Sales Office Assistant

Location
Corbridge, Northumberland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Jul 2019
Closes
15 Aug 2019
Ref
225797196
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sales Office Assistant

The Company;

TreesPlease Ltd specialises in growing and suppling bare root trees for the forestry, landscaping and agricultural sectors. Having opened shop 32 years ago, TreesPlease has grown from a small nursery aiming to supply the local area with trees from local provenances, into its current position of supply in excess of 15 million trees per year to its UK wide customer base.

Job Summery;

We have an exciting opportunity for a hard working and enthusiastic individual who is keen to provide excellent customer service and will work as part of a team to help get through our busy selling periods.

Job Roles;

  • Taking and making phone calls with customers
  • Relaying accurate messages from customers to other members of the team
  • Using a specialist nursery management program for data entry (entering sales orders and producing invoices/receipts for customers) and well as taking payments
  • Liaising with customers with regards to delivery times and reporting any specialist delivery instructions
  • General office duties such as filing and record keeping
  • Meeting customers and helping customers with order collections
  • Any other ad hoc tasks

The successful candidate will be able to manage their own work load and prioritise work which has deadlines. Communication and interpersonal skills are a must as is an ability to work accurately and part of a team. A background knowledge in forestry/woodland management is desirable but not essential.

To apply please send your CV along with an accompanying cover letter

Based in Corbridge, Northumberland