Sales Office Manager

  • Job Reference: LF228
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2017
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £21,000
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People are recruiting for a Sales Office Manager to work within a well established company at their UK office based in Wellingborough. This role is available due to the retirement of a long standing employee. This is a varied position which will involve extensive communication with customers and suppliers.

Key Duties

  • Dealing with enquires and orders from customers via phone, fax and email throughout UK and Europe
  • Liaison with manufacturing plant in China - requesting of samples and purchase orders
  • Dealing with quotes and processing of sales orders
  • Conducting of credit checks on new customers
  • Dealing with incoming deliveries
  • Managing of incoming post and sending of samples to customers
  • Reporting of weekly sales orders, purchase orders and delivery notes to Head Office
  • Liaison with freight forwarders
  • Monthly ordering of stationary & sundries

Skills & Experience Required

  • Experience of working within a similar role within a sales office environment
  • Numerate with high level of attention to detail
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Excellent IT Skills - MS Office is essential
  • Own reliable transport
  • Ability work manage own workload and work to deadlines

The hours for this role will be Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm with an hour for lunch. They are offering a salary in the region of £20,000 dependant on experience.


Advancing People Recruitment Specialists Advancing People Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency.