Reference : GBR09281

Customer Service Advisor - Sales and Distribution

  • Distribution Operations
  • United Kingdom Southport
  • Temporary
  • Posting date : 11/10/2022

Position description

Customer Service Adviso(maternity cover) 

You’ll be working for Jewson, in Southport.  

Hours of work: Monday – Friday 7.30am – 5.00pm, and alternate Saturday 8am – 12pm 

We provide expert, straight-forward advice to the UK’s major infrastructure, housing, utilities, and industrial/commercial development projects, coupled with unrivalled access to the world’s most innovative products. 

What will I be doing in the role? 

Our Internal Sales Assistant is one of our most important roles in the business. A great Sales Advisor will help keep our business running smoothly and continue to build and develop customer relationships and sales opportunities.  

There are some specific skills we are looking for from suitable candidates; 

  • A basic understanding/interest in the products and market 
  • Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team 
  • Proactive, flexible, and enthusiastic attitude 
  • Demonstrable customer service focus 
  • IT literate 
  • Able to create and maintain successful relationships 
  • Able to handle difficult situations and diffuse conflict 



Key Requirements: 

  • Full Clean Driving Licence 
  • Driving counterbalance FLT 
  • Health & Safety conscious  
  • Previous experience within a similar trade/ background would be advantageous but not essential  

Who are we ?

About us  

At Saint-Gobain we pride ourselves on being innovative, customer focused, agile, open and engaging and entrepreneurial. We are also proud to have been named a ‘Top Employer’ for 5 consecutive years. If you are well organised, you put your customer first, and you want to know what it’s like to work for a top employer that is working hard to make the world a better home; then please read on to find out more about this exciting opportunity to join us as a Internal Sales. 

Are Jewson and Saint-Gobain an Inclusive employer? 

We’re working hard to be, and we’re keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you! 

We understand that a diverse workplace is not only a more enjoyable place to be, but also facilitates better decision making and innovation. So, whoever you are, and whichever Saint-Gobain business you join, you can be sure of a warm welcome with us. 

And what about flexibility? 

The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role (this could be flexible hours, a job share, part time, to name a few). We can’t guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting, but we promise to listen. 

Top employer 2022