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Sales Assistant

Durham, County Durham
Job Type
1 Jul 2021
Sales Assistant

Sales Assistant based at the Durham Branch of this leading electrical wholesaler, offering an excellent basic salary and benefits package (including a competitive bonus scheme).

As a firm supporter of continuing professional development, excellent career progression prospects are also available for candidates that demonstrate hard work and determination to succeed.

The Role of Sales Assistant:

Serving customers over the Counter

Dealing with customers via the phone

Picking orders from the Warehouse

Booking in deliveries, putting goods away, keeping the whole branch tidy

Working as part of a tightly-knit team to ensure that the branch runs efficiently and effectively

To be successful in the role, you MUST be a self-starter


Hardworking and ambitious

Excellent communication and customer care skills (face-to-face and via the telephone)

A great team player

High standards of presentation and organisation for the Warehouse and the Sales Counter

A valid UK driving licence

Experience working in the electrical wholesale industry

About Us:

With over 50 years experience in the electrical wholesale industry, we are an energetic organisation that is part of a very successful European business. With a network of over 400 trading branches across continental Europe, and over 100 branches currently open in the UK (with a plan to have 300 open in the next 10 years), there has never been a better time to get on board.

What's in it for you?

Starting salary negotiable subject to experience

Commencing on 20 days holiday per annum (full time employees) plus Bank Holidays increasing with each completed years' service up to 25 days plus Bank Holidays

42½ hours per week

Monday-Friday (with occasional Saturday's)

Competitive bonus scheme

Initial training and on-going development from an experienced team member

Brilliant opportunities to take on more responsibility and long term career prospects

If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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  • Job Reference: 318661492-2
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Hiredonline Consultancy Ltd
    Hiredonline Consultancy Ltd
  • Location: Durham, County Durham
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent