Trainee Account Manager

We are currently recruiting for a hardworking individual to come and join the team at our busy head office.

Position: Trainee Account Manager

Division: All divisions

Base: Head office – Bacup, Lancashire (provides an easy commute from surrounding areas including Rossendale, Burnley and Rochdale)

Hours: Full time – 40 hours per week

Salary: Negotiable – depending on experience

Benefits: Competitive salary, incentives, free parking and in-house training

Job Description:

We are recruiting for an internal Trainee Account Manager. The successful person will join our very busy yet vibrant head office in Bacup, Lancashire.

Key aspects of the role include:

  • Representing our professional brand and becoming knowledgeable on the products and services we offer
  • Building relationships with our existing customers to cater for their requirements
  • Assisting with enquiries via phone and email from both prospects and customers
  • Arranging quotations and managing sales orders using our integrated software tool
  • Following up on sales leads and sending quotations
  • Developing new business for the company
  • Participating in other sales promotional activities

Ideal candidates will have the following:

  • Determination and a good willingness to learn
  • Be self-motivated with ability to build positive working relationships
  • Be a team player with ability to work using own initiative
  • Good IT skills especially using Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven customer support experience
  • Experience working in an office environment

Candidates will be expected to complete a literacy and numeracy test at interview.  The successful candidate will receive comprehensive in-house training.

Please send a CV and cover letter detailing why you are suitable for this position to