Sales & Marketing Assistant

£17000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
New Exciting Sales & Marketing Assistant Job, Coventry, £17,000 - £19,000 Your new company Your new company is an ever-growing UK manufacturer established over 35 years, looking to develop and extend their global consumer base. Your new role The Sales & Marketing Assistant will report to the Sales & Marketing Co-ordinator and will be supporting both the export and marketing functions of the business. They will need to be an excellent communicator, confident and professional when talking to clients, organised and have very good administration skills coupled with a positive pro-active personality. The main duties will be varied but will include: Proactive company introductions by email, telephone & post Responding to telephone & email enquiries regarding lead times and prices Responding to website generated enquiries Participation at exhibitions if required Client visits may also be part of the role after full training Spreadsheets, sales reporting, epos sales analysis, putting together presentations, new line forms, monitoring of competitor activity etc. Press releases, web content, copy writing, internal communications Ad-hoc project work which could include trade show organisation, packaging, POS, liaison with designers etc. What you'll need to succeed As the ideal candidate you will have an excellent telephone manner, be able to communicate with clients in a professional way, over the phone and by email and be keen to progress their career in a growing and highly successful company. Previous experience in a customer service or sales based role would be ideal but candidates with a relevant Degree or Business Qualification who are passionate about pursuing a career in a Sales & Marketing environment will be considered. What you'll get in return A salary of £17,000 - £19,000 What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at This job was originally posted as