Internal Sales Executive | Job Vacancy | Portbury, Bristol

Location: Portbury, Bristol
Hours: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Application deadline: 24/11/2023

We currently have a job vacancy for an Internal Sales Executive to join our team at our branch located in Portbury, Bristol. We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic person to join our friendly team. This is a full-time, permanent position, where continuous sales development and training will be provided.

Internal Sales Executive Job Role:

As a member of our team, you will be responsible for handling customer enquiries, liaising with suppliers and ensuring that our clients receive the highest level of service. By utilising your excellent interpersonal skills, you will develop long term relationships with our customers ensuring that their requirements and business needs are interpreted and handled quickly and effectively.

Your main duties will include:

  • Answering incoming enquiries to sell and support the company product range.
  • Proactively make outgoing calls qualifying prospects and closing sales in order to meet targets.
  • Accurately process quotations and sales orders using in house systems.
  • Timely administration of quotations using in house quotation software.
  • Ensure customer records are updated frequently and accurately on the Customer Relationship Management Software.
  • Collation of customer files and purchase orders to company standards.
  • Interact with customers to resolve any queries or issues.
  • Provide feedback to the sales team on newly emerging opportunities, proactively assisting as required.
  • Maintain culture of continuous improvement and excellence in customer service.
  • Collate and co-ordinate information requested for management purposes.
  • Any other ad hoc duties required by the Sales Office Manager.

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

  • A proactive/can do attitude towards helping the business grow.
  • A proven track record within an internal sales role.
  • Experience of making proactive outgoing telephone calls.
  • A passion for sales combined with an eye for engineering solutions.
  • Excellent customer interaction skills.
  • Strong organisational, administrative and telephone skills.
  • Ability to prioritise work, meet deadlines and follow through on commitments.
  • Excellent attention to detail such that customer orders and information are accurate.
  • Confident telephone manner.
  • Computer literate (MS Office).


  • Minimum of 31 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Training and development platform
  • Friendly and supportive working environment
  • Dress down Fridays
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Programme
  • Recruitment referral bonus
  • Free onsite parking
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Cycle to Work scheme

About Us:

For over 58 years BPX has built a reputation as a specialist technical distributor of industrial automation and control components, devices and solutions. This reputation comes from the commitment of our customer service, established supplier portfolio and technical support. We now employ over 160 people and from our 14 branch locations throughout the UK & Ireland provide a local service to our customers.

BPX remains a financially secure, family-run business offering the chance to work within a happy, friendly company with some wonderful and talented people.

If you like a challenge and believe you are the right person to fill this Internal Sales Executive job vacancy in our Bristol Sales team, please click below to access our HR platform where you can apply and upload your CV. We look forward to hearing from you.

No agencies please.

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BPX Admin
8 months ago

Thank you for enquiring. We’re sorry but this vacancy has now been filled.

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