Sales teams require a great deal of administrative support and this is where the role of sales administrator comes in. They provide the vital link between the sales executive and the client so the job will typically entail processing sales documents, managing paperwork, processing invoices and chasing overdue payments. Sales administrators will spend a great deal of their
time on the phone setting up client appointments, assisting orders, and dealing with requests and complaints. A sales administrator job can be a foot in the door for sales, as you will quickly learn how the sales department operates, and what makes a successful sales executive. Ideal candidates have all-round admin and communication skills, are adaptable and highly efficient.