Internal Sales Representative - Chorley

Us: James Donaldson Timber (JDT)

JDT is one of the UK's largest independent importers and distributors of timber and white primed MDF with the emphasis on giving customers what they want, when they want it. Our winning formula to date has been based on our commitment to a highly responsive customer service, embracing the latest industry technology and above all developing the capabilities and skills of our people.

We are currently seeking to recruit an effective and proactive sales representative to join our team at Brinscall, Chorley.

The Role: Internal Sales Representative

The key elements of this office-based role will involve the following:

  • A high degree of customer contact via telephone
  • Ability to forge strong working relationships from initial contact
  • Pricing enquiries and receiving orders from customers
  • Liaising with customers and production team regarding progress of orders and delivery dates
  • Achieving margin and volume targets

The role requires a high degree of numeric, communication and interpersonal skills, excellent organisational skills and having a result orientated approach. Previous experience in the timber industry would be advantageous.

The successful candidate should be enthusiastic with a positive track record of effective sales attitude and willingness to learn.  As part of a well-established family organisation it is essential that the successful candidate is committed to working as part of a team.


The closing date for this role is Friday 25th January 2019