Sales Trainee (Tilbury)

Meyer Timber is the supplier of the widest choice of wood based panel products in the UK, we are consistently reliable and provide exceptional levels of customer service; our unique next day delivery service has lead to us being the supplier of choice to our vast customer base.


We have an opportunity to join our vibrant business within our busy sales team.  The successful candidates will be self motivated, confident and have a passion for developing a sales career. 


In this key support role, following training, you will:


  • Answer all calls in a polite, quick and efficient manner
  • Direct calls, provide information to callers, take and relay messages
  • Check stock and deal with customer enquiries professionally
  • Ensure all sales administration is actioned and is up to date
  • Be proactive – including ringing customers from database to chase orders
  • Provide general administrative and office support as required
  • Liaising with head office to link and control depot administrative work


Our top performers can demonstrate:


  • Passion for our business and strong work ethic
  • Confident with the ability to take responsibility
  • Ability to learn quickly, respond positively to changing demands, embrace and implement new ideas in a fluid and growing operation
  • Excellent communication, organisational and problem solving skills
  • Ability to multi task with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Customer focus with the ability to build effective relationships


In return we deliver:


  • A vibrant work environment
  • Opportunity to grow a career
  • Ongoing support and training
  • Competitive salary and great earnings potential
  • Excellent working conditions and hours


We support our sales team with open, team based and friendly support staff enabling you to gain answers to your questions and build internal relationships quickly. 


Fit within our entrepreneurial culture is essential; as is the ability to work within our robust and vibrant open plan office.

If you are excited by the prospect of joining our team please apply online by submitting your full CV or completed application form and covering letter, quoting reference TIL/ST/06.


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