Sales Team Leader

  • Location
    Cannock, Staffordshire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Sales & Retail - Business Development
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Sales Team Leader



£25,000 Per Annum

Adecco are currently looking to recruit a sales team leader, servicing our customers' needs and working closely with the commercial teams. To be a key decision maker, influence pricing, achieve sales targets and maximise sales opportunities. To lead and motivate a team of Sales Coordinators in providing excellent customer.

Key Accountabilities

  • Key account management, improve schedule accuracy and resolve invoice disputes.

  • Be responsible for key account reviews with stakeholders.

  • Review customer profiles to identify opportunities to increase sales.

  • Analyse data including sales trends.

  • Collaborating with the commercial teams to promote stocks and increase sales.

  • Work with the Sales & Operational Planning Team to identify schedule changes in line with production and deliver suitable resolutions.

  • Identify areas of improvement and ensure customer compliance.

  • Continuous performance monitoring, KPI reviews.

  • People management, including performance reviews, absence and other personnel matters.

  • Managing workflow of the teams.

  • Coaching and development of the team to improve knowledge and efficiency of staff.

  • Route cause analysis and implement corrective actions.

  • Support and cover all aspects of the sales coordinator role.

  • Managing schedules, working with transport partners to deliver on time and in full.

  • Order book management.

  • Haulage payment management.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • PC Literate and numerate, proficient in Microsoft applications, including Office and Excel.

  • Data analysis, using Excel and Cognos.

  • Proven ability to make decisions at management level.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Customer service and continuous improvement experience.

  • Proven ability to lead and motivate people effectively.

  • Demonstrate creativity and adaptability.

  • Flexible and able to work under pressure, use own initiative.

  • Applicants must be willing to travel and stay overnight from time to time.

  • Full driving licence.

Key Performance indicators

  • Sales in line with agreed budgeted volumes (key account).

  • Schedule accuracy.

  • Credit/Invoice dispute resolution.

  • Service levels met.

  • Employee reviews & staff management.

In return you will benefit from:

  • £25,000 Per Annum

  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays - 3 or 4 days are kept back for company closure in between Christmas and New Year.

  • Pension scheme with Aviva - after probationary period. company will also contribute a percentage.

  • Free on-site parking

  • Free refreshments

The above role is based on a permanent full-time basis with an ASAP start available. To apply please follow the link to apply or call Georgia on 01384 456782 for more information.

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Please apply with your CV to: Georgia Taylor