Customer Service & Sales Advisor - Online Heating Website

Colchester, Essex, England
£16000 - £18000 per annum
11 Oct 2016
08 Nov 2016
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
A sales and customer service advisor is wanted to join an on-line heating and plumbing merchant. This is a full time position based in their friendly and vibrant Colchester office. Working in a fast paced environment you will work with both the customer service and sales team on a daily basis, communicating with customers through phone, email and the site live chat.


- Processing orders.
- Dealing with customer service issues
- Following up and closing sales leads, via telephone, email and live chat.
- Email management.
- Helping customers with technical enquiries online.
- Researching product information with suppliers & manufactures.
- Editing and updating products & customer information using magneto online store
- Communicating with suppliers and arranging deliveries.

What they are looking for? *These qualities are essential

- Enthusiastic and driven individual.
- Previous sales and customer service experience (desired).
- Good academic record (A*-C GCSE grades).
- Excellent written and spoken English*.
- Confident telephone manner*.
- Willingness to learn technical product details.
- Able to deal with conflicts*.
- Always focusing on customer needs.
- Good understanding and knowledge of PC, IT and internet systems.
- Be able to solve problems and work off their own initiative.
- Graduates are welcome to apply.

The company:

A family run business for 40 years progressing from physical shop sales to an on-line heating and plumbing merchant. A leading supplier of heating and plumbing supplies across the UK with around 13,700 products on the website.

An excellent company to work for with a proven track record of developing staff to further their careers. With a negotiable starting salary ranging from £16,000 to £18,000 dependent upon experience and the opportunity to progress to managerial roles, this is an exciting place to work.

The company is going through a time of great expansion and change having released a new online website. This will be a more organising and developing role, which needs your help to develop the business to its full potential. So if you are looking to grow then grow and learn with them contributing to the implementation of right systems and process, ensuring stability and success in the growth they are experiencing.

They are a small team looking to grow into a big business, needing your help to make this happen. The successful people who join and help will be rewarded against proven results.

Please answer the Job Chat questions that should either be on the application or emailed to you.


Reliable / Decisive / Pride / Respect / Exemplary / Team Player / Passion for success / Fun / Over Achiever / Ambitious / Balanced / Committed / Natural Problem Solver / Assertive / Confident / Organiser

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