Branch Managers, Funeral Directors, Funeral Arrangers and Funeral Service Trainer

7 days left

Location
Lincolnshire
Salary
DOE
Posted
03 Jul 2017
Expires
31 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Branch Managers, Funeral Directors, Funeral Arrangers and Funeral Service Trainer

Location:           Opportunities across Lincolnshire

Hours:   39 hours per week + participation in ‘on-call’ rota

Salary:              Dependant on experience

Lincolnshire Co-op is a successful retail business with over 200 outlets across Lincolnshire and surrounding counties. We operate 18 funeral homes across our trading and we pride ourselves on engaging with our members and the local community in support of our vision, purpose and values. Due to expansion and growth we have a number of opportunities across the Lincolnshire area for experienced Branch Managers, Funeral Directors, Funeral Arrangers and a Funeral Service Trainer to join our existing team. You will be responsible for managing, arranging and conducting funerals for our clients. Specific duties include:

  • Providing a complete, sensitive and sympathetic service to bereaved relatives and executors when a death occurs.
  • Meeting with relatives and friends of the deceased to understand their wishes
  • Preparation and presentation of the deceased
  • To supervise and conduct funerals ensuring client requests are satisfied
  • Ensure effective liaison with all internal departments, external agencies and relative authorities.

Candidate requirements

Ideally, you will be NAFD qualified with a minimum of 2 years’ relevant experience, however, we will consider less qualified candidates. We are looking for candidates with a high degree of professionalism both in person and over the telephone, experience of providing excellent customer service, and the ability to multi-task and be organised with exceptional attention to detail. You must have GCSE grade C or above (or equivalent) in maths and English, hold a full driving licence and be able to work ‘on-call’ and ‘out of hours’ shifts.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 31 July 2017

To apply visit our website by clicking apply.