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COUNTER Assistant

Tunbridge Wells Depot | Full Time |  45hpw


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Location: Tunbridge Wells

Hours: 45

About Us

With over 175 years of experience in the timber and building industry, Covers is a family run business. And family doesn't just stop with our business, we channel this ethos all the way to our staff and customers.

​Start your career, with Covers.

Duties & Responsibilities

Based on the Sales Counter, you will become an integral part of a busy branch dealing with sales enquiries. You will be advising customers on our vast range of products, negotiating prices and building relationships with customers.

You will represent the branch and assist with the growth of the business, working as a team to exceed sales targets. You will ensure that the needs of the customers are dealt with quickly and efficiently whilst providing a service that ensures that customers return on a regular basis.

You will also be required to assist with other duties within the branch including restocking the shop, stock control and assisting in the yard, so previous forklift experience is advantageous

You must be sales driven, have excellent customer service skills together and the ability to work well within a team. Previous experience on a trade counter / and or knowledge of building materials is desirable however full training will be given.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday from 07.00am to 17.00pm with a one hour break for lunch.

Some of our additional benefits include:

  • Opportunity to join Company Pension Scheme

  • Death in Service Benefit

  • Staff Discount Scheme

  • Company Bonus Scheme

  • Access to Covers Advantage - Money saving platform with Large Retailers

  • 24 Days holiday plus bank holidays plus Long Service Days

  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay

  • Staff Events

To apply please email your cv or alternatively you can visit our website

Job Type: Full-time



  • Company pension




  • Monday to Friday




  • Builders Merchants: 1 year (preferred)




  • Forklift Licence (preferred)


Work Location: In person

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