Sales Support Assistant

Recruiter
Brampton Recruitment Ltd
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
£19k pa
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
16 Oct 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a new, but rapidly expanding organisation within the utilities sector who specialise in providing the best service to its business customers. Set in the heart of the city in brand new offices, they offer excellent working conditions. They have built an extremely dynamic team of people who specialise in their field and are seeking the next member of the family.

Job Description:

The role of the Sales Support Assistant is to assist with quoting prices, deal with all contract activity in order to meet deadlines and take full responsibility of application of the Credit Policy, Quality Assurance activity post sale through all sales channels prior to the request to close the sale from customer. The Sales Support Assistant will also take full ownership of the Onboarding and Switching activity and ensure that the CRM is fully up to date prior to passing to the Operations team for the final stages in the process.

Other activities of the the Sales Support Assistant will include Sales reporting support and process documentation, administration, and organizing commission payments.

The key duties of the role of the Sales Support Assistant are:

- Quality checking of contract documentation created through Direct and Indirect Sales teams, including verification of Letters of Authority for brokered sales and associated query management
- Ensure that all leads, opportunities and contracts are correctly maintained on the CRM system
- Liaison with any third party provider for call quality services to incorporate results in to QA reporting
- Work with Team Managers on escalations for QA failures
- To issue and track Third Party Introduction Agreements
- Ownership of all CRM activity ensuring all sales are pushed through as sold to the billing system
- Point of contact for queries on sales from Retail Services Desk and Operations team
- In close liaison with the Commercial Team, feedback and help develop process improvements for sales, proposal and contract procedures used to deliver service offerings
- Reporting and research as required

Candidate Requirements:

- English and mathematics GCSE or equivalent
- IT literate and comfortable learning new systems
- Experience in a service focused industry or relevant degree
- Experience of working with public and private sector customers
- A desire to exceed Customer expectations
- Sales experience with excellent interpersonal & negotiating skills
- Ability to work to demanding deadlines and timescales
- Working knowledge of SME market sector and customers
- Appreciation of contract law, commercial terms and conditions, Technical Specifications, tendering procedures

This role would suit people who also have the following experience: Sales, Account Management, Sales Administration, Sales Negotiator, Sales Support.

Brampton Recruitment are an independent Commercial and Accounts & Finance recruitment agency working in partnership with employers spanning Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, Cheshire, and the Greater Manchester region.