Join The Team
Passionate about Sportswear? Motivated by great design?
Dedicated to providing outstanding customer service?
Samurai Sportswear is always on the lookout for talented individuals or representatives to join our growing business. Whether that is as an overseas reseller providing local representation around the world; UK based sales or customer services staff looking to offer truly unique multisport teamwear; product designers with a passion for eye catching design; or back office staff ensuring Samurai continues to grow.
If you think you have what it takes to join our team please send your CV and Covering Letter to email@example.com
Sales Coordinator – E-commerce Quotations/Sales
Samurai International Sportswear (SIS)
Samurai International Sportswear is a privately owned bespoke sportswear manufacturer and supplier based in Long Stratton, Norfolk who since 1996 have specialised in creating and supplying Clubs, Schools, Universities and Retailers with multisport team and leisurewear solutions. The company is fast growing and a leader in bespoke team-wear manufacturing.
We are looking for a dedicated and driven Sales Co-ordinator to manage our Online Club Shop function from start to finish, along with supporting our sales force by responding to Online Quotation/Kit Designer requests from prospective customers.
The ideal candidate will be motivated, confident, highly organised individual, self-managed and comfortable with multi-tasking but focused on delivering to agreed deadlines. They need a ‘can do’ attitude, a willingness to chase and win new business, determination to develop and drive forward Online Club Shop business, along with the ability to provide a high level of customer service that will enable us to deliver on our promises.
The successful candidate will receive full training and support to succeed in this new role, which is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate!
Online Club Shops responsibilities:
Producing Club Shop promotional and educational literature
Processing and building new Club Shop requests in liaison with our Web Developer
Obtaining sign-off from Customers for all new Club Shop builds
Liaising with the Customer to agree on promotional activity for the Club Shop
Monitoring and reporting on sales activity
Providing sales assistance to customers via telephone & email
Guiding and supporting customers in the use of Online Club Shops
Processing orders, monitoring order status and keeping customers informed throughout
Responding to requests for information from internal and external customers in a timely manner
Liaising with the Production Department/Suppliers via telephone or email to coordinate orders
Managing product on backorder and keeping the customers informed of expected delivery dates
Monitoring stock levels for all Online Club Shops, and advising our Production Department of shortages
Ensuring 100% accuracy of all information at all times
Online Quotation/Kit Designer requests
Contacting prospective customers via email and telephone
Qualifying leads and making referrals to the Area Sales Managers where necessary
Following up on open Quotation/Kit Designer requests
Updating and maintaining details of calls/emails on the CRM system
Monitoring and reporting on Quotation/Kit Designer conversion rates
Meeting achievable targets set by the Senior Management Team
Good organisation and administration skills
Ability to self-prioritise workload
Ability to work under pressure
Effective team working as part of a tight knit team
Strong customer service focus
The ability to use MS Office
Full literacy skills
A professional phone manner and working attitude
Initiative to find answers to new questions
Experience of SAGE 200/WordPress
Previous experience of working in a customer facing role
Experience of winning new business
Experience of order processing
Experience in multitasking on a computer while paying attention to detail
Looking to gain Product Development and Manufacturing experience? Then grab this chance to join the
close-knit team at a company providing bespoke sportswear for teams and individuals worldwide
Samurai International Sportswear would like to recruit a production assistant to assist with their
Production Department to support and develop their internal team.
You will gain in-depth experience in product development, logistics and manufacturing.
Specific tasks will include:
• To help coordinate graphics and order sheets for all product sampling and progress at the
factory ensuring all timelines are met.
• Assist garment analyst to check sign off all future gold seal products including new sizing
• Understand trends and provide information on help support ordering of stock
• Help with maintaining the live stock spreadsheet
• Checking accuracy of all supplier and freight invoices
• Produce and update team wear price list from the factory and ensure that all costs supplied
are relevant and acceptable.
• Assist with Procurement Director and Procurement Supervisor with annual team wear
brochure production, layout and content consultancy and to ensure all relevant product
information is correct and that given lead times are adhered to
• Assisting with weekly QC’s of teamwear deliveries
• Collating and sending customer sample requests
Samurai International Sportswear is looking for the following skills and qualities:
• A good team player
• Excellent communication, telephone and interpersonal skills
• Personable and able to quickly develop strong, effective relationships
• Outstanding organisational skills and a good eye for detail
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines while providing high-quality work and
remaining calm and professional at all times
• IT literate with good working knowledge of MS Office, Adobe
• Experience of CRM systems and in particular Sage 200
• Experience in product Development activities particularly within the sportswear industry
You will work closely with the Samurai Sportswear team and will be actively encouraged to
contribute your own ideas for improving products and processes.
You will take part in regular team meetings and there will also be the opportunity to watch some
Elite Teams in action. You will be eligible for a substantial discount on the company’s range of kit and
clothing for you and your family too.
Samurai International Sportswear is a privately owned family business manufacturing bespoke
sportswear to schools, universities, clubs and retailers with multisport team and leisurewear
Samurai International Sportswear manufacture sports specific teamwear for over 30 individual
sports, and have 12 different leisurewear design themes that can be tailored exactly to the needs
and requirements of the customer.
Start Date: As soon as possible following interview
Please note: the above skills are not expected to be shown in a commercial context, but rather
through the skills gained from your degree and other activities