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Sales Executive - Finance

Job Title: Sales Executive - Finance
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, London
Salary: £11 per hour + commission
Start Date: 19/09/2016
Duration: 3-4 weeks
REF: 3651247
Contact Name: Ngaire Wallace
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

Our client, a rapidly growing organisation in the finance sector, have an exciting opportunity for a bright and talented sales executive to help them further expand their business and cement their brand as a household name. The position is an immediate start temporary contract for 3 - 4 weeks, based in central London.

We are seeking an experienced outbound sales executive to make the most of the main sales season and sell our client's products to new customers. You will be adept at listening the needs of potential customers and understanding which products would be best suited to them. You will be working with the support of the marketing team who will be warming up your leads with email marketing.

You will need to be keeping track of your leads and sales in a sales pipeline, with clear, coherent and methodical notes and you should be good at identifying trends in your sales to maximise your sales.

You need to be self-motivated and ambitious, with an excellent phone manner and very high level of spoken English with excellent attention to detail. You must have experience of making sales in an outbound sales role before.

Key Responsibilities

  • You will be making outbound calls, and be able to understand quickly which one of our client's products best meets the contact's needs
  • You will be processing the sale, taking payment and updating notes on our system.
  • You will be creating and maintaining a sales pipeline, with clear, methodical up to date notes
  • You will be identifying sales trends and using this to direct your activities to maximise conversion
  • You will be reporting back to the business on progress to date
  • You will from time to time be updating customer profile data or directing customers to enable them to update their profile through our online system
  • You will be effortlessly be able to give them information about the connection process and proposition

Person spec

  • Sales 'A player'
  • You must have had previous experience in an outbound sales role
  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills
  • A creative problem-solver
  • Interest in the finance industry
  • Excellent communication skills
  • You need to be a responsive listener, adapting your approach when necessary
  • Strong work ethic and timekeeping
  • Learns from their mistakes and commits to performing at their best
  • You're friendly, positive and feel confident talking to a diverse audience
  • Self-starter, organised and reliable with attention to detail