Reference : GBR04896

Sales Office Assistant

  • Sales
  • United Kingdom Manchester
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 10/13/2021

Position description

At Saint-Gobain we pride ourselves on being innovative, customer focused, agile, open and engaging and entrepreneurial. We are also proud to have been named a ‘Top Employer’ for 5 consecutive years. If you are well organised, you put your customer first, and you want to know what it’s like to work for a top employer that is working hard to make the world a better home; then please read on to find out more about this exciting opportunity to join us as Sales Office Assistant.

You’ll be working for Ceramic Tile Distributors in Denton, Manchester. CTD is one of more than 30+ exciting Saint-Gobain brands in the UK and specialises in sourcing and supplying a vast range of high quality tile designs to all sectors of the interior and architectural market. With over 50 years of experience, CTD is one of the leading names in the industry, striving to bring the latest advances in tile manufacturing to each individual collection as well as considering consumer demands, from the desirability of classic design styles to the latest cutting-edge trends.

Is this role right for me?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; so whether you’ve never worked in this industry before, or had years of experience with one our competitors, you’re just as likely to be a great fit!  A great Sales Office Assistant at CTD is organised in their approach, showing good attention to detail so their work is accurate and reliable. As a methodical and approachable person, you will be able to work well on your own and take full ownership and responsibility for the work you do.

There are some specific skills and experience we are looking for from suitable candidates;

  • PC literate
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Working Knowledge of H&S legislation
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Experience of an office environment
  • Excellent administration skills
  • Sales experience
  • Experience of working in a pressurised environment

What will I be doing in the role?

Our Sales Office Assistant is one of our most important roles in the business. A great Sales Office Assistant will help keep our business running smoothly. To support the business you will;

  • Ensure good communications between departments
  • Compliance to all office health and safety legislation.
  • Support with completion of customer complaints to satisfactory standard.
  • Complete reports as defined by the Sales Office Manager.
  • Meet sales targets and the required standards of customer service.
  • Take sales office calls.
  • Assist in any other day to day duties as required by Sales Office Supervisor/Manager.



Who are we ?

Are CTD and Saint-Gobain an Inclusive employer?

We’re working hard to be, and we’re keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!

We understand that a diverse workplace is not only a more enjoyable place to be, but also facilitates better decision making and innovation. So, whoever you are, and whichever Saint-Gobain business you join, you can be sure of a warm welcome with us.

And what about flexibility?

The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role (this could be flexible hours, a job share, part time, to name a few). We can’t guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting, but we promise to listen.


Top Employer 2021