Job Description

‘Recruiting for your future success.’
Our client is a leading business who specialise in supplying spas and pools to the UK retail market through its wholly owned retail chain. Our client also supplies to the UK Wholesale market courtesy of a wide range of white label products. They are now looking to recruit a Sales Assistant to be based at their Nantwich site.
 
Reporting to and working with the local sales manager on site, each showroom has two staff responsible for driving strong customer facing sales on a rota basis to provide sales coverage during garden centre opening hours, 7 days a week.  The role will involve some lone and weekend working in line with a local rota.
 

Job Duties

  • Responsible for actively generating customer facing sales on site.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all personal sales administration is completed in a timely and accurate way, including updating of online stock management and client relationship management software.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all personal sales leads are recorded accurately and in a timely way.
  • Responsible for carrying out daily water testing when on shift, without fail and in strict accordance with regulations (training provided).
  • Maintains health and safety compliance on site all times.
  • Drives the highest standards of professionalism and customer service and acts as the first point of contact for customer enquires following the placing of an order.

Benefits

£8.91 p/h | Nantwich | 5 days out of 7 | Free Parking | Commission OTE of £35k+

Applicant Specification

A resilient individual that works well under pressure with the highest standards of integrity and professionalism. Good written and oral communication skills are essential and there should be strong evidence of at least two years of public facing experience. 

Good computer skills including some competence with Excel are required.

Desirable skills include experience of driving sales at a remote site without immediate supervision, and previous exposure to the Pool/Spa industry, but these are not essential.

Contacts

LIGHTHOUSE PERSONNEL ARE A RECRUITMENT AGENCY WORKING ON BEHALF OF A CLIENT.
 
PLEASE NOTE WE RECEIVE A LARGE NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS PER VACANCY AND UNFORTUNATELY CANNOT RESPOND TO ALL APPLICANTS. THEREFORE, IF YOU HAVE NOT HEARD FROM US WITHIN A MONTH FROM APPLICATION DATE, IT IS LIKELY THAT YOU HAVE BEEN UNSUCCESSFUL.
 
If you have been successful, we will contact you by the phone and begin taking you through our step-by-step recruitment process, doing our upmost to ensure the role is right for you, ascertaining your suitability in the process. This process will all be explained on initial contact.
 
If you are interested in the role and have further questions, please don’t hesitate to call us on 01206 984042 to speak to one of our team members confidentially. 
Salary
17375
Employment Terms
Full-time
Working Hours
5 days over 7
Location
Nantwich
Posted
30 September, 2021

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