Sales Assistant Jobs

As a Sales Assistant, you will primarily provide support to the Sales Representative or Manager. Your role could be fairly office based however you may be required to attend consumer or trade events to represent the brand and aid the selling process. 

Responsibilities may include:

  • Aiding with the creation of sales presentations
  • Detailing the pricing structures for a Manager's potential clients
  • Answer client and customer queries
  • Attend events to represent the company and its product/service
  • Help with the preparation of sales reports
  • Assist in administration tasks
  • Carry out research to identify trends in the market

How do I secure a Sales Assistant role?

To secure a Sales Assistant position, you may require a degree or qualification in Business, Sales or a similar field. Companies may desire some sales experience however could potentially offer on the job training for those who want to build a career in Sales.

Sales Assistants require proficient IT skills and must be knowledgeable of most Microsoft office packages. You will have excellent communication skills, both verbally and written in order to liaise with various clients and customers, whilst being confident at events. Sales Assistants also require great customer service skills and must be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

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  1. Customer Service / Account Executive

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £19000 to £28000 p/a

    Category: Sales Assistant

    An opportunity has arisen for a Customer Service/Account Executive to join our client who are based in Edinburgh. The role is a permanent full-time role. Reporting directly to the Operations director, this key role has end to end responsibility and would suit someone with an outgoing personality and great ...