Branch Assistant

  • Job Reference: SWR3082
  • Date Posted: 8 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £21,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products, Sales, Warehouse
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Branch Assistant – Sales Support - Do you have experience within retail? Would you look to learn new skills and grow your knowledge within electrical wholesale? 

If so, Spider is advertising for a Branch Assistant / Sales Support on behalf of a national highly respected electrical wholesale company. They are currently searching for a full-time, permanent, Branch Assistant / Sales Support to join their small but busy branch in Bristol. 

The ideal Branch Assistant / Sales Support will have retail experience and want a new challenge! You will have excellent communication skills, a positive can-do attitude and most importantly – be a team player. This is a great opportunity for you to develop a successful career in electrical wholesaling and for the right candidate, product and sales training will be provided. 

Your key duties will include: 

  • Providing excellent customer service at all times
  • Answering telephone calls in the sales office
  • Providing product knowledge and advising customers accordingly
  • Assisting with providing quotes, proactive sales generation, handle enquiries, processing orders, ordering goods and liaising with suppliers.
  • Supporting on trade counter, picking, and packing orders as well as completing relevant paperwork
  • General housekeeping, maintaining a tidy and presentable environment

As the successful Branch Assistant / Sales Support you will be the face of the business, both in person and on the phone. You will be able to multitask, be professional with a friendly approach. You will be proficient in English, Maths, and use of IT systems and possess a keen eye for detail. You need to hold a full driving licence as you may need to support with deliveries.

This Branch Assistant / Sales Support is a full-time position offering a salary of £21,000 - £30,000 depending on experience, paid monthly with the opportunity to earn an annual profit share bonus. You will work 42.5 hours a week across the branch opening times of Monday – Friday (7.30am – 5.30pm) and Saturday on a rota basis (8am – 12pm), which is paid as overtime.

If you are looking for a role where you have the opportunity to work with a great team and develop a career, then we would like to hear from you. Please apply by forwarding an up-to-date CV as soon as possible. 

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional keywords: Branch assistant, Retail, Electrical, sales, Sales Assistant, Telesales, Sales Executive, wholesale, Account Manager, retail, plumbing, building merchants

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