.

Free parking is available on site.
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