Are you looking for a new challenge in the metal stockholding industry? We currently have the following position available.

Sales Administrator

We now have an excellent opportunity for a dynamic individual to join the company as a Sales Administrator in our new facility in Bedford. This role involves taking responsibility for all administrative functions within the branch including order processing, customer deliveries and maintaining internal databases. It would suit an individual with excellent attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure while completing multiple tasks.


- Provide support to the sales team and warehouse to maintain high levels of customer service

- Prepare invoices, delivery notes and purchase orders

- Take responsibility for the preparation of transfer documentation

- Liaise with the warehouse to keep accurate records of stock levels

- Contact customers when required to provide updates on order status and respond to queries

- Complete and scan material test certificates

- Oversee the purchase of office supplies for the sales office and warehouse

- Maintain high standards of administrative accuracy


- Experience of administration or sales

- Excellent communication and customer service skills

- Strong organisational skills and a high level of attention to detail

- Willingness to challenge the status quo and improve efficiency of processes

- Good IT literacy (Microsoft Office)

Scope for development

This role has the potential to progress into a sales role depending upon the performance and aptitude of the successful candidate.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter to careers@columbiametals.co.uk.