Sales Order Administrator

  • Location
    Tunbridge Wells, Kent
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
  • OrganizationType

Sales Order Administrator - Paddock Wood

Location: Paddock Wood

Salary: £25,000K + 25 days holiday + BH, life insurance, pension, parking, career development.

Hours: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday to Friday 1 hour lunch | 35 hours

Are you looking for a order processing role? Can you produce accurate quotes? Can you liaise with customers regarding supply issues/deliveries and ensure stock moves when and where it should!

If so, Office Angels are working with a local Paddock Wood employer who are adding to their team due to a promotion internally! Working with a busy team of 10 you will play a vital part to ensure orders are correct, on the system, deliveries are on time, stock is known and issues are resolved within a timely fashion!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Order Management: Daily logging and loading of all incoming orders, ensuring timely and accurate entry.

  • Order Processing: Producing and sending customer orders.

  • Order Tracking: Ensuring any pending orders are tracked, resolved, and ordered as efficiently as possible.

  • Back Order Management: Daily/weekly management of back orders to ensure customer orders are dispatched whenever possible.

  • Customer Updates: Proactively updating customers regarding any changes to delivery dates on their orders.

  • Reporting: Producing specific customer weekly/monthly order and backlog reports.

  • Issue Escalation: Prompt and effective escalation of any difficult orders or customer issues.

  • Process Improvement: Looking for opportunities to improve current order desk systems and procedures to increase efficiency.

  • Customer Complaints: Involvement with customer complaint investigation and implementing corrective actions.

  • Collaboration: Working with internal and external departments daily.


  • Strong organisational skills with attention to detail.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritise effectively.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel.

  • Experience with order management systems is an advantage. / AS400

  • A proactive approach to problem-solving and process improvement.

Join our dynamic team and contribute to providing excellent customer service and efficient order management! A strong communicator who can manage suppliers and customers effectively! If you are organised, detail-oriented, and customer-focused, we would love to hear from you. Apply online with your latest CV, or send your CV in confidence to

This role is being managed by Debbie Foster - Principal Consultant - Office Angels - Tunbridge Wells

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Debbie Foster