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Senior Sales Advisor

About the Employer

Job Description

On behalf of our client, a large supplier of wooden and building materials we are looking for a Senior Sales Advisor.

We are open to considering anyone for this role, ideally sales experience is desired but training is provided where needed.

Hours of Work: 7:00am-17:00pm Monday to Friday and 8:00am-12:00pm every other Saturday

As a Senior Sales Advisor, you'll get the opportunity to build relationships, negotiate prices and generate sales each day, along with handling cash transactions, placing direct sales orders, organising delivery times and keeping customers informed once their orders are placed - all while giving the customer a fantastic service.

  • Get to know our products and services in order to maximise all customer interactions
  • Developing new customer accounts and lapsed accounts
  • Supporting branch management and the wider team
  • Build strong, effective relationships with customers and suppliers, managing feedback accordingly
  • Ensuring all customer orders are fulfilled in a timely fashion
  • Following plans to continuously improve customer experience

  • Experience working within a Builders Merchants would be extremely beneficial, but not necessary!
  • Experience of working in a sales role, with a curious and proactive approach
  • Passion for delivering great customer service and leading by example
  • A good level of IT literacy
  • The ability to organise and manage workload well

  • A competitive salary
  • A discretionary bonus scheme
  • Opportunities for career progression and development
  • 31 days' holiday (including bank holidays), plus the option to buy or sell additional days
  • A defined contribution pension scheme
  • Great discounts across high street chains, online stores and holiday agents
  • Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme
  • Access to a leading health and wellbeing portal