Heating, Bathroom and Kitchen Consultant - Whanganui (Parental Leave Cover)

Clever Core Logo
  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Customer Service
  • Business Group:PlaceMakers
  • Location:Whanganui
  • Job Reference:30376
  • Closing Date:17 Feb 2023


About the role:

You will be responsible for maximising the Heating, Bathroom, and Kitchen sales by providing excellent service to our Trade and Retail customers. This includes helping customers find and select products, providing product knowledge advice and completing all stock-related tasks.

Daily you will be responsible for –
  • Take clear briefs from clients and discuss all aspects of creating, remodelling, or updating the kitchen and/ or bathroom area of their home. 
  • You will discuss building materials, themes, colours, patterns, and room layout with a client and produce sketches and drawings based on what your client tells you he or she wants.
  • Consulting with clients via phone and email
  • Seeking out value-add solutions for internal and external customers

Skills and Experience:
  • Proven Customer Service/ Sales experience, confident and a clear and accurate communicator who can deal with challenging demands and time frames.
  • Experience in designing Kitchens, bathrooms, laundry, flooring, and wardrobes would be preferable!
  • You must be polite, and professional and will be accommodating when assisting our customers.
  • We are looking for someone with a high standard of personal presentation and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • You will need to have excellent time management skills to meet tight deadlines and company targets. 
  • Intermediate to advanced experience with MS Excel and other computer programs are desirable.

About PlaceMakers and our Benefits

PlaceMakers is New Zealand's leading and largest supplier of building materials to New Zealand’s commercial and residential 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 stock 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.

This is a 7 Month Fixed-Term Opportunity, hours include Monday to Friday, 40 hours.

How to Apply

Opportunities like this do not come along very often and these are limited. To express your genuine interest please submit your CV for review and one of our team will get back to you!

Please note - A pre-employment medical, including a drug test will be required as well as being fully eligible 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.