Customer Sales Assistant

Graham Plumbers Merchant
Bristol (City Centre)
£15,000 - £19,999
14 Feb 2019
19 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Customer Sales Assistant – Graham: The Plumbers’ Merchant

Competitive Salary – Based in Bristol

Grahams are a part of Saint-Gobain - Winners of ‘TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL 2016, 2017 and 2018’

Are you organised, personable and looking for the next challenge in your career? If so, we may just have the opportunity you’ve been looking for!

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Customer Sales Assistant to join our Grahams Bristol branch and provide support to the sales function. In particular, you will be maximising our business with contractors and liaising closely with the major manufacturers.

As a Sales Office Assistant with Grahams, you will:

  • Provide support to the sales function by looking for opportunities to cross sell, provide add-ons and upsell where possible.
  • Fulfill general office duties, including administration, booking in materials, checking invoices and dealing with account payments.
  • Deal with customers on the telephone and face to face by advising customers on any queries they may have in relation to our products and services.
  • Handle inbound and outbound calls from our customers looking to make and place orders.
  • Interface with customers and suppliers.

So if you…

  • Have experience within the trade or a similar merchant industry, that would be an advantage, although we offer full product training.
  • Have an excellent telephone manner and the ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Enjoy working as a part of an ambitious and dedicated sales team.
  • Can demonstrate experience of meeting Training and Competency requirements and be fully accustomed to using office and sales support systems.
  • Share our 100% dedication to delivering excellent customer care.

…we may just be the right fit for each other! First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

We also offer some fantastic benefits, including:

  • 31 days holiday (including bank holidays).
  • Working for a company who have won "TOP GLOBAL EMPLOYER 2017 & 2018".
  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • As an employee, you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts on high street and leisure activities and various other benefits.

If you’re up for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you!

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