Anixter Sales Support Specialist in Waukesha, Wisconsin

Sales Support Specialist

Date Posted11/19/2018

LocationWaukesha, WI

CountryUnited States of America

Job TypeFull-Time Regular

Position IdEB-1118007595

Job Description

Sales Support Specialist

Company Information

Anixter is a Fortune 500 company and a leading global supplier of

communication and security products and electrical and electronic wire and

cable. Our high-performing team works closely with customers and the community

to better understand their business challenges specify cost-saving solutions

and make informed purchasing decisions around technologies, applications and

relevant standards. Please view our video for more information about Anixter at .

Anixter offers competitive salary and a bonus program to reward your results.

We are known for our exceptional training and on-going development programs to

support your career growth including a tuition reimbursement. We provide our

employees excellent benefits including medical, dental, 401(k) with employer

match, and additional company provided retirement benefits.

Position Description

We are seeking a Sales SupportSpecialist for our Waukesha, WI location. The successful candidate will also be

responsible for answering phones, distributing calls, data entry, order

tracking, filing, and other duties as assigned. The successful

candidate will be key in providing the sales staff with support in

everyday tasks. Additionally, the intent will be for this individual to

master the support responsibilities and transition into an Inside Sales

Representative position, managing their own accounts.

Additional Requirements:

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and learn products, systems, and

sales processes

  • Must be organized and able to multi task

  • Provide assistance in solving shipping issues and or/customer


  • Provide backup for appropriate sales personnel including the facilitation and

coordination all sales order entries

  • Assist in proposal preparation and research, and support timely


  • Prepare weekly and monthly Sales Reports and support monthly, quarterly and

annual forecast development

  • Work with internal contracts group to ensure accurate pricing

  • Schedule meetings, lunches, travel, etc


  • Experience in a professional office environment

  • Strong computer skills including Excel, Word and ability to learn internal


  • Ability to work effectively with others

  • Self-motivation and drive

  • Ability to work at a fast-pace and learn products, systems, and sales

management processes

  • Aspirations to advance career

Work Environment

Our founders developed the Blue Book more than 40 years ago to present

the beliefs and ethos that define our business style. While

we have grown and changed dramatically since we were established in 1957, one

thing has remained constant: our commitment to the values presented in the Blue

Book. You can review The Blue Book here at .

Anixter is an Equal Opportunityand Affirmative Action Employer; Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and upholda culture of honesty and ethics at all times.

Job GroupSales