Trade Sales Support - Whakatane/Mt Maunganui

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Customer Service
  • Business Group:PlaceMakers
  • Location:Whakatane
  • Job Reference:PMK AD/20477
  • Closing Date:06 Aug 2021


Together, let's build New Zealand! PlaceMakers continuously strives to be the best building partner in the market and takes pride in providing the highest level of service to our customers. We continue to grow and we have an opportunity for a customer service-focused team member to join our Whakatane in the key role of Trade Sales Support based at our Whakatane. 

We are looking for a vibrant individual who is self-motivated and pays attention to accuracy. Your main responsibilities include:

Receive incoming calls from trade customers
Give advice on PlaceMakers products and services
Follow-up customer inquiries and orders with the dispatch area.
Source and Order special goods
Handle general price enquiries
Provide backup service for Account Managers

This is a fulltime position working 7 am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday and based either in Mt Maunganui or Whatakane.

We will be looking for the following attributes in the successful candidate:

You will need strong communication skills and a high standard of customer service
Be able to work under pressure and organise your time and environment for maximum efficiency
A minimum of 1 year experience in a similar role
Building product knowledge is desirable
You will need to be computer literate and full training will be given on our in-house computer systems

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit and will be required to undergo pre-employment and medical testing.

If you have a “Know How Can Do” attitude, enjoy working in a team environment, and would like the challenge this position brings, then please forward your CV and cover letter.

This role will offer an opportunity to demonstrate your ability to help increase sales for the branch, opening doors for further career opportunities within our wider business. You will be joining a well-respected company offering a range of benefits and opportunities for career advancement that come with being part of Fletcher Building.