Sales Support Assistant 

Location: Northampton

Discipline: Office Professionals  

Job type:  Permanent  

Salary: £22,000-£25,000 pa  

Job ref: 44059548

Contact Name: Northampton Office 

Contact Number: 01604 647100 

 Recruitment Agency in Northampton

 

 

Are you a highly organised, articulate administrator with a great eye for detail?

Are keen to secure a role that offers clear development and opportunity?

We are currently recruiting a Sales Support Assistant for our FMCG client in Northampton. They are industry leaders in providing exceptional customer service standards across their business - if this pricks your ears then read on…

What you will be doing:

Full administrative support for the Sales team
Liaising with different departments to collate information
Manipulation of data in excel to provide reports and insights as required
Customer Sampling - go out and give out samples and run tasting sessions at various locations
Attend regular meetings - internal forums to learn and understand more about the products, regular sales update meetings
Managing a list of transactional export and smaller accounts - being the first point of contact
Quoting pricing and managing correspondence for all account transactions and product changes
Managing order queries and seasonal stock requirements - liaising with customers to secure seasonal orders and support key account managers with stock forecasting

To be successful in this role you will need:

Highly organised with strong attention to detail and accuracy
Articulate with strong communication skills
Good time management - Ability to work well under pressure
Strong administration skills - Confident in Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Previous sales administration experience would be advantageous