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Sales Executive

  • Location: York
  • Salary: £24,000-£26,000
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing: 1 July 2021
  • Ref: SN/AJ/2705

We have registered a superb opportunity working as an Sales Executive/ Transport Manager cover for a business that supplies steel based in York. This a permanent contract for candidates who are looking for a role with progression. We are looking for candidates with Sales experience who are available to start work immediately.

Main Duties:

  • Creating own client base within the steel plate industry
  • Learning about the different grades of steel the business supplies
  • Building relationships with both existing and prospective clients to win business
  • Dealing with client enquiries both on the telephone and via email
  • Prepare accurate sales quotations
  • Processing orders to be passed onto the warehouse
  • Visiting clients and potential clients to evaluate needs or promote products and services

Transport cover role

  • Tying up test certificates for each order, making sure all documentation is accurate
  • Ensuring each wagon is efficiently loaded
  • Planning routes for each wagon
  • Liaising with sub contracted hauliers as well as our own

Key skills:

  • A confident, outgoing and can-do attitude
  • Good arithmetic skills
  • Strong work ethic with the ability to use own initiative
  • Must be flexible when necessary
  • A background in Sales would be beneficial
  • Competent in all Microsoft Office Applications
  • Must have own transportation


  • Discretionary bonus every 6 months – starting after 1 successful year with the company
  • 20 days holiday plus a week at Christmas and bank holidays, rising by 1 day for every 2 years you have been at the company up to a maximum of 25 days
  • Potential car allowance after 2 years with the company

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