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Account Manager

Salary Negotiable depending on experience (£25k to £30k package)

Closing Date for Applicants: 11th October 2019 

Account Manager – ukprintprice.com

The Print & Packaging People (3p Direct Ltd) are looking for an experienced Account Manager to join our existing ukprintprice.com team and to support the launch of our new site ukprinting.com . We ideally require someone with sales or customer service experience in the printing industry or with a promotional products background. Our print division has seen considerable growth by providing customers with a very broad range of printed and promotional products. We offer in house design, considerable storage and distribution resource as well as in-depth product knowledge and experience of the print industry. While a print or promotional product background is preferable for this particular position, we will provide ongoing training on a wide range of products including promotional products, large format and point of sale.

Key Responsibilities

*Working in a busy team of six people, the role is mostly office based and a mixture of sales and customer service. Several enquires are received daily by email, telephone and via the web site. By using our quoting system you will be required to provide quotes to both new and existing customers. When any prospect accounts become live accounts, they are allocated to the Account Manger to encourage account development.

* You may be required to provide samples, follow up on quotations and consult our design department to assist with customers’ artwork. When the quotations progress to orders, you will proof the job, get customer approval and liaise with our suppliers. The final stage is to either take payment on a pro- forma basis or larger customers tend to be on account.

* A good commercial understanding and an organised nature is required to manage several jobs at the same time and develop relationships with existing accounts as well as developing new accounts. We have a culture of advising our customers on best production practices, getting them the best prices and reacting to tight production lead times.  On larger jobs we often obtain prices from both the UK and Far East suppliers.

To apply, please email your CV to Richard Tyler at r.tyler@3pdirect.co.uk

Sales Coordinator

Salary: £18,000 p/a.

Sales Coordinator – ukpackaging.com

The Print & Packaging People (3p Direct Ltd) are looking for a Sales Coordinator to join our ukpackaging.com team. We are looking for someone with customer service or sales experience, ideally from a packaging background.
Ukpackaging.com is one of the largest packaging ecommerce websites in the UK, offering over 2000 packaging products from stock, with next day delivery available on orders placed before 5pm. Our stock range includes corrugated boxes, ecommerce packaging, postal packaging, cushion protection, pallet wrap and strapping. Our Account Management team also offer bespoke pricing, stock holding and credit terms for larger regular users of packaging.

Key Responsibilities

*Working in a busy team of six people, the role is office based and a mixture of customer service, purchasing and sales administration.

*Dealing with incoming telephone and emailed customer service enquiries and responding in a timely manner.

*Processing incoming ecommerce orders, liaising with our warehouse, courier and suppliers, you will be required to keep customers informed any stock or delivery issues.

*Raising purchase orders to suppliers for any non-stock items or direct deliveries.

*A good telephone manner, organised nature and ability to develop relationships with suppliers and customers is very important. Competent IT skills are essential, including Microsoft Outlook and Excel. Experience using Sage Accounts is preferred but not essential. Training will be provided in all aspects of the role, including products, systems and software.

To apply, please email your CV to Paul Wright at p.wright@3pdirect.co.uk