International Sales Support Coordinator - Fixed Term Contract

Department
Ed-UK International Sales
Division
Educational
Location
Oxford - Central
Reference number
21713

About us

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford, which furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

The Education Division publishes children’s books and schoolbooks from pre-school to secondary level in a variety of print & digital formats and across a wide spectrum of subject areas.


About the role

The International department sits within the Education Divison and produces, sells and markets educational content throughout the world. This role will be within the International Sales team, who are responsible for selling International curricula and English national curriculum content to schools using English as a medium of instruction.

The International Sales Support Coordinator aims to further sales of the International list globally, through training and developing our sales teams. They will play a key role liaising with sales, marketing and publishing teams.  Working with the Heads of Sales, the International Sales Support Coordinator will provide full sales support and administrative backup to the Educational Sales team for the ED-UK International Sales department;  enabling the sales teams and managers to carry out their roles effectively, and to assist in maximising efficiency and sales.

We are looking for a motivated, organised and assertive individual to join our International sales team. Based in Oxford, you will be supporting the sales teams with their promotional activity. Activities include sales reporting, coordinating customer enquries and cost management.  The role will also play a leading role in the planning of sales conferences.

This is a Fixed Term Contract of 51 weeks.


About you

You will need to have:

  • Experience of a support or administrative assistance to a team
  • Experience of a commercially focused role
  • Good level IT skills, including Word & Excel
  • Excellent time management and organisation skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in booking conferences, events and travel arrangements

Desirable:

  • Working within a international team
  • Sales and/or marketing experience
  • Working as part of a team

Salary
Salary in the region of £18,000 - £21,000 depending on skills and experience

Recruiter
Claire Rees, Lucy Goodman

Contact email
(for queries only - click 'Apply' below to apply)
claire.rees@oup.com, lucy.goodman@oup.com

Closing date
24/09/2017
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