SALES & EVENTS Assistant 

SALES and EVENTS Assistant required for all natural Pitta Chip brand. 

 

Soffles are a  unique brand of all natural pitta chips made to have with friends alongside beers and dips. Find them behind the bar at the best pubs and breweries, or on the shelves at select Waitrose, Co-op, Whole foods Market & Ocado. We are currently looking for a Sales and Events assistant to join our team. We are looking for someone who is highly organised and motivated! We want you to bring your enthusiasm and strategic thinking to Soffles and become fully involved in our business. 

 

The sales side of the role will be very varied and will suit someone who enjoys being out and about meeting people but who is also highly organised and persistent for getting things done in the office, you will be the point of contact for processing all our new sales but also a contact for our current customer base.  As events are a huge part of our brand we would like to also involve this as part of your role workingalonside our Events manager. This part of the role will suit someone who always wants to be part of the action. You love getting to know everyone you meet and have a genuine motivation for life, healthy food, fun, promoting, snacking and beer. Our events are varied but are based mostly based around beer so you will often find us promoting our chips at beer festivals and brewery events across the UK. As well as more food/music based events. 

 

 

Your Sales roles will include:

 

  • Account managing, keeping relationships with our current and new stockists.

  • Sourcing new customers across a range of sectors.

  • Reporting on sales activity, providing data for monthly sales meetings. Analyse  sales data to help identify new opportunities

  • Process sales enquiries about becoming a new customer, sending out samples and assisting new customers with placing their first order.

 

Your Events roles will include:

 

  • Assisting our market manager in all aspects of the events we are part of, this will include working and setting up our events as well as the preparation of events, social media content, recipe ideas and food prep.

  • Working at the events we are part of either on our hot food stand or on our chips and dips stand, full training for this will be given. Events range from beer festivals, music festivals, vegan food shows, Company headquarters…..

  • Bringing the fun to the festivals and events we are part of.

  • Travel; Our events take place mainly in London but also across the UK so travel for events away may be required.

  • Some weekend / Evening work.

 

We would like you to be:

 

  • Passionate about healthy all natural snacking.

  • Sociable, love people, love being out and about but also work well in an office environment.

  • Able to adapt and relate to different customers and environments.

  • Self-motivated and hardworking, with a drive for sales, events and results.

  • Charismatic with lots of energy.

  • Able to adapt to different situations and think on your feet.

  • Organised, managing their time and responsibilities.

  • A spreadsheet and data fan, the sort of person who would never leave a column in a spreadsheet empty!

  • Good at planning, being organised with the ability to work independently, reporting progress and working for the future.

  • Work well and enjoy being part of a small team.

  • Persistent and savvy.

  • Excellent telephone manner.

 

Benefits:

 

  • Be part of a great food and beer scene with a very sociable crowd.

  • Flexible working hours

  • commission scheme

  • Sociable working environment

  • Be part of the events we are part of including foodie/beer/music festivals across the UK.

  • Opportunity to really make a difference in your job role and huge room for growth within the company.

  • There is a huge opportunity in regular salary increases through sales and events performance.

 

Driving licence bonus. 

 

Office base in Seven sisters (Victoria Line) Tottenham, great shared office environment with other small businesses, bar/cafe, brewery, music venue.

 

Please include a cover letter and apply to info@soffles.com