Sales Admin Assistant

Gateshead, Full Time

Department: Sales

Salary: £18,650 + benefits

Closing Date: 08 Aug 2021

As a Stag and Hen Company, we have been organising events since 1999 and have over 25,000 successful weekends under our belts.

We’re looking for a sales admin assistant to support our existing sales team. This is a varied role, and the perfect first step towards a full sales executive position. We want someone who isn’t afraid of hard work, can take direction well but work under own initiative and is super enthusiastic.

Your main responsibilities:
  • Taking ownership of sales enquiries, particularly for smaller group sizes and low conversion locations, primarily liasing with clients as our ‘online team’
  • Speaking with customers on the phone, helping match their requests to hotel and activity options within our portfolio
  • Helping sales team process bookings, including availability checks with suppliers
  • General administrative duties such as keeping website packages up to date with accurate pricing / assisting with emails and customer messages for sales executives when required
  • Flexibility to work in different areas as business needs dictate
You will have the following:
  • Positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • Willingness to learn the ins and outs of how the weekends side of the company works
  • You’ll be able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people, both in writing and verbally - a high level of written proficiency is essential
  • You’ll be able to work with a high level of accuracy and show excellent attention to detail, even under pressure
  • Computer literate, with experience using MS office, including Outlook
  • Ability to problem solve and think on your feet
The following is preferred:
  • Experience in a sales environment
  • Knowledge of the travel / events industry
  • Experience using bespoke computer systems such as CRM’s
Benefits of working with us:
  • Work nights out, trips away (UK and abroad) About Us
  • Product testing (Cocktail classes, meals, activities etc)
  • Vibrant work environment (music in the office, pool table, games consoles, TVs etc)
  • 25 days holiday per annum
  • Casual dress code
  • Tea and coffee daily
About Last Night of Freedom:

Located in Gateshead quays, Last Night of Freedom is a fun, dynamic office in with some of the most creative people in the north east and we are looking for an enthusiastic individual with a passion for events to work within our operations department. This is a brilliant opportunity for anyone looking for an introduction to the travel and events industry.

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Sales Admin Assistant