Sales Assistant | Sales Advisor

Recruiter
Superlative Recruitment
Location
Maidstone, Kent
Salary
£300-£500 average per week, incl bonuses
Posted
17 Apr 2017
Expires
16 May 2017
Ref
BAM 1704
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sales Assistants / Brand Ambassadors Needed for clients in the South East!

Due to our relationship with our clients and our reputation in the industry, we have been asked to develop a team and expand into a bigger UK market. We'€™ll be looking to open in Birmingham, Manchester or Liverpool this year so we need to grow quickly!

We need to develop 5-8-new sales assistants / brand ambassadors to take on a new challenge with us in Maidstone; and we'€™ll need 3-5 additional sales assistants / brand ambassadors to relocate with us! 

In order to uphold our brand management standards and relationship status with our clients, we offer ongoing training; and we work in teams. We pride ourselves on the amount of personal and professional growth our team members are able to experience, so if you'€™re looking for a new challenge, look no further!

These roles will involve:

* Marketing /Advertising: you'€™ll be responsible for product marketing and advertising materials at events, trade shows, retail centres and other venues

* Brand Management: you'€™ll be explaining products and services with enthusiasm as you represent our clients and their offers to the public

* Customer Service: you'€™ll be offering general customer service and assistance to customers as/ when needed. 

* New Customer Acquisition: you'll be registering interested customers for their new products and/or services. 

* Public Relations: you'€™ll be responsible for making sure each and every interaction with customers is positive and leaves them with a favourable impression of the client you're representing.

Requirements and Recommendations:

* Experience: retail sales, hospitality, call centre, marketing, promotions, administration, recruitment sport, or similar experience is helpful. 

* Education: no specific education or qualifications are required, but we do expect you to bring an open mind and be willing to learn new skills.

* Skills: basic customer service skills and the ability to work well independently and as part of a team are essential. Sales skills are helpful

* Qualities: outgoing, extroverted people with a sense of humour tend to excel in these roles, but we welcome those willing to expand their comfort zones!

* Other: all applicants must be 18+ years of age and eligible to work in the UK

Benefits/ Environment:

* Teamwork: we work in teams because it helps new people learn and leads to a better customer experience due to added atmosphere and enthusiasm

* Compensation: we operate in a performance-based industry and offer uncapped earnings averaging above the national average 

* Growth: We’ll need people to advance into leadership and management roles rapidly if we want to continue to expand and diversify our client portfolio

* Development: learn the most desirable/ marketable career skills within your first few months (marketing, sales, recruitment, leadership, administration, client relations, management)

* Travel/ Events: Top performers will have the opportunity to attend black tie events, award ceremonies, regional conferences, gourmet meals, and more throughout the UK, the US and Europe!

To Apply: 

Please send an email application to our HR Team. Your application should include your resume or a PDF of your LinkedIn profile and a quick summary highlighting your experience and reasons for applying!