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Account Product Sales MAnager Caldic Vacancies
24 July 2017

Commercial Assistant

United Kingdom, Chesterfield

Full time

As a Commercial Assistant / Internal Sales Person you will be responsible for both the administration and care of existing customer accounts. Your role will include processing sales orders, purchase orders, along with ensuring stock levels are maintained and managing timely deliveries. You will also contribute in commercial activities to attract prospective customers in conjunction with our team of externally based Product Sales Managers. You will maintain close contact with existing customers creating a valued customer relationship. You will advise customers on pricing and delivery lead times and handle queries and enquiries within a predetermined framework.

  • The candidate that we are looking for is commercially aware, customer orientated and should have an entrepreneurial and “can do” approach to business.
  • The role requires exceptional interpersonal qualities. You should be able to relate to customers and colleagues at all levels.

About you

Your personality can be described as enterprising, enthusiastic and energetic.  You will need to have a strong commercial understanding and an efficient persona. Your method is characterised as solution and results-oriented, and you have strong analytical and communication skills.   You will act as a full partner for your relationships with customers, suppliers and colleagues.  In addition, you will need to have:

  • Relevant sales order / purchase order processing experience in a business-to-business environment
  • Previous internal sales experience.
  • A good knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Experience of chemical distribution would be preferred but not essential.

Our offer

A challenging position within a dynamic international organization. Our culture is characterized as enterprising and no-nonsense. In addition to a good salary and a company pension scheme, we offer a pleasant working environment in an enthusiastic team.

About us

Established over 25 year's ago, operating from two locations, Caldic UK is a distributor of chemical products including Acids, Lye's, Solvents and Speciality Chemicals. Its close cooperation with many international producers, its broad range of added value services coupled with a complimentary product range and its modern, well equipped logistic facilities make Caldic UK a respected partner with UK industry. We are a customer-centric organization focused on delivering high quality and cost effective solutions. Adding value to the business of our customers and suppliers by innovation is our core value. Our ambition is to be a trustworthy partner for supplier and customer, to safeguard their business while offering an honest and innovative partnership that brings the best to both worlds. Caldic UK is part of Caldic, a full-service distributor engaged in the production and distribution of food ingredients, chemicals, health care- and technical solutions. Since the foundation in 1970, it has expanded to a global company with 1100 employees. At the moment Caldic is represented in 17 countries with more than 40 locations in Europe, Asia Pacific and North America.