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Kitchen Surveyor

  1. Permanent - Part time
£competitive + excellent benefits
  1. Benchmarx Kitchens & Joinery
  2. Wolverhampton, West Midlands

hrs/pw

24 hours a week- 3 Days 8-5

Wolverhampton

46325

Do you have an eye for detail, maybe a creative flair, do you love meeting a diverse range of people and are a team player? If so, then Benchmarx Kitchen and Joinery would love to hear from you! Ever thought of being a Contracts Kitchen Designer? You don't need to come from our sector, or even know our products, we will provide you with all the training and development you need.


Our most successful Contracts Kitchen Designers come from a variety of different sectors and backgrounds, but they all have one thing in common, they all deliver an exceptional ‘Customer Experience’ for both Trade Customers and Homeowners.


Having a Full UK Drivers Licence for a minimum of 12 months is essential for this role, but don't worry, we will provide you with a company car.


What experience do I need?

You will be joining our Contracts Sales Team. Over 30 strong, you will be part of a team with an enormous wealth of sector experience, to help support you in your new role.. We support our major Public Sector contracts within the SouthEast region.


Full training is given upon joining, so you don't need any previous experience. You'll provide a surveying service that includes measuring kitchens and with the use of CAD (Computer-Aided Design), producing plans that meet our clients specifications. You will work on Social Housing contracts carrying out surveys in both vacant and tenanted properties.  This is a hybrid role, you will either be with customers doing site surveys, in branch or working from home.


Hours - 3 full days - flexibility on days = Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm No weekend working


What's in it for you?

  • Excellent salary package

  • Car on the EBS Scheme

  • 22 days holiday, plus bank holidays

  • Colleague discounts across a variety of our Group businesses including; 20% off at Toolstation, we also have a number of online discounts at leading retailers from theme parks to eating out and cinemas

  • Competitive Family Friendly Policies

  • At Benchmarx, we have strong family values and believe in getting the right work/life balance, meaning you’ll only work during the week. We make sure that hard work is rewarded and as an inclusive, family environment we want every team member to be recognised for the work they do


What will I be doing? We will provide full product and CAD training during your on boarding and induction period. Once complete, here's a snapshot of “what the day in the life of a Contracts Kitchen Designer looks like”.


  • You will be required to visit residential properties for our main customers within the Southeast,, on occasions you may be travelling up to 3 hours a day. (Mileage paid)

  • Our success is built on strong relationships with our customers, so it’s essential that you can build and develop long terms relationships and deliver the highest standards of service

  • Working with Social Housing / Councils and our stakeholders, you will produce accurate plans and quotes in a professional and timely manner to really understand their project and create their ‘perfect’ kitchen, whilst keeping the Contract clients fully updated in the process

  • Using your new found expert knowledge and creative flair, you will be able to ask great questions to establish what’s really important and design the dream kitchen solution using CAD and securing a sale

  • Safety is at the forefront of everything we do for both our customers and colleagues.  In this role we will provide you with a Lone Working Device to ensure you feel safe at all times


What experience do you need?

  • Previous industry knowledge is not essential, we are looking for transferable skills, exceptional customer service, a team player and someone that can also work on their own initiative

  • Someone that can demonstrate great organisational and communication skills

  • We ask for a creative mind and the enthusiasm to learn new skills that has attention to detail is key to excel in this role.

  • You’ll be methodical and tenacious in your approach, be meticulous in terms of planning

  • You’ll have great communication skills and be able to talk to a diverse set of individuals

  • You’ll have a friendly and outgoing personality, with the drive and energy to succeed, being a strong self starter you will also enjoy working collaboratively with customers and colleagues


A bit about us

For 15 years Benchmarx have offered a high quality range of kitchens and joinery products backed up by excellent service.  But what really sets us apart is a company culture of being great people to work with, whether as colleagues or with our valued customers.  With over 130 branches UK wide, we are proud to be part of Travis Perkins.


Our goal is to  become a truly inclusive employer. We want everyone to be at their best and it’s our goal that everyone within our Group feels safe, welcome and able to be their authentic selves. You be you, it makes us, us.


All successful applicants will be subject to a background checks:


  • Basic UK Criminal Records Check (CRB)

  • Media SearchOccupational History

  • Occupational History


and that should those results be deemed unsatisfactory it could lead to the withdrawal of an offer of employment or the termination of employment


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