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Temporary Telemarketer

Job Title / Position: Temporary Telemarketer

Job Ref no: AndyTelemarketer

Branch Location: Other Locations

Work Location: Kettering

Salary: 9.00 per hour

Shifts / Hours: Temporary, 35 hours a week

Job Description:

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.

We currently have a temporary vacancy in the Telemarketing team at Kettering, working 35 hours per week on a term-time basis

State date: 11.4.2016
End date: 21.7.2016

About the role
Telemarketing Assistants are part of a team delivering a range of services to the Oxed Primary and Secondary Sales and Marketing divisions. The team provides support by tele-prospecting and email-prospecting to UK Primary and Secondary schools and speaking to key decision makers within these establishments. There is also a need to follow up product placements with further calling to offer discounts and close orders.

The team also provides support for after school events and school training, by calling schools to raise awareness and book places for teachers to attend workshops and training sessions.

About you
The successful candidate will require the following:
- Experience of a selling environment would be useful, but not essential
- Target driven
- Resilient
- Organised
- Excellent keyboard skills
- Knowledge of Word and Excel an advantage
- Calm and professional manner
- High level of self-motivation
- Good communicator
- Excellent timekeeping

The successful candidate will be required to work well under pressure, with the minimum supervision whilst demonstrating a proactive approach to managing their call schedules and using their initiative.

Date Advertised: 14 March 2016

Date Closes: 27 May 2016

Contact in branch dealing with this advert: Andy Elmore - please call 01604 232227 or email your CV to


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