Robert Half Sales Assistant in NORTHBROOK, Illinois
Description Robert Half is looking for a motivated Sales Assistant to fill an exciting role. A self-starter who wants the potential to grow could thrive in this role. This long-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity is for a Sales Assistant willing to work in Northbrook, Illinois.
What you get to do every single day
Providing support for administrative, technical and clerical functions of sales teams
Supporting the sales department with the promotion of company products and services
Performing other Sales Assistant tasks as necessary
Generating sales reports and preparing presentations
Providing superior customer service
Making arrangements related to travel and meetings
Handling and coordinating training courses for internal employees
Composing and proofreading correspondence and other documents
Assisting in coordinating orders to ensure completion of process
Assisting with preparations for trade shows and conventions and attending them Requirements - Strong proficiency in Excel and other Microsoft Program skills required
Demonstrated project coordination skills, superb social skills, and ability to work well with all levels of staff, outside clients and vendors
Ability to multitask and communicate well with individuals of all backgrounds
Proven knowledge of Follow-up Appointments
Strong familiarity with inside sales
Internet Leads experience
Call Center Customer Service experience highly desired
Knowledge of Schedule Appointments
Foundational knowledge in CRM
- Good understanding of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Show the ability to adapt and learn new techniques and skill sets when required
Applicants are encouraged to hold a BA/BS degree in business, communications, or a related field
2+ years of Sales Assistant experience suggested
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app (https://www.roberthalf.com/mobile) and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.
Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.