Trade Counter Assistant

Trade Counter Assistant

Corby, Northants

£Competitive + bonus

Our prestigious client, with over 175 years trading experience and a nationwide network of branches, is seeking to strengthen their operation with the addition of a  Plumbing & Heating Assistant.  Plumbing and Heating experience would be an advantage, although enthusiasm and willingness to learn is of equal importance as training will be given. Your role as Plumbing & Heating Assistant will contribute to the groups focus on providing market leading choice, quality, service and value. If you are looking for an opportunity to join a great team, who pride themselves on their award-winning training this could be an exciting role for you.

Key Responsibilities – Plumbing and Heating Trade Counter:

  • Serving customers (both trade and retail) at a busy plumbing and heating sales counter
  • Making our customers feel welcome and valued
  • Answering the telephone and dealing with queries
  • Stock management (ordering and managing stock levels)
  • Goods in (checking stock in and putting away)
  • Picking orders for collection and delivery
  • Housekeeping (making sure your areas of responsibility are clean and tidy at all times; strict adherence to Health & Safety policies and procedures)
  • Closing and processing all sales accurately
  • Any other duties deemed as reasonable within the scope of the job role

Plumbing and Heating Assistant – Personal Specification:

  • Previous trade counter experience would be an advantage
  • A thorough understanding of all Company products and services
  • Successful sales record within the industry
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Valid UK Driving Licence
  • Well presented at all times

You may currently be working in a Builders merchants or Plumbers’ merchants as a Trade Counter Manager, Sales Assistant, Sale Executive, Internal Sales handling Trade Counter Sales with a vast knowledge of heating and plumbing and bathroom supplies.