Pat The Baker Ltd.
Relief Van Sales Driver - Kerry (Hiring Location: Tralee/Killarney Area)
Pat the Baker currently has a vacancy for a Relief Van Sales Driver based from our Kerry depot. If you hold a valid B license, are customer focused, motivated and enthusiastic please apply!
Reporting to: Sales Manager
Primary Purpose of the Role: Promote products to customers in a hygienic, friendly and efficient manner. To load, transport and deliver Pat The Baker/Irish Pride products in a prompt, professional and safe manner in accordance with Company and legal standards.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Drive your vehicle is a courteous and safe manner with regard to other road users and in accordance with road legislation and company policies and procedures
Ensure the best care and use of the Company’s vehicle and equipment
Report vehicle defects to supervisor immediately
Vehicle Loading and Delivery:
Load/unload your vehicle safely in accordance with Company procedures and legal standards.
Load your vehicle with the appropriate stock required for the days business.
Deliver Pat the Baker/Irish Pride products to customers in a safe efficient manner in accordance with Company procedures.
Ensure all deliveries are accounted for and the correct numbers of products and delivered every time.
Ensure all bread trays are collected from each customer.
Ensuring paperwork is correct for each delivery
Use handheld device
Complete daily and weekly vehicle checklists as required
Read the Company Drivers Handbook carefully and follow the guidelines as required
Complete detailed written incident reports
Sales and Customer Service
Sell, merchandise and rotate Company products on customers’ premises. Ensure all out of date or damaged bread is taken back and adequate quantities of fresh bread are delivered to cover expected sales.
Promote the Company and products at all times
Treat all customers in a professional and courteous manner.
Provide all customers with a safe and professional service in accordance with company delivery procedures
Maintain good relations with existing customers
Deal with customer queries and complaints in a courteous and timely manner.
You will grow sales by identifying and developing opportunities, support promotional activities and develop strong relationships with all customers.
Monitor and manage product returns.
Wear the full Company issued uniform. Must be clean, neat and tidy.
You must adhere to all Covid-19 health and safety protocols.
At all times carry out all operational aspects of job with regard to documented company policies, procedures and safety information contained in the Drivers Handbook and other Company documents
Avoid loss or damage to goods or property
Participate in all company training and awareness programmes
Education and Qualifications
Minimum 2 years driving experience is essential
Must hold a full category B licence
Personal Characteristics, Knowledge & Skills
Must have fluent verbal and written English
Strong customer service skills and professional demeanour
Strong time management skills
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work harmoniously with people at all levels within the organisation
Permanent / Full-time