Job title: Assistant Sales Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Monthly
Location: Port Louis
Job published: 19/09/2023
Job ID: 40668
Contact name: Martine Leung

Job Description

Our client in the manufacturing industry is looking for an Assistant Sales Manager


  • Provide the Sales Manager and the Company with updated market information in respect of product lines
  • Assist the Sales Manager in controlling distribution channels
  • Assist the Sales Manager in planning and scheduling product deliveries
  • Along with the Sales Team, process orders, prepare quotes as required
  • Assist the Sales Manager in evaluating demand and priorities orders accordingly
  • Assist the Sales Manager in developing sales forecast
  • Assist the Sales Manager to prepare yearly sales Budget
  • To work on sales analysis for different customers
  • To ensure that all invoices are checked and sent to the account department within 48 hours
  • Assist the Sales Manager to reply to tenders
  • To reply to customer’s requirements within 24 hours
  • Continually meet customers satisfaction and maintain good business relationships and networking, with a view to understanding customer needs
  • Plan and carry out direct sales and marketing activities
  • Align with Manager’s sales strategies and objectives
  • Promote actual products and services
  • Achieve sales targets
  • Represent the Company in Sales and Marketing events, including fairs, sales events, etc.
  • Any cognate duties as assigned by Sales Manager and Managing Director

Applicant profile

  • Holder of a Diploma in Sales/ Marketing/ Communication or a related field. At least 3 years of relevant work experience in a Sales/ Marketing/ Communication or related function
  • Conversant with MS Office and specialist knowledge of Excel
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to prioritize
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to build and maintain rapport with clients and stakeholders
  • Prior experience in production planning is a definite plus
  • Understanding of product and product lines

Proactive Talent Solutions reserves the right:

To call only the shortlisted candidates for interview.

Not to make any appointment following this advertisement nor to assign any reason whatsoever for accepting or rejecting any candidate.