Technical Sales Assistant

  • Post Date: 7th January 2020
Job Overview
Job Description

Responsible for coordinating with the Sales & Technical team the activities of the customers  with regard to customer requirements and associated support (pilot work) safety, under guidance from the line manager. Requires some basic coatings knowledge to provide good advice and sales support for customers.

- Ensures the performance of products offered match the customer requirements and provides commercial offers and marketing support for the line manager.

  • - Regularly coordinates with the Laboratory on customer projects and requirements for new development.
  • - Prepares quotations, feedback on quotations and market competition.
  • - Arranges for the issuing of orders, samples and technical literature.
  • - Follows up with customers and line manager on quotations, samples and support work.   
  • - Follows written or oral instructions in all work given by the line manager, for any additional work required to support the customer.
  • - Carries out housekeeping work including preparing equipment for safe use in accordance with company guidelines. 

  • Qualifications


    Minimum A level Chemistry (Bachelor Degree in Chemistry / Chemical Engineering preferable)


    Not applicable (some previous lab experience preferred)

    Job Skills

    - Analytical instruments operation and application equipment handling

    - Patent / process / internet search procedures for marketing and competitor activity

    - Chemicals Handling (including environmental, safety / MSDS understanding)

    - Safe working practices in a Laboratory Environment (paint factory)

    - Good Communication skills

    - Good negotiation skills and commercial awareness

    - Capable of understanding and following company procedures and guidelines.

    Job Detail
    • Salary£17,000 - £22,000
    • ExperienceDesirable not essential
    • QualificationsA Level Science
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