Admin Assistant

We are currently looking for an Admin Assistant looking to work for a great established Car specialist company in the country side of Northampton.

The Role

Due to continuing expansion we have a fantastic opportunity for a high-performing, self-motivated and organised administration professional with a pleasant and helpful personality to join our friendly organisation with a fun, open working environment, reporting in to the Recruitment and Administration Manager. You will be involved in all areas of administrative support across various key business areas including: development, sales and helpdesk, software and website products, on site software training courses and the online retail sales of books and collectables.


  • Handling invoice/order queries from both Business customers and Retail customers. Sending out customer invoices at the beginning of every month.

  • Taking overflow calls for the Sales and the Helpdesk, taking detailed messages to pass onto the relevant team

  • Sales administration - processing payments, producing invoices, sending payment reminders and liaising with customers e.g. outstanding payments, over the phone payments via WorldPay. Creating new customer profiles for the Sales team, adding/removing payments, setting up direct debits etc.

  • Purchase administration - purchase ordering, inputting supplier invoices into Sage and liaising with suppliers. Stock control of products, ordering, entering prices and descriptions onto our retail website

  • Processing retail orders, and packaging/franking of orders e.g. books and collectables, and arranging couriers where required

  • Managing central inboxes alongside the other administration team

  • Office calendar management - updating with appointments, reminders, meetings and holidays

About You

This role is ideally suited to someone who is pro-active, systems orientated and able to multi-task. You will bring a positive and helpful outlook, be willing to assist with a variety of tasks, be highly organised and able to work to deadlines. Logical thinking with the ability to get involved in problem solving is highly desirable. Being computer literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is essential along with strong attention to detail. A working knowledge of an accounting system like Sage would also be desirable but not essential.

This role will be a customer facing role so a confident yet professional and smart appearance is important.

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