Sales Advisor

Location: Northampton

East Midlands

Salary: £16,956 per annum + bonus

Reference #: 129930

Apply today for our sales advisor position in Northampton and join a hard-working, busy and successful team that goes the extra mile. We put customers at the heart of everything that we do so, if you have the customer service skills, we want to talk to you.

This is a full-time role, working 40 hours a week - Monday - Friday between 7:30am - 5pm (either 7:30am - 4:30pm or 8am - 5pm). Saturday morning are on a rota basis (usually every other, but could be less), 8am - 12noon. .

About the role

Main duties are:

  • processing sales orders
  • serving on the trade counter
  • merchandising
  • answering customer queries
  • checking stock

This role will be based mainly on the trade counter and in the office, but as this is a busy branch you will also be required to support in other areas of the branch, like the warehouse. 

About you

Working within a busy team means flexibility to support in other areas of branch is a must.

Your key focus with be delivering high standards of customer service so any experience of doing this previously would be beneficial along with any previous trade or merchant knowledge.

Don’t worry about product knowledge we can teach you all you need to know, 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. 

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: 19/12/2018

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