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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.

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