Van Driver / Sales Assistant

3 days left

Recruiter
Yesss Electrical
Location
Elgin, IV30 6AG
Salary
Negotiable depending on experience
Posted
21 Jun 2018
Closes
19 Jul 2018
Ref
15319A
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Van Driver/Sales Assistant based in the Elgin Branch of this leading electrical wholesaler, offering an excellent basic salary and benefits package (including a competitive bonus scheme).

As a firm supporter of continuing professional development, excellent career progression prospects are also available for candidates that demonstrate hard work and determination to succeed.

The Role of Van Driver/Sales Assistant:

  • To load/unload the van.
  • To safely deliver small/large packages, including multi drops and collections, to both business and home addresses.
  • To offer excellent levels of service and care to customers.
  • Serving customers over the Counter.
  • Dealing with customers via the phone.
  • Picking orders from the Warehouse.
  • Booking in deliveries, putting goods away, keeping the whole branch tidy.    
  • Working as part of a tightly-knit team to ensure that the branch runs efficiently and effectively.
  • To be successful in the role, you MUST be a self-starter.

Essential:

  • A clean UK driving licence.
  • Excellent local knowledge of the branches surrounding areas.
  • A smart and presentable appearance.
  • The ability to plan, organise and work to tight deadlines.
  • Reliability and trustworthiness.
  • A great team player.
  • Hardworking and ambitious.
  • Excellent communication and customer care skills (face-to-face and via the telephone).
  • A great team player.
  • High standards of presentation and organisation for the Warehouse and the Sales Counter.

Desirable:

  • Proven commercial driving experience.
  • Experience working in an electrical wholesale environment.

About Us:

With over 50 years experience in the electrical wholesale industry, we are an energetic organisation that is part of a very successful European business. With a network of over 400 trading branches across continental Europe, and 100 branches currently open in the UK (with a plan to have 300 open in the next 10 years), there has never been a better time to get on board.

What's in it for you? 

  • Free parking.
  • Commencing on 20 days holiday per annum (full time employees) plus Bank Holidays increasing with each completed years’ service up to 25 days plus Bank Holidays.
  • 42½ hours per week.
  • Monday-Friday (with occasional Saturday mornings).
  • Competitive bonus scheme.
  • Initial training and on-going development from an experienced team member.
  • Brilliant opportunities to take on more responsibility and long term career prospects.

If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date of the advert, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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