HAY is seeking a sales assistant to join its showroom in London.
Are you passionate about design and looking for a dynamic work environment at one of the most popular brands in furniture and design? Come and join our team. HAY is looking for a full-time sales assistant to assist our wholesale and contract sales team.
About the job
As a sales assistant you will be part of our team of five passionate and dedicated colleagues based in London. You will be working closely together with our account managers for UK and Ireland and be point of contact for customers from these countries. You will be reporting to our UK country manager. The focus will be on administrative tasks, monitoring customer communication and offering commercial support to the account managers. We offer you a great deal of freedom and responsibility to plan an effective work week in a supportive and positive environment.
- supporting sales team in the UK
- coordinating communication and workflow between customer and internal departments
- responding to customer-specific inquiries
- handling incoming calls, sending documentation and follow-up, general mailouts
- showroom management
- event and workshop planning
- updating pipeline/CRM
- organising product loans for dealers and press
You have experience from a similar position in an international company which is engaged in wholesale, retail and/or online activities. You master the use of Office and preferably SketchUp. You are fluent in English both spoken and in writing.
As a person, you thrive in a busy and dynamic environment. You are design savvy with excellent communication skills which you use to build and develop strong customer relations. You have strong organisational skills and commercial sense. You are flexible and an excellent team-player.
We look forward to hearing from you.
If you have any questions about the position, you are welcome to contact Morten Larsen at +44 7459 300049. Please send us your application and CV as soon as possible and at the latest 1 April. We evaluate applications and conduct interviews on an ongoing basis.
Application due: 1 April 2020
This position is only available to applicants based in the United Kingdom