Sales Support

  • Crawley, UK
  • Full-time

Company Description

CGG ( is a global geoscience technology leader. Employing around 3,700 people worldwide, CGG provides a comprehensive range of data, products, services and solutions that support our clients to achieve their business and transition goals. We combine human ingenuity and new technology to understand and solve the world’s natural resource, environmental and infrastructure challenges. Our unique perspective uncovers new ways for our clients to be more efficient and responsible, for a more sustainable future.

Job Description

Reporting to the to the EAME Sales Manager the post holder will be responsible for supporting sales and business development teams across geoscience with the particular focus on the Energy Transition and Environment business line. This role would suit someone wanting to develop a career in sales.

Principle Accountabilities

  • Assisting in the preparation of proposals, likely to include preparing template according to the clients brief, populating with information provided by the Regional Manager
  • General administrative support to sales and business developers across Geoscience
  • Preparing internal cost forms
  • Help to monitor our competition across ETE - liaising with the managers & keeping the info up to date
  • Adding new opportunities and awards to all internal database (CRM), and ensuring appropriate checks and approvals are obtained
  • Creating project folders, and liaising with IT for new projects and recording and archiving completed projects
  • Supporting Project Managers with QA processes
  • Co-ordinating project invoicing and assisting in debt collection when needed
  • Requesting purchase orders
  • Providing input into reporting with regards proposals statistics
  • To be a client contact for client queries and support
  • Liaising with subcontractors and suppliers
  • New subcontractor/supplier/client registration
  • Maintain QA documents, including competency records
  • To attend training and development courses/workshops as deemed necessary
  • Work in accordance with quality, security, and health and safety processes
  • To be part of a pro-active team of staff responsible for delivering a high-quality customer-focused professional service

Key skills that are important for the role include:

  • Eager to learn
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Multi-tasking
  • Able to prioritise and manage workload
  • Numeracy skills
  • Focused and keen on exceeding expectations
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Responsibility and ownership of tasks
  • Team player with initiative to work on own when required
  • Good communication skills
  • A flexible outlook


  • A-Level of further education courses
  • Sales and customer support experience valuable but not required
  • IT qualifications
  • MS Word - required
  • MS Excel - required
  • MS Access – desired
  • MS Powerpoint - required
  • Understanding of different cultures around the world

Additional Information

Learning and Development

Our culture of learning and complementary approach to supported or self-guided career development, enables the design of tailored courses to suit specific needs of each individual to aid personal growth in areas related to technical, commercial and personal skills, via an extensive suite of CGG developed courses, managed through our own CGG Learning hub.

We have great Benefits

As well as a competitive salary and bonus scheme, CGG has flexible holiday allowance, pension scheme, private healthcare & dental and financial wellbeing assistance, among many other local discounts and incentives.

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