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Sales Executive

Burnley, Lancashire
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Sales Executive Burnley Full-time Permanent £20,800 increasing to £24,000 Your new companyA fantastic opportunity to join a fun, supportive and growing Sales Team in Burnley Town centre. Like many consultants you may not have worked in Sales previously, but this company will provide you with all the skills and knowledge you'll need to succeed! In this exciting sales position, you will be responsible for generating business by contacting new customers and consulting them on the benefits of our products. You will become a subject matter expert in these products, listening to customer requirements and highlighting the advantages our services would give. We have a structured salary progression plan in place starting at £20,800 per annum and rising to over £24,000 per annum as and when you achieve core KPI milestones, ensuring that your salary increases as you develop within your role.Your new role

  • Maintain a full understanding of our product offerings and the market.
  • Plan & prioritise sales activities to achieve agreed targets
  • Maintain and develop new customers through appropriate sales methods
  • Deliver a high quality of service, increasing business growth, and customer satisfaction.
  • Respond to and follow up sales enquiries using appropriate methods.
  • Log information on calls and update all customer records on our CRM system.
  • Any other duties as may be reasonably required.

What you'll need to succeedIf you are excited about working for a growing company and have most of the skills or experience we're looking for, please go ahead and apply.

  • Previous experience within sales or customer service preferred but not essential.
  • A good level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Enthusiastic and an excellent communicator.
  • Willingness to learn about call techniques, our products and services.
  • Inquisitive nature, eager to learn more about our customers and their businesses.
  • A desire to talk on the phone with a confident telephone manner.

What you'll get in return

  • Basic salary - £20,800 per annum
  • £25,000 - 1st year OTE
  • £35,000 - 2nd year OTE
  • On the spot incentives
  • An additional day annual leave for your birthday
  • Free breakfast
  • Sociable working hours, no weekends, or evenings
  • Monday to Thursday 8:45am - 5:15pm
  • Early Friday finish at 2:45pm
  • Fun, supportive working environment
  • Dress down office
  • 20 days annual leave
  • Pension
  • 4 x salary life assurance

What you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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  • Job Reference: 707326113-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
    Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Burnley, Lancashire
  • Salary: £20,800
  • Sector: Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent