Reference : 581316

Customer Design Consultant

  • Sales
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 09/07/2020

Who are we ?

This position is only open to internal applicants of Saint Gobain. Please note that any applications made by people outside of Saint Gobain will not be considered at this stage.

At Jewson we pride ourselves on our ability to provide a great welcome to our customers, being proactive when helping them, being trusted, and recognised for our ‘customer first’ approach. If you are ambitious and enjoy a proactive and customer focused role, this Customer Design Consultant role could be a great opportunity for you.

This Customer Design Consultant role is working in our Jewson Branch in Stratford Upon Avon,  a well respected branch made up of an experienced and successful team. Jewson is the biggest employer in the UK Saint-Gobain business, with over 500 braches.

What will I be doing in this role?

The Customer Design Consultant position is key to the performance of the branch. It requires someone who can provide a consultative sales approach with our customers, building strong relationships and trust to help them find the best solution to fit their needs.

Key day to day duties include:

  • Providing quotes and designing kitchens and bathrooms from detailed plans, working from concept to completion.

  • Assisting customers that visit our showroom and having regular contact with suppliers.

  • Identifying new business opportunities with the Showroom Manager for lead generation and follow up.

  • Collecting feedback and driving our social media presence to increase awareness of our showroom offers.

What skills are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; this means that we are open to applications from all Saint-Gobain businesses and would welcome you to apply if you can demonstrate the following key skills:

  • Passionate about delivering excellent customer service, with a keen focus on building customers’ confidence.

  • Excellent customer service and sales experience – essential.

  • Well presented, articulate and able to communicate with customers and stakeholders at all levels.

  • Able to manage and prioritise your workload, with a flexible/adaptable approach to work.

  • Relevant technical/product knowledge - desirable

Please note that product and system training can be provided where applicants may lack this knowledge. We encourage applications from all background if you can demonstrate the skills highlighted.

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. We can’t guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting. But, we promise to listen.


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