Trade Counter (DIY/Hardware store)

Job Overview

We are seeking a Trade Counter person for an established builder's merchants in the South-east part of Kerry. Due to their continued expansion, they are seeking suitability qualified candidates.

Ideally the successful candidate will have worked in similar type role previously - Builder Merchants/DIY /hardware store. However, candidates with experience in construction, carpentry, painting, plumbing or experience in building/renovating own house/extension either through a contract builder or direct labour or self-build would be of interest.


  • Processing Cash/Account counter sales
  • Dealing with phone and counter enquiries
  • Efficient processing and follow-up of customer enquiries regarding all building/DIY materials
  • Process incoming sales orders, quotation requests and enquiries
  • Day to day building material/DIY quotations - ensure all quotations are followed up when necessary.
  • Continued expansion of product knowledge
  • Merchandising and maintenance of all categories of stock

Candidate Requirements.

  • Strong Retail/Builders Merchant/DIY knowledge is desirable
  • Additional Knowledge of construction/building materials is highly desirable
  • Trade sales experience selling building materials
  • A proven track record of achieving and exceeding both sales and margin targets
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • IT literate - can use a PC keyboard and mouse comfortably, and at a reasonable speed.

Please apply through the link provided or call 066-7143995 for further details.

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