Technical Design & Sales Executive

  • Location
    Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 21000 / Year
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Customer Service
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference

Adecco are looking to support our client with a new position within the sales team with additional design and sales administration experiences.
A fast growing department this is a wonderful opportunity.Previous tech design, CAD,software experience or building experience would be an advantage

To liaise with customers and manage sales from initial enquiries, through to invoicing and post purchase product and technical design specification support.


  • Liaising with customers regarding enquiries

  • Reviewing customer drawings and providing customers with accurate quotations using CAD based software.

  • Processing customer orders

  • Processing invoices for sales transactions

  • Driving upsell / cross sell opportunities when applicable, including both water & electric underfloor heating products

  • Taking phone calls from customers

  • Dealing with and responding to customer emails

  • Providing after purchase product and technical advice to customers

  • Maintains working knowledge of products and services sold

  • Answers questions about product specifications

  • Explains product pricing or package pricing

  • Follows up quotations with customers to maximise sales opportunities

  • Managing customer databases, including product warranties

  • Implementing and maintaining procedures/office administrative systems

Key Skills

  • Organised

  • Good computer skills

  • Customer service focused

  • Goal-oriented

  • Adaptable to new challenges

  • Approachable

  • Problem solver

  • Strong communicator

  • Good attention to detail

  • Proactive and self-motivated

  • Demonstrates initiative

  • Process driven

  • Reliable

  • Courteous telephone manner

  • Team player

Competent in Word, Excel & Sage

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Julie Cameron