Reference : 576304

Sales Specialist

  • Sales
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 02/06/2020

Additional description

Sales Specialist – Minster

Minster are a part of Saint Gobain - Winners of ‘TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL' five years running! (2016-2020)

"Join the fastest growing national specialist insulation and dry lining distributor in the UK’’

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic individual to join our NEW branch based in Bridgwater.

As a result of our consistent growth, we are looking for an ambitious Sales Specialist to join Minster and play a pivotal role in proactively building strong customer relationships, providing a first class service and developing sales opportunities with internal/external customers or suppliers. You will also utilise all available resources in order to achieve sales KPI’s and resolve customer issues and concerns efficiently.

As a Sales Specialist with Minster, you will:

  • Work proactively across our sales/customer focused environment.
  • Develop market growth in chosen customer and product segments by driving proactive sales.
  • Support all Company Customer Service initiatives.
  • Ensure that your branch is the best provider of customer service locally and nationally as defined by our customer.

Are you the right person for the role?

  • Proven experience in a proactive sales/customer focused environment.
  • Demonstrate the ability to be confident in dealing with customer issues and concerns.
  • Ability to work within your local team and across the wider Minster teams nationally.
  • Ensure that your branch is the best provider of customer service locally and nationally as defined by our customer.
  • Knowledge of the industry preferred but not essential.
  • Proficient MS Office platforms.

What are the benefits?

In addition to a competitive base salary plus an attractive bonus scheme, you will benefit from a significant focus on your own personal development and also have access to:

  • 31 days holiday (including bank holidays).
  • Staff discounts on thousands of high street retailers and big known brands also leisure activities various other benefits.
  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • As a Minster employee, you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.

So if you're up for a new challenge and think you have what it takes, apply online today!

Apply via this advert or directly on our Careers website (

Saint-Gobain encourage and welcome diverse applications AND ARE COMMITTED TO SUCCESS THROUGH OUR DIVERSE COLLEAGUE COMMUNITY. We’re committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of ethnicity, colour, race, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, neurodiversity, taste in music, fashion sense or any other characteristic that makes you unique. If you have a disability or special need that requires support or adjustments to working or interview arrangements, please let us know.

On occasion we need to close advertisements earlier than expected, we therefore strongly encourage you to make your application promptly to avoid disappointment.

AGENCY? Please note that we have our own recruitment marketing and search functions alongside an already agreed set of agency partners and will not accept any third party CV’s/Applications from anyone unless invited to do so. Saint-Gobain accepts no responsibility for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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