Trade Counter Sales Admin - Permanent, 28-30k

Location Swords, Dublin
Job Type Permanent
Salary €28000 - €30000 per annum
Published 4 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Sarah Healy
Job Ref DN 001207P_1551784121

Job Description

Sales Administrator/Trade Counter Assistant| Manufacturing | Dublin North

The Client: A successful and innovative Irish owned company with decades of experience in their field. Due to recent growth and significant improvements in the industry, they are seeking to appoint a Trade Counter Assistant on a full-time, permanent basis. This is an excellent opportunity with a well-established company and the successful candidate will enjoy excellent career progression opportunities and a competitive salary.

While this role is sales based, the key focus is customer service. The successful candidate will be responsible for building and maintaining client relationships and work to up-sell on the product range.

The key duties will include:

  • Taking phone orders and compiling quotations
  • Meeting with customers face to face and carrying out showroom visits
  • Managing orders via email
  • Liaising on a daily basis with Sales Reps and supporting them with administrative duties
  • Liaising with warehouse staff / delivery drivers with dispatch information and scheduling
  • Working with internal accounts team to assist with payment on accounts
  • The successful candidate will work in the warehouse for the first 3 months to get to gain knowledge on their extensive product range


  • At least 2-3 years working in a busy customer service/trade counter position
  • The ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent numerical skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • The ability to work as part of a close knit team

In Return:

  • Salary 28-30k depending on skills/experience
  • Career progression
  • Work for a successful and progressive company
  • Parking

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