Telesales/Customer Service Assistant, Kettering

Posted By:Kettering Branch
Telephone:01536 526449

Job Summary

Reference: 726100681
Job Type: Temporary
Location: Kettering
Salary: 9.00 per hour
Date Posted: 11/16/2016

Job Description

We currently have a temporary vacancy in the Telesales team for our Kettering client, working 35 hours per week on a term-time basis

State date: ASAP

End date: Up until Christmas (possibly longer)

About the role

Telesales Assistants are part of a team delivering a range of services to the Primary and Secondary Sales and Marketing divisions. The team provides support by tele-prospecting and email-prospecting to UK Primary and Secondary schools and speaking to key decision makers within these establishments. There is also a need to follow up product placements with further calling to offer discounts and close orders.
The team also provides support for after school events and school training, by calling schools to raise awareness and book places for teachers to attend workshops and training sessions.

About you

The successful candidate will require the following:

Experience of a selling environment would be useful, but not essential

Excellent keyboard and administration skills
Knowledge of Word and Excel an advantage
Calm and professional manner
High level of self-motivation
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Excellent timekeeping
Previous experience within a customer service environment.

The hours of work will be:

Monday - Friday - 8.30 am - 4.30pm

Rate of pay 9.00 per hour

The successful candidate will be required to work well under pressure, with the minimum supervision whilst demonstrating a proactive approach to managing their call schedules and using their initiative

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience, please send a CV in word format by clicking on apply or call Sophie Smith on 01536 526449.