Rexel UK currently have an exciting opportunity for a Driver to join the team in our Bermondsey branch. As a Driver for Rexel, you will provide an efficient and professional delivery service to customers, ensuring that commercial opportunities to build relationships and generate profitable sales are maximised.
As a Driver for Rexel, you are responsible for:
Delivering excellent customer service through representing the Rexel brand by demonstrating a positive, friendly and professional image to our customersTransporting customer orders to required addresses, timely and professionallyEffectively planning delivery routes route to maximise time/cost effectiveness and to meet specific customer requirementsLoading and unloading vehicles safely and effectively, taking account of product size, weight and delivery routing
Contacting customers to provide updates on deliveries, confirming times and any additional requirementsEnsuring legal compliance is attained in relation to the upkeep and maintenance of the vehiclesSupporting the Branch Network by promoting products and services, providing advice and assistance to customers regarding deliveries and products
Observing the local surroundings and record and report back any potential business opportunities identifiedUsing IT systems such as M3 or Microsoft Office where appropriateSupporting in other areas of the branch operation as and when required
To be a Driver for Rexel, you will need:
To be customer focussedTo have had experience of working in a fast-paced role, whilst maintaining a consistent eye for detailA flexible approach and an ability to work under pressure An ability to embrace change and new technologiesExperience within a multi-product warehouse environment (ideally)Previous multi-drop experience in a 3.5 tonne van (ideally)Computer literate and basic IT skills
Due to insurance purposes all Drivers within Rexel must:
Be aged 21 & aboveHave held a license for minimum of 12 monthsHave a maximum of 3 points on driving license and no prior disqualifications of driving
The Driver role is a FULL TIME PERMANENT POSITION MONDAY – FRIDAY and we offer a pension, life assurance, 25 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays.
Rexel is an equal opportunities employer.
Rexel UK Ltd. believes that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, Rexel UK Ltd. will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work in the UK.
Rexel is a global industrial distributor serving the Electrical, PPE and MRO sectors with over 30,000 employees and operations in over 37 Countries. In the UK Rexel has over 2,500 staff working from 250+ branches. We value people who have a sense of urgency and excitement, who demonstrate candour, insight and creativity, and thrive in an environment of change and challenge. We value people who take the company personally - being a part of Rexel UK means being part of the most exciting customer focused electrical wholesaler, a place where employees want to build their futures. Rexel is an equal opportunities employer.