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Sales Support Assistant

Listing ID: 1051266

Sales Support Assistant

Type of Position: Permanent Position
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: Tagged Resources
Location: Hertfordshire, East Anglia, UK
Hours: Full Time
Experience: 2 to 5 years
Reference Number: TGS1105
Salary: £20,000
Twitter Handle: @taggedresources
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 3 weeks 2 days
About: We are industry specialists working with Retail and Wholesale Suppliers. As a team we have 25 years of recruitment and industry experience, working with Retail and Wholesale Suppliers and have always believed that best practice means keeping it simple. We are passionate about what we do and work very hard, taking the time to build strong relationships, understanding your business and personal requirements. To this end we have key goals and values that run through everything we do.

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Sales Support Assistant to join a reputable and established supplier of fashion to high street retailers.
                                                                              
The Role:                                                          

  • Update and manage critical paths.
  • Ensuring purchase orders are correct before sending to factory
  • Follow order status with factories / far-east offices
  • Provide administrative support to the team
  • Communicate with customers and Far East teams via email and telephone
  • Chase samples ensuring they meet deadline requirements.
  • Steam and package samples for delivery to customers
  • Preparation of showroom for customer meetings, hanging, collecting samples.
  • Manage the Garment Technical function in line with critical path requirements
  • Assess technical issues, which could delay the critical path
  • Create risk assesment’s for all styles on order and provide a list of test requirements based on the product and buyer manuals
  • Ensure the following fittings are carried out with the in line with the customer requirements:  
  • 1st Fit
  • Black Seal
  • Gold Seals
  • Maintain effective communication with overseas technologists in all technical and quality requirements for each style as required by the customer
  • Travel may be required within the UK and overseas
  • Maintain good working relationships, an open dialogue and effective communication, both within the team and at all levels with other teams/departments within the Company.

 
Skills Required:

  • Excellent MS Office skills especially Word and Excel, with some PowerPoint an advantage
  • Willingness to learn with excellent communication skills
  • Hindu speaking would be advantageous
  • Capable of working under pressure and on own initiative with a flexible approach to the workload
  • Strong organisational skills
  • To work as part of a small team – be a team player
  • Self motivated
  • Willingness to undertake some travel in the UK
  • Experience in the garment / fashion business with knowledge of production cycle in factories in China, Bangladesh & India - desirable.
  • Have demonstrable ability to work to critical deadlines
  • Technical ability with knowledge of garment make-up and production methods with knowledge of fit on mannequins and pattern alteration.
  • Have a good working knowledge of customer quality standards
  • Strong interpersonal and people management skills
  • Full UK Driving Licence - preferable

 
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