International Sales Assistant
Quarto Publishing Group is a leading global publisher of award winning illustrated non-fiction adult and children's books. We now have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and sales driven individual to join our International Sales team for this pivotal role within the department. This is a varied and busy role, acting first and foremost as the main point of contact between the company and our external sales reps and distributor, as well as providing essential administrative support for our internal International sales team across the UK and US.
The International Sales team exports English Language books across the globe, and this role reports into the Senior International Sales Manager.
The ideal candidate for this position will have some experience of sales and administration, ideally, but not essential, within book sales. They will need to be a top communicator with excellent organisation and written skills, the ability to work to deadlines as well as prioritising workloads. Initiative, an eye for detail and team spirit are all qualities we are looking for, whilst excellent IT skills are essential for this role.
Key tasks will include:
Liaison for all the International Sales team requirements
Preparation, collation and distribution of sales material
Supporting sales team with retailer and wholesalers sales presentations and spreadsheets
Customer liaison for order processing
Attending sales meetings, conferences and exhibitions as and when required
General sales enquiries
This is a great opportunity for a committed self-starter and multi-tasker, who has a passion for both adult and children's books and who would like to pursue a career in publishing with an interest in the International Sales environment.
If you would like to apply for this role please send you CV with a covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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