Careers at Laker
Any Laker career vacancies will appear below, however please do not hesitate to contact us.
As we are always on the lookout for enthusiastic and passionate staff who are willing to go that extra mile for our customers, whether that is working on one of our sales counters, dealing with an accounts query over the telephone, working in the yard, or driving a vehicle. If you have previous experience working in a builders’ merchants, that’s great! But don’t worry if you haven’t; we have a great team of knowledgeable, long-standing staff ready to train you up. In return we can offer you a competitive salary, paid holiday to include bank holidays, and the potential to progress within the company.
If you are interested in building a career with Laker, please call us on 01293 334412 or come and see us at the address relevant to the job posted below, or simply send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Experienced Yard Foreman – (Crawley).
If you are an Experienced Yard Foremen with a proven track record, then this will be an excellent opportunity to work for a dynamic growing and fun organisation! Location based at our Gatwick depot
Due to organic growth, a new opportunity opens as we further expand our Crawley Depot. As such, we require a Foreman with a 4 year minimum experience for our busy depot’ in Gatwick, serving both trade and retail Customers as we deliver to customers via three lorries within a 30 mile radius’s. Good communication skills essential as you will manage a small team in the yard, our click and collect customers and drivers. Lifting / manual handling will form an essential part of this role. If you are confident also an experienced Builders Merchant Yardman with a clean licence and want to make a difference, we want to talk to you!
Experienced e-Commerce Sales Manager – (Gatwick RH10 9RD).
Primary objective: Management and adoption of our e-commerce platform across customers, driving sales, order lines and site content.
Reporting to: Managing Director / Finance
Main Duties & Accountabilities:
Phase 1 – Cloud ERP/CRM Deployment – Intact IQ has been chosen to be implemented as a replacement for current ERP. On site Gatwick role for Technical Programme Manager, with full responsibility to manage & deliver new ERP/CRM. Deploy, import cleansing data, full customisation & workflow programming. e-commerce integration with Woo Commerce plus our state of the art, omni-present cloud telephony ‘customer service centre‘ with customisable wallboards & CT integration. As well as technical training to be the responsibly to work along side our in-house non technical training manager and experienced ERP user.
Phase 2 – Promote the eCommerce website:
– Expand the online portfolio adding relevant products, descriptions & images are displayed for customers.
– Ensure that effective promotions/content are set up and run up online .
– Liaise with Customer Service teams to ensure proper training for effective customer support for website users
|Experienced Customer Services Sales Supervisor – (Gatwick RH10 9RD).|
Laker is expanding; If you are an Experienced Builders Merchant Sales Person with a proven track record of selling building products from a Contact Centre environment. You will need to be experienced with running a team of sales and marketing & C/S team, working in with an omni-present state of the art contact centre. If so then this will be an excellent opportunity to work for a dynamic growing and fun organisation! Providing a support to our various sales counters, customer service calls, New Business Development all whilst maintaining the extremely high levels of customer service in order to further enhance the levels of support Laker offer our customers.
Because it’s all about making sure the customers get the best experience when they use a Laker Builders Merchant, your role includes:
- Build effective working relationships with customers, in order to understand their requirements thus ensuring that the correct products are supplied.
- Use initiative to identify sales opportunities and offer advice and solutions to customers, thus maximising profitable sales and margin.
- Maintain a clean and effectively merchandised counter area in line with company policy.