Opportunity for a chemistry graduate to join a leading industrial group as a commercial assistant.
The company is well established, financially stable and has ambitious growth plans. They are committed to developing their people, and as such, a range of career progression opportunities are available for the right person.
The commercial assistant (chemistry graduate) will be responsible for raising quotations, placing internal stock orders, acknowledging customer purchases, and following up with production to ensure customer requirements are met. Detailed responsibilities will include: -
Using specialised modelling software to input technical information to generate technical proposals.
Receiving and processing customer enquiries/orders and queries.
Resolving customer queries quickly and efficiently.
Calculating sales costs and compiling quotations to ensure profitability
Reviewing previous orders to ensure profitability on future orders of the same nature
Provide operations management with good quality information to ensure that customer requirements are clearly defined and agreed upon regarding product cost, quality, and delivery times.
Supporting the commercial manager in resolving contractual and commercial problems.
Working with sales and marketing managers in the coordination of marketing activities.
Ensuring that all stakeholders, such as administration, operations, and finance, understand and adhere to contractual obligations.To apply for the commercial assistant (chemistry graduate) position, you will need: -
A degree in chemistry, or a related field
The drive to learn the technical knowledge of products, of distribution channels, and to improve knowledge base above and beyond administration
Strong mathematical and analytical skills
Good presentation and communication skillsIn return, the commercial assistant (chemistry gradudate) will receive a salary of GBP18,000 - GBP22,000 depending on experience, plus benefits, including free on-site parking, 24 holidays plus the eight bank holidays, a company pension matched up to 6%.
The position would suit a chemistry graduate, graduate chemist, science graduate etc
If you are a chemistry gradudate please apply today!
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