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London, England W1T 1JY
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Ambitious Sales Associate with over 10 years experience in furniture and heavy equipment sales. Independent worker with high energy and great communication skills. Motivated and goal-driven with exceptional leadership and negotiation abilities.
Key account generation
Persuasive communication expertise
Excellent negotiating tactics
Awarded yearly bonus 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013 for exceeding corporate goal by 20-40%.
Improved customer satisfaction 50% and total average order sale price 20% through implementation of personal customer database for birthday, special event, and follow-up calls.
Optimised productivity of all associates by suggesting new scheduling grid.
August 2007 to Current
Pexel Home Interiors London, England
Proficiently sell home furniture and decor to high-end clientèle.
Maintain all quotes and consistently exceed sales goals.
Provide friendly and professional customer interactions at all times.
Direct service inquiries and complaints off the sales floor and to the correct department.
Completed company leadership training programme with high marks and recommendation for management track.
March 2003 to June 2007
Eastern Power Tools London, England
Sold heavy equipment for corporate and small business use.
Emphasised machinery features based on analysis of customers’ needs.
Wrote sales contracts for orders and submitted for processing.
Closed 10% above quote each month on average.
September 2001 to March 2003
Home Depot London, England
Rang up customer purchases and arranged for door-to-car assistance.
Calculated sales prices and worked with floor associates to correct issues.
Handled customer returns and processed refunds.