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Career opportunities at Badger

Why join us?

We have appeared in the Sunday Times Fast Track 100 as one of the fastest growing private companies in the UK.

To continue this growth we are looking to expand our sales team for Talking Turtle (one of our subsidiary companies) selling a wide range of early years resources.

Current Vacancies

Vacancy 1

Job Title: Appointment Makers (not telesales) - for our rapidly growing Early Years Resources business

  • Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Part time or full time
  • Location: Buckshaw Village – Chorley
  • Salary: National Living Wage with OTE of £13-£15 per hour

Working as part of a team, you will contact UK childcare settings to arrange appointments for our representatives to show them our unique and exciting range of resources, all of which link to the EYFS. You will explain to the managers and owners of day nurseries the benefits of viewing our products in person and meeting our staff. No prior experience is needed. Full training is given (including a short script) and there is no hard sell involved.

We have a wide variety of innovative products, which have received fantastic feedback from our customers, and we are continually expanding our range.

You will receive a basic wage plus an uncapped commission (the more appointments you book the more potential to earn commission). On target earnings for trained staff are £13-15 per hour with a minimum expectation of £10 per hour.

If you can answer yes to the following, we want to hear from you:

  • Do you want to work in a vibrant and lively environment?
  • Do you want to be surrounded by people who love their job?
  • Do you have a bubbly/friendly personality?
  • Are you confident on the telephone?
  • Do you have the energy and determination to succeed?

Requirements:

  • Ability to clearly communicate with both customers and colleagues
  • Capable of objection handling (though full training is given)
  • To be highly motivated, resilient and target driven
  • A strong team player
  • Must be reliable and punctual
  • Ability to show empathy and build rapport
  • Results and money orientated


Vacancy 2

Job Title: Sales Representatives /Product Demonstrators - for our rapidly growing Early Years Resources business

  • Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Part time with flexible school friendly working hours, Job Sharing or full time
  • Location: All Locations in UK
  • Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 per annum plus commission

We have a team of Appointment Makers in Chorley (Lancashire) contacting UK Childcare settings to book appointments for our representatives to visit with our unique range of resources that all link to the EYFS. You will visit Managers and Owners of Day Nurseries and show them our products “in the flesh”. The potential customers are lovely, friendly people. Full training will be given and there is no hard sell involved. No prior sales experience needed.

90% of our resources are unique and have received fantastic feedback from customers. We have an expanding range of products which we are proud of!

Your patch will contain 500-1,000 settings and we will provide you with a complete “set” to do the job;

  • Daily calendar, with locations of settings to visit. You specify days/hours of work and we fill the diary.
  • iPad to show pictures (images).
  • Product Samples, so that customers can touch and feel and you can demonstrate with.

During the appointment, you can take the order and send to the office – we will do the rest!

Salary of £18,000-£25,000 per annum plus commission and mileage allowance.

If you can answer yes to the following, we want to hear from you:

  • Do you love children and have an interest in children products?
  • Are you confident meeting people face to face?
  • Do you have a bubbly/friendly personality?
  • Are you intelligent with good communication skills?
  • Do you have tenacity, energy and grit to succeed?
  • Are you happy driving to appointments all over your area?
  • Can you physically handle a bag (with wheels) weighing up to 15kg?
  • Can you work at least 20 hours per week on average (times are school friendly)?


How do I apply?

Please print, complete and sign our job application form and send to this address:

HR Dept
Badger Office Supplies Ltd
Unit C
Ordnance Road
Buckshaw Link
Buckshaw Village
Chorley
Lancashire
PR7 7EL

For further information please contact us:

  • phone: 01772 299030

 
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