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Customer Service
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As first point of contact at our Trade Counter and Showroom, you will interact daily with our customers who are the heart and soul of our business. You will be a people person thriving most when supporting our customers, so they get a winning in-store experience. You will build and maintain effective relationships with them by being solutions focused, offering product support and technical information. You will also play a vital part in direct sales with customers, getting orders pulled and ready for dispatch, and merchandising and maintaining aisles within the showroom.

This role is a full-time role working Monday to Friday.  

Skills and Experience Required:
  • Proven experience in a customer service and/or retail sales environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a bubbly personality
  • Ability to build rapport with people from all ages and backgrounds
  • Motivated, self-driven and able to work independently
  • A strong focus on performance and dedication to support our valued customers
  • Competent computer and numeracy skills
  • Useful knowledge of our products, particularly paint and adhesives or the building industry is highly advantageous.
  • Proactive and able to think on your feet and under pressure

About PlaceMakers and our Benefits
PlaceMakers is New Zealand's leading and largest supplier of building materials to New Zealand’s residential and commercial construction markets. Part of New Zealand’s largest listed company, Fletcher Building, we employ more than 2,100 people in over 60 locations across the country and can source more than 100,000 product lines from concrete to paint and plasterboard.
We offer an Employee Education Fund (EEF), where funding can be obtained for employees and family members to study and/or extend their learning further.

Please note: A full pre-employment medical, including drug test and criminal background check will be required as well as the legal right to work in NZ indefinitely.

We are proud of the incredible diversity of people who make up our business! As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees across our national network of branches throughout New Zealand.