Sales Associate

Ref: 496 | Posted: 16th May 2022

Sales

Hertfordshire

Circa £45,000 dependent on experience

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DO YOU HAVE 5 OR MORE YEARS EXPERIENCE WITHIN SALES?

Ellis Mason have partnered exclusively with a well established business based in Royston to help them find a SALES ASSOCIATE

The role is for an experienced business development professional who can take the lead on inbound client calls and turn that call into a long standing customer relationships as well as a smaller element of developing colder leads. 

The SALES ASSOCIATE is a brand new role within the business and is being recruited due to business growth. 

To be considered for the role of SALES ASSOCIATE you may be in a similar role to these at present: Account Manager, Sales Representative, New Business Sales, Sales Executive, Business Development Manager, etc

Experience within the Hospitality, Bar or Alcohol industries would be of benefit, however not essential. 


THE SALARY & BENEFITS

  • Generous salary of £35,000 to circa £45,000 dependent on experience
  • Monday to Friday office hours of 9am-5pm with 30 mins lunch on a permanent, full time basis
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays (5 days must be kept for the Christmas break) + 8 bank holiday days
  • Pension scheme - 5% contributed by employer when you contribute 3%
  • Free on-site parking
  • Gym membership to on-site gym


THE JOB

The main duties included within the role of the SALES ASSOCIATE, are: 

  • Managing sales within high-end clients
  • Research and training to become familiar with all brands, customers and potential clients over time
  • First point of contact for inbound new customer enquiries
  • Potential requirement for UK and international travel to attend shows and visit clients
  • Monitor all new business wins, putting a contact plan in place to ensure an effective service
  • Remain contact with existing business clients
  • Research and target new potential clients
  • Contact/cold call potential clients based on your research
  • Book in new appointments for the BDMs to attend
  • Monitor the market and listen to business news that may be relevant to the industry and any potential new business wins
  • Work with the team to introduce new policies or procedure that may enhance current strategies
  • Support senior members of the business with adhoc project work as and when required

the application process

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the agency

A recruitment agency you can trust, Ellis Mason have been matching talented candidates with new job opportunities since 2017. Working with Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire & Cambridgeshire’s most successful businesses, Ellis Mason specialise in commercial recruitment; recruiting people skilled in administration, customer service, HR, finance, marketing, IT & more.

Being an independent recruitment agency means we really get to know our candidates. Saving time for both employers and employees by making the best possible matches. Acting as both a recruitment business and recruitment agency in the fulfilment of this role.

Thank you for your application, Where possible, we endeavour to contact all candidates, however due to the volume of applications, we ask that if you have not heard from us within 7 days to please accept that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.