Sales Coordinator /

  • TBC,
  • Permanent / Full Time

We’re looking for a confident Area Sales Coordinator to join our client’s Internal Sales team in Leeds. Do you have an interest in science and enjoy interacting with people? If so, we may have the perfect role for you.
One of the UK’s leading speciality chemical distributors. Their customers include Lush, The Body Shop, Boots, Procter & Gamble, Unilever, Neal’s Yard and Molton Brown, plus many more!
We’re on the lookout for an Area Sales Coordinator to join a friendly team. Working closely with an external account manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for building and maintaining lasting customer relationships.
The role is very autonomous - great for self-starters who thrive on working on their own initiative. When you start, you’ll have the opportunity to learn more about the chemical industry, our customers/suppliers and our innovative product range. Throughout your journey, you’ll be encouraged to take ownership of any business opportunities you identify.

  • Develop and maintain customer relationships.
  • Action all incoming customer enquiries promptly and efficiently.
  • Comprehensively promote the company’s product range and services to all current and prospective customers within a designated sales region.
  • Work in partnership with an External Account Manager.
  • Perform outbound proactive sales calls and joint visits as directed by Account Managers.
  • Great communicator who listens to and can manage customer relations.
  • Strong organisation and time management.
  • Commercial awareness.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • A team player who loves to get involved.
  • Comprehensive understanding of Microsoft Office.
  • Confident working in a sales environment
  • Full UK driving license
Based in the heart of Leeds City Centre, their modern offices are a few minutes' walk from the train station. As well as a competitive salary, they offer: a 35-hour working week Monday to Friday, generous employer contribution pension scheme, private health care plan and buy/sell holiday scheme.
If you think you’ve got what it takes and would like to join a friendly team, where no two days are the same, please apply with your CV and covering letter, where possible.
Key Appointments UK Ltd will assess your suitability for the role based on the information contained in your CV and application. This includes skills, experience, education, and location. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide specific feedback to applicants who are not successful.
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