Junior IT Sales Assistant

Working in a small and dynamic IT services business, the purpose of this role will be to identify and make contact with businesses who might be prospective clients.

This role is being provided through the UK Government Kickstart Scheme and it is important you meet the criteria before applying.  These are:

  • You are 18-24 years of age.
  • You are claiming universal credit.

You must speak to your work coach in order to be put forward for this role.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and will share our core values:

  • We seek Fair and balanced relationships.
  • We are Passionate about getting things done.
  • We want to Learn about new ideas.
  • We have Fun together and support one another.
  • We Care about doing a brilliant job.
  • We always put ourselves in our Clients’ Shoes.

Main purpose of the role

The role with be working with the Marketing Manager and Managing Director to help the company make contact with businesses who might be prospective clients.  You will be based in the office to start, with the opportunity to work, in part, from home once established.

Main duties

  • Researching and identifying target businesses.
  • Contacting them by phone to qualify them and identify appropriate IT contacts.
  • Identify current IT contacts and whether they are reviewing.
  • Update the company’s CRM system.
  • Invite prospective clients to company webinars and events.

Knowledge, skills and personal qualities

  • Basic computing skills (email, Office suite).
  • Confident telephone manner.
  • Own transport (car or bike) as no public transport to office.

Experience

  • Some experience of using a CRM system would be useful.

Benefits

There will be three weeks initial training with our training partner Jolt before commencing the placement.

Salary

A salary will be provided and commission for any sales made.

Apply

You must speak to your work coach in order to be put forward for this role.

  • Please reference the following to your work coach in order to ensure a proper referral to the role. Once referred by your work coach, you will be able to apply directly for the role:
  • Role name: Junior IT Sales Assistant
  • Company name: Pro Drive IT
  • Post Code: GU3 1HS