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Discount Builders Merchants are a growing family-owned Builders’ Merchants with over 20+ year experience in supplying both the building trade and DIY enthusiasts. We currently operate depots in the West Midlands and Kent, with a forward-thinking culture to expand within the industry. In Early May this year, we continue to expand opening a new site in Banbury in July 2019.

The company is looking for Counter Sales Assistants to join the sales team.

Key responsibilities-

  • Assisting in processing sales and serve customers
  • Using the Sales system to ensure the correct building products are processed on the system.
  • Advise customers of products and a general understanding of building products
  • Liaise with customers both over the phone and in person, taking orders, resolving issues and offering product advice.
  • Must have some basic computer knowledge
  • Restock products, maintain stock levels and carry out stock checks for audits
  • Booking customer deliveries
  • Liaise with Yard Staff on a daily basis.
  • Flexibility to work shifts
  • Ambition to work for one of the leading Builders Merchants in order to strive for success.

People Skills

  • Answering phone calls and advising customers including any queries with regarding deliveries and sales advice.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Offer a first-class service to customers via telephone and in store
  • Work Monday to Friday - 7.30am - 5.30pm and every other Saturday and occasional Sundays on a rota basis.
  • Previous experience working within the building industry would be advantageous

Benefits

  • 28 days holiday inc bank holidays
  • Company pension
  • Staff Discount
  • Extra Hours available in busy periods
  • Smart Uniform.
  • Very Competitive salary depending on position and experience ranging from £26,000 – £27,600 pa.
  • Discretionary Company Bonus
  • Possibility of career progression for the right candidates

Job Type: Full-time and Part-time available

Experience:

  • Builder Merchants: 1 year (Required)
  • Trade Sales Counter: 1 year (Required)

Ideally, we are looking to recruit highly motivated and enthusiastic individuals committed to delivering excellence. The ideal candidates will be people from the Builders Merchants/Construction Supplies sector. However, if you have sales and customer service with a construction background then we would like to hear from you.

No Agencies – The Gill Group of Companies complete all their own recruitment in-house.

Gill Civil Engineering is one of the leading airfield/ports/highway concrete paving companies in the United Kingdom and has been successful in a bid to conduct civil engineering works at Tilbury Docks starting Early June 2019, with the project due to last a minimum of six months.

We specialise in the slipform technique of paving as well as hand lay concrete services. The company is now looking to recruit two HGV Spinner Lorry Drivers.

Requirements:

  • Full Clean Driving License with no more than 6 points and no convictions under DD, ID or DR categories.
  • CSCS/CPCS card
  • Medical Certificate - (the company will arrange this)
  • Experience driving and operating a Concrete Spin Mixer Vehicle.
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive and effective working relationships with all other personnel.
  • To adhere to company health and Safety regulations.

Flexibility is important as the contract for this project dictates that the works can be over some weekends occasionally.

In return the company will provide a very competitive salary, company pension and holidays or CIS /Self Employed.

The Gill Group understands that our strength comes from the high-quality performance and teamwork of our people. We understand that in order to deliver excellence we require talented, enthusiastic and committed people to grow with our expanding business. Here what some of our employees have to say about their time with the Gill Group:

Equal opportunities

We are an equal opportunities employer and committed to equality of opportunity and values a diverse workforce. We do not discriminate either directly or indirectly on the grounds of race, nationality, ethnic origin, gender, marital status, pregnancy, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, ethnicity, cultural or religious beliefs. Our policies and procedures reflect our commitment to achieving and maintaining equal opportunities within the workplace.

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