Internal Sales Specialist- Builders' Merchants

Published:  02 August, 2019

Location: Peterborough
Salary: Basic Salary (D.O.E.) + Bonus + Rewards Scheme
Job Reference: 3786

Do you have an interest in building a career with a market leading company? If so, this exciting opportunity to be part of the UK’s largest Builders Merchant Group could be just want you’ve been looking for.

The Company

With more than 20 merchant businesses in over 2,000 locations, the group is one of the UK’s largest in the building, construction and Home Improvement sectors, employing over 30,000 people UK wide.

They believe that the success of their business relies on strong relationships, not only with their customers and suppliers, but also with their people. This is why they invest heavily in their staff in a number of ways from training and development programmes through to rewards and promotion.

In joining the business, you will be working with one of the Group’s most successful and established businesses where you will have numerous opportunities to challenge yourself grow and progress your career.

Working in a small, dedicated sales team you will play a crucial role in the future growth and development of an £8.5 million branch.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

The main duties of the role will be as follows;

· Communicating with customers and suppliers via telephone and email

· Driving sales and building long term relationships with customers including; Contractors, House Builders, Engineers and End-Users

· Negotiating with suppliers and customers in the pricing of materials

· Compiling accurate quotations and processing sales orders

· Developing and maintaining new and existing customer accounts

· Delivering excellent customer service from requisition to delivery

The Individual

In order to successfully undertake this role, you will need to be an ambitious individual who enjoys working within a small team, in a fast paced sales driven environment. You will also need to be experienced in handling a high volume of orders.

Experience with Microsoft applications (i.e. Excel, Word etc) is also essential.

Previous experience working within the builder’s merchant sector is desirable but not essential as the business will provide full and comprehensive training but some sales experience is crucial.

For the right Candidate, there will be excellent opportunities for career progression provided along with an attractive salary package and rewards scheme.

Working Hours Mon- Fri 7.30- 17.00


To apply or to find out more:

Consultant Hayley Reynolds

Tel No 01234 826450 Ext 108



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