Funeral Service Arranger

We have an immediate, full-time 12 months FTC position available for a Funeral Service Arranger, an essential keyworker for the last line of care



As a Funeral Service Arranger, your role is predominantly client facing, providing the first point of contact for bereaved family and friends.  You will work as part of a team in a busy office, holding excellent customer service skills as you support with the arranging of a funeral, acting with empathy and compassion at all times.



What you’ll need to do:




  • Taking initial enquires from clients, taking a full brief and establishing rapport

  • Organise the funeral which will include ordering flowers, booking service sheets and arranging ministers

  • Escort families to the chapel of rest and be present at the viewing

  • Remain the point of contact with families until they hand over to the Funeral Directors on the day of funerals

  • Travel between sites to support as and where required

  • Rotating Saturdays are included



What we’ll need from you:




  • Proactive approach and ability to communicate effectively with a range of people, both in person and remotely

  • Comfortable coming into contact with the deceased through the Chapel of Rest

  • Presentable at all times, acting with professional conduct and showing empathy




  • Excellent attention to detail is essential

  • Experience using Microsoft packages (Outlook, Word, and Excel)

  • Supply the necessary documentation for a full DBS check

  • A driving licence is preferred though not essential.



Benefits:




  • 22 days holiday plus 8 days bank holiday.

  • Full training is provided

  • Prospect of growth and career development

     



During the recruitment and onboarding process we will be adhering to the social distancing guidance from the government.





About Dignity:



Dignity Funerals are one of the leading funeral providers within the UK and are currently listed on the London stock exchange, with a history dating back to 1812 we employ over 4,400 staff across our 826 funeral locations and 45 crematoria sites. 



We are trusted by our customers to provide the most professional, empathic support at times of difficulty.



We continue to operate to the highest possible standards across our network whether it be in our operational roles based at our local funeral providers/crematoria, our award winning 24-hour Client Service Centre or our supporting functions within our Head Office in the heart of Sutton Coldfield (Birmingham).



Our employees are at the heart of everything we do, if you wish to be part of a successful business with a strong moral compass.


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Job Overview

ID:

232687

Date Posted:

Posted 1 month ago

Expiration Date:

19/11/2020

Location:

Wolverhampton

Job Type:

Contract

Salary:

£17,509.93 pa

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