Vacancy

Sales Assistant / Driver,
Full-time

United Kingdom, England, Birmingham

Business unit: Decorative Paints

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.

Responsibility

Sales Assistant/Driver – Dulux Decorator Centre, Birmingham
40 hours per week
£14,976 per annum

 
Sales Assistant/Driver - The Job
We are looking for responsible people who can provide an efficient and friendly service to professional decorators, contractors and DIY enthusiasts.   You will need to have the people skills to build good relationships with store colleagues and customers to gain repeat business, the confidence to operate tills and the willingness to roll up your sleeves and merchandise the store and keep the environment looking great for customers.
Calm and confident behind the wheel, you will also be required to pick and load customer orders and use your knowledge of the local area to carry out product deliveries safely to homes and businesses. On many occasions you will be the face of our business, so you will need to bring enthusiasm, personality and great service to every trip.
 
Sales Assistant/Driver – The Benefits
We can only grow our business as fast as we can grow our people, so as part of the Dulux Decorator Centre team you will enjoy a competitive package and excellent training. In addition you will receive benefits including:
No Sunday working, Pension Scheme, Life Assurance Scheme, generous staff discounts, 25 days’ holiday, free uniform and incentive programmes.
 
Who are we?
With a network of over 188 stores across the UK, Dulux Decorator Centres is part of AkzoNobel, a Britain’s Top Employer company. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. You can’t make a great impact like this without having great people. We want to be the best – to use our leading market positions to deliver a leading performance – and for that, we need the best. Is that you?
 
Sales Assistant/ Driver – Requirements
Life at Dulux Decorator Centres is always busy and every day is different. So you will be the sort of person who thrives on meeting different people and getting involved in all sorts of areas of the business.   You will be need to be good at building relationships and good at pickings up product knowledge quickly. You will also have the desire to sell our market leading products, a flexible attitude and a wish to take on responsibility. You must hold a full driving licence and experience of working in a customer service and/or delivery driving role will be an advantage.
Sales Assistant/Driver - How to apply
Before anything else, you’ll need to complete an online assessment. This will involve a customer service based situational judgment questionnaire.
If you’re successful, you’ll be contacted with a view to be invited to a face-to-face interview with a Line Manager.
Join us at Dulux Decorator Centres and you’ll join a team that takes a real pride in what they do – pride in our products, pride in our brand but most of all pride in our people.
To apply please visit our website via the link.

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Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

October 06, 2016

Vacancy number

160005GM

Continent

Europe

Country

United Kingdom

State/Region/Province

England

Site

Birmingham

Business unit

Decorative Paints

Job family

Sales

Hierarchy level

Entry Level

Full time/part time

Full-time

Contract type

Permanent


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