Internal Sales co-ordinator
Location:  Avonmouth, Bristol, BS11 8DT

Salary:      Competitive
Hours:      Monday to Friday (37.5 hours per week)

About Us:
Davies Turner is one of the largest independent Freight Forwarding Companies in the UK. Family ran and owned since 1870. We are a Top Track 250 company as awarded by Sunday Times


The Role
For this Internal Sales position you will be part of the sales team covering the South West and Wales region. The role will include managing inbound enquires and requests, supporting the external sales team with quotes, tenders and customer service related activities. A key part of the role will be making outward-bound sales calls and working to convert these leads into customers. A close working relationship with our operational and management team will be required as we believe a whole team approach to developing business is essentail.

Requirements
For this Internal Sales opportunity, we’re looking for someone who has:

  • Experience in providing sales support, processing sales administration and handling enquiries from customers.
  • Experience in making outward sales calls and exceptional communication and customer service skills.
  • Attention to detail, adaptable and willing to learn.
  • The understanding and experience to issue and follow up quotations, tenders, and proposals as required.
  • Commercial awareness with good negotiation skills.
  • A team player keen to play a part in the success of the branch.
  • Excellent proficiency in Microsoft packages, Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • An understanding of importing or exporting processes and ideally the freight industry.
In addition, you’ll also need the right to work in the UK - We are not able to sponsor work permits.

Benefits*
- Up to 25 days holidays plus Bank Holidays
- Life Cover
- Profit related pay
- Defined contribution pension scheme
- Discounted store/shopping benefit scheme
- Private Healthcare
- Car Parking
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Training opportunities

*Some benefits are subject to a qualifying period

We believe that this valuable range of benefits together with a competitive salary, offers an overall benefits package befitting of a caring, family-owned Company.
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please submit your CV now.

The closing date for this opportunity is 14th October 2022.


 

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