Trade Counter Sales (Horticulture/Irrigation Specialist)

Newtons Building and Landscape Supplies are one of Adelaide’s leading landscaping and building supply companies.

Our stores stock a large range of products, including irrigation, turf, pipes and fittings, pumps, rainwater tanks and other water management products through to pavers, retailing walls, sands and loams. Our staff are a vital part of our business providing friendly, expert service.

We are currently recruiting a full time sales person for our Evanston South store with a strong focus on horticulture and irrigation. The role involves a range of responsibilities with a focus on customer service and driving retail and trade sales. The successful applicant will also have opportunities for future growth and development within Newtons Building and Landscape Supplies.

You will perform over the counter and telephone based sales across a range of irrigation and pump products and water management solutions to both our retail and trade market.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Customer Service (this includes maintaining a friendly, tidy and professional appearance)
  • Sales (including over the counter sales, customer development and quotes)
  • General computer skills
  • Maintaining a high standard of general housekeeping
  • Embracing the Newtons Building & Landscape Supplies ethos, policies and procedures
  • Being a supportive team member

To be successful you must demonstrate previous experience in a similar role with the proven ability to build solid long term customer relationships and complete daily tasks to a high standard. The ability to follow through and “get the job done” in a fast paced environment will certainly secure you this multi-faceted role as will your focus on being a team player. With the ability to work independently and as part of a team, you must demonstrate strong computer skills. The successful applicant must be prepared to work over a 7 day rotating roster as well as helping out other departments when required.

Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.  Available for immediate start.

Newtons Building and Landscape Supplies has a fantastic workplace culture and we pride ourselves on our friendly, knowledgeable and professional staff.

If you would like to become part of the team and have the skills and experience required then please send a brief cover letter and a full resume to Tony Gagliardi at jobs@newtonsbuilding.com.au.

01 Aug 2017