Apprentice Sales Executive

Recruiter
JAMES LATHAM PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY
Location
Matrix Park Unit 6, Talbot Road, Fareham, PO15 5AP
Salary
£11,440.00 - £13,520.00 annually
Posted
24 Aug 2020
Closes
19 Sep 2020
Ref
VAC001646248
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
October
Duration
Permanent
The Sales Executive will report directly to the Sales Administrator supporting in all elements of the sales delivery process. Working directly with small and large client companies as well as manufacturers.

The role will entail being responsible for the timely and accurate execution of all sales activities and the documentation process. The role will interact with Customers, Sales teams, Account Managers, pricing, learning product range.

Main Responsibilities and tasks:
  • Telephone and email communication with customers and suppliers, and occasional face to face contact. The role will require processing of sales orders and placing orders with suppliers.


Duties and tasks:
  • Processing sales orders for customers
  • Ordering from suppliers
  • Building relationships with customers and suppliers
  • Sales support tasks such as administration, scanning, photocopying and filing
  • Stock taking

Accountability:
  • Delivering on Documentation KPI's
  • Customer satisfaction, building rapport and fulfilling customer orders


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • MS Office- Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Customer Focus- Identify and understand customer needs
  • Good English Language skills
  • Time Management- Able to prioritise tasks
  • Teamwork- Working within and across various teams
  • Problem Solving
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Ability to understand and enjoy cultural differences


Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic
  • Self motivated
  • Personable
  • Organised
  • Efficient
  • Great Communicator
  • Meticulous
  • Punctual
  • Team worker


Desired qualifications

For this level Apprenticeship A-C 9-4 GCSE or equivalentin maths and English is requested, with an ICT qualification considered an advantage.

Confident application of English is critical to this role.

Future prospects

Possibility of a permanent role upon completion of apprenticeship for the right person.

Things to consider

Lots of phone time and talking with customers and suppliers.