Sales Advisor

Location: Abingdon

South East

Other information: 40 hours per week

Salary: £18,000 per annum plus bonus

Reference #: 129303

Apply today for our sales advisor position in Abingdon and join a hard-working 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, permanent position, working 40 hours a week. Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm. Saturdays are alternating, 8am – 12noon.


About the role


As a sales advisor the main duties are:

·        processing sales orders

·        serving on the trade counter

·        merchandising

·        answering customer queries

·        checking stock

As this is a small but busy branch you will also be required to assist in the warehouse with stock and deliveries. A driving licence is preferable, as you may be required on the rare occasion to deliver stock to our customers.


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. 


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


Today we operate Plumb, Parts, Drain, Pipe and Climate Center as separate businesses. We are working towards bringing every part of our businesses together to form one specialist trade merchant called Wolseley.


We are the UK’s largest plumbing, heating and cooling trade specialist merchant. Soon, our entire product range will be accessible under one roof. That means customers can easily reach all our products and specialisms, delivering on our promise of helping them achieve more.


Wolseley, and our above brands, are part of Wolseley UK, which is the UK operating company of Ferguson plc, the world’s largest specialist distributer of plumbing and heating products. We supply 1.1 million customers with 1 million products carefully sourced from approximately 52,000 suppliers.


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