Sales Advisor

Location: Newcastle

North East

Other information: 20 hours per week

Salary: £8.13 per hour

Reference #: 129745

Our Prudhoe team is growing! We’re looking for a Sales Advisor to join our business in a role that offers rewarding career development and training.


Working Monday to Friday, 4 hours per day then once fully trained you will work 1 in 3 Saturdays.


About the role


Main duties are:


·        processing sales orders


·        serving on the trade counter


·        merchandising


·        answering customer queries


·        checking stock


You may also be required to assist in the warehouse with stock and deliveries.


About you


Delivering high standards of customer service is our main priority; any experience of doing this previously would be preferable. Don’t worry about product knowledge – we don’t expect you to know your ball valves from your backnuts, but any knowledge would be advantageous. What we can’t teach you is enthusiasm and a positive attitude, if you can supply that and a willingness to learn, we’ll provide you with the knowledge and the tools to excel in this role. 

The ideal candidate will have a flexible approach in the workplace and have retail or warehouse experience. 


About your development and benefits


We aim to unlock your potential and equip you with all the skills required to move to the next stage in your career with us. This all starts with your induction where you get to know us and our business and continues with relevant training and development. 


Our people get benefits including:


  • pension plan
  • holiday - 23 days increasing to 25 after 2 years’ service
  • staff discount
  • profit share.

About us


In the past, we operated under different brand names, such as Plumb Center, Parts Center, Drain Center, Pipe Center and Climate Center as separate businesses. Now, our customers can find all our products under one roof. We work with building and trade professionals every day. And by understanding their businesses, the products they want and the quality service they need, we aim to help them achieve more for their own customers.


From our offices in Royal Leamington Spa and Ripon, to our five distribution centres and over 600 branches up and down the country, our people work together to give our customers great service every day. It is a huge operation that involves one of the country’s largest fleets of specialist commercial vehicles and it’s backed by cutting-edge warehousing and customer focused supply chain.


Wolseley UK the country’s largest plumbing, heating and cooling trade specialist merchant and we aim to be the first choice specialist merchant for trade customers. We’re the UK operating company of Ferguson plc, a FTSE 100 company with revenues of over $18 billion.


Closing Date:  28.12.2018

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