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    PA to Sales Director

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: PA / Secretary
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
  • Date posted: 28/08/2019
  • Job reference: 41276_1566983562

Do you want to join an award-winning Project and Building Consultancy with a reputation for delivering commercially savvy advice to local and national clients? A company who cares for its employers and offers excellent benefits to include fast track to the top for outstanding performers, their own training academy, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, vitality healthcare package, well-being support to name but a few…

My client based in Preston have a vacancy for a Personal Assistant to the Sales Director, this is a varied and exciting opportunity within the business, and are looking for someone who is a highly driven and experienced Personal Assistant who will be able to focus on assisting team members with their marketing projects, researching industry information and Business Development activities as required.

Working closely with the Sales Director, you will be responsible for assisting and supporting the development, delivery and monitoring of Marketing and BD activities. You will be responsible for assisting the sales team with targeting plans, event planning, maintaining CRM system, controlling the organisations social media presence and working with the marketing professionals on projects as and when required.

The duties will include:

Email and diary management (your own and others)

Coordinating sales team (meetings, events, opportunities)

Plan and organise external events

Managing CRM system

Conduct industry-based research

Updating all social media platforms (Linkedin, Twitter etc)

Assist with Key Account management

Attend internal sales meetings

The successful PA will have:

Experience of working within a fast-paced business environment, ideally working within business development, marketing or sales

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Proven administrative and organisational skills with excellent attention to detail

Time management skills and ability to prioritise

Ability to work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines

To apply for this role please forward your CV to Tracy Bolan at Clayton Recruitment using the links below.

At Clayton Recruitment we passionately believe your talent matters, so we specialise in recruiting the best talent and connecting this to your opportunities. Based in the North West, our pedigree and service levels give those looking to make a move a refreshingly different recruitment experience. You will work with experienced professionals, dedicated to your success. Take a look at our web site www.clayton-recruitment.co.uk for our latest blogs and news and to keep up to date with current vacancies

Clayton Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.