Trade Counter Sales Assistant

Job Description

Our client, a supplier to the construction industry is seeking a Trade Counter Sales Assistant to join their team on a permanent basis. The role is based in Ballycoolin, Dublin 15

Annual leave – 24 days

€33,000 - €35,000, potential bonus if profit targets achieved. 

Pension & Health Insurance

Monday – Friday, 8.00am – 5.00pm

The role is varied and very busy, a great learning curve for the right candidate. The company is extremely sales orientated and there is always potential to move on to a field sales/ representative position. 


  • Build effective working relationships with customers, in order to understand their requirements
  • Front desk, meeting and greeting customers, selling directly to them
  • Taking sales calls and orders by phone and email
  • Stock control
  • Cold calling potential customers
  • Supporting the sales representatives on the road
  • General administrative support
  • Liaise with suppliers where necessary
  • Ensure a tidy working environment at all times in line with health and safety guidelines
  • The candidate will also be required to provide cover in the warehouse

Skills & Attributes required

  • Sales/Target driven
  • Proven customer service experience
  • Part sales experience is desirable
  • Commercially aware and be a good communicator, as they will be dealing with different levels of customers.
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