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Part Time Telesales Operative - Barnstaple

Ref: 39 Date Posted: Friday 29 Mar 2019
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We’re so much more than you thought.
Now you’ve a chance to be part of the team!

Job title: Part Time Telesales Operative

Job type: x3 part time vacancies – 25 hours per week (5 hours per day over 5 days a week)

Location: Roundswell, Barnstaple

Rate of pay: £8.50 per hour plus bonus


The Company:

If you live in Devon, you’ve probably heard of us. After all, we’ve been here for over 100 years!
Perhaps you’ve seen our lorries around, our look celebrates our reputation for being passionate people who care about great food and amazing service. Do you? If so, now is an exciting time for you to join our team. There are over 200 of us working together to deliver a vast range of foods (butchery, fish, chilled, frozen and groceries) and non-food goods to the catering industry. Our customers include pubs, restaurants, colleges, cafes, hotels, leisure parks and more, within the areas of the South West, Oxfordshire and the Midlands. So…a customer based over 200 miles away can call us in Barnstaple until 10pm at night confident that their order will arrive the very next morning. Impressed?
Well, now you have the chance to play a vital role here and reap the rewards of a progressive
career at a modern, ambitious company.

The Role:

We are excited to be recruiting for three part time vacancies, 25 hours per week, 5 hours per day over 5 days a week - which will include some Saturdays and Sundays. The successful candidate will be required to work the following shift patterns on a rota basis: 

Week 1 you will be working mornings, 9.00am – 2.00pm

Week 2 you will be working afternoons, 1.00pm – 6.00pm

Week 3 you will be working evenings 5.00pm – 10.00pm

The job involves answering inbound calls and making outbound calls, accurately processing orders, up-selling additional products and special offers and dealing with customer queries.

The Person:

You will have an excellent telephone manner, be confident at selling and quick to learn in a fast-paced environment. You will also have a friendly and outgoing personality and be able to work calmly under pressure.  You will have good IT skills, and you will have excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English. You must be reliable, flexible, a good team player and demonstrate excellent customer service skills. A current driving licence is also a must, with the use of your own transport.

What are you waiting for?  If you would like to apply, please do so by clicking apply by no later than 7th March 2019.


The Rewards:

In return, we offer a competitive salary and bonus package, pension scheme, 28 days holiday per year, and the opportunity to be part of a progressive and expanding business.