INTERNAL SALES ASSISTANT BARRY An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Internal Sales Assistant to join our new flagship branch opening in Barry.
About us: Founded in 1931, LBS Builders Merchants is the largest and leading independent builders’ merchant in South Wales.
LBS has 16 merchant branches, 9 Total Plumbing Centres, 10 Middleton Kitchen & Bathroom showrooms, a specialist Civils business, a dedicated Roofing merchant, a Home & Garden Centre and Talbot Timber: a timber and roof truss manufacturer and supplier, spanning the whole of South Wales.
LBS employs over 380 local, expert staff throughout its branches and has a fleet of over 65 vehicles.
The company supplies building materials across many sectors including self-builds, large contractors, developers, plumbers, roofers, local authorities and the general public.
The Role: Joining a successful team, you will be required to generate and co-ordinate sales through the office via telephone and face to face contact both for builder’s merchants’ products.You will also be supporting the Branch Manager in achieving and exceeding sales targets at optimum margins, ensuring we maintain a high standard, creating and maintaining a loyal customer base and providing a first-class service.
The Person: You must be a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual with excellent communication skills, a natural flair for selling and have a commitment to customer service.
We are looking for someone who has excellent product knowledge and is passionate about delivering an outstanding level of customer service.
Knowledge of building materials is advantageous for this role but not essential.
Applicants must be computer literate to a basic level.
Working Hours: On average 44.5 hours per week covering the branch opening times between 7.30am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday plus alternate Saturday mornings 08:00am – 12 noon.
In return, we offer : Competitive Salary - Staff Purchase Scheme - Company Pension - Profit Share Scheme – Uniform - Training and Development Opportunities – C2W