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Vacancy Mobile Funeral Service Arranger
Town Rutherglen
Employer George S Munn Funeral Directors
Vacancy type Part Time Job
Reference number Mob4416
Form of employment Part Time
Salary / Rate Dependent on Experience
Hours 20.00
Published 23/02/2021
Closing date 22/03/2021

Description

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We have an immediate position available for a Mobile Funeral Service Arranger to join our team at George S Munn Funeral Directors in Rutherglen. This is a part-time position, working 20 hours a week, in a 12 month Fixed-term contract.


Duties

As a Mobile Funeral Service Arranger, your role is predominantly client facing, providing the first point of contact for bereaved family and friends. You will work in an office environment, holding excellent organisational and customer service skills as you manage the process of arranging a funeral, always acting with empathy and compassion.

What you’ll need to do:

  • Taking enquires from clients, completing a full brief and sensitively establishing rapport
  • Organising the funerals from beginning to end, including ordering flowers, booking service sheets and arranging ministers etc
  • Undertaking any administration duties
  • Escort families to the chapel of rest and be present at the viewing
  • Remain the point of contact with families until you hand over to the Funeral Director
  • Supporting any ad-hoc duties
  • Travel between Dignity sites when required and customers homes

Essential criteria

What we’ll need from you:

  • Proactive approach and ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people, both in person and remotely
  • Comfortable coming into contact with the deceased through the Chapel of Rest visits
  • Presentable at all times, acting with professional conduct and showing empathy
  • Excellent attention to detail is essential
  • A passion for customer service
  • Full UK driving licence is essential
  • Funeral Service experience would be useful in order for you to hit the ground running, however full training will be offered.

Desirable criteria

Not specified

Additional information

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

Dignity is one of the UK’s most trusted providers of funeral services and prepaid funeral plans, serving over 800 local communities nationwide through our funeral homes and crematoria. With a history that can be traced back to 1812, over 4000 colleagues strive to set the highest standards for funeral services, facilities and care, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

We will be receiving applications until 22/03/2021 though Dignity Plc retain the right to close this vacancy early and without prior notification, so it is advisable to complete your application at the earliest opportunity.

How to apply

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