Field Based Estimator

Job Type Retail Operations
Selling - Non Management
Region London
Location Kingston Upon Thames
Oxford Street
Sloane Square
Westfield, White City
Preferred Hours Full Time
Partnership Level
Closing Date 30/11/2019
Vacancy Type
Salary Starting from £11.63
Salary Frequency per hour
Hours of Work
37.5 hours per week
To include one late night per week and every other Saturday

The role internally is known as Estimator.

Duties & Responsibilities

A customer-facing role that involves you visiting Customer's homes to complete a full on-site survey in preparation for a number of projects. The role requires a high level of customer service, providing customers with accurate estimates using our computerised systems. You will be responsible for providing accurate error free work, demonstrating excellent communication skills and aim to gain an acceptance of the plans you produce from every customer.

Job Requirements

We have vacancies for both Furnishing Fabrics Estimators and Floor Coverings Estimators.
The roles are based in the Inner London area and require a considerable amount of driving between the branches, customer homes and the service building - a business use vehicle is provided for this purpose.

This role will include working primarily in the Inner London area with travel required to the following John Lewis branches:

John Lewis Oxford Street, Kingston, Peter Jones and Westfield White City.

Flexibility around working patterns is required to fulfil appointment demand.

We request that candidates only apply for this position if you can fully commit to the advertised working hours, or we will be unable to proceed with your application.

Required essential experience skills and qualifications

Full (UK) driving licence (with no more than 6 points).
- all of our vehicles are manual, so you must hold a full licence, not just an automatic licence -

Experience of preparing estimates or plans.

Basic numerical skills to enable you to sense check the estimates.

Customer service experience.

Required desirable experience skills and qualifications

Customer facing selling or retail environment

This role is subject to the following pre-employment screening:
Basic disclosure.
DVLA check.

We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications., therefore, we recommend you apply early.

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