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Funeral Arranger Needed in London

Posted: 13-10-2017
Place: Whitechapel, London

A very well known and well Established Funeral Directors is seeking a dedicated, well organised individual to join their growing team.
The role is based in Stepney E1 however the successful candidate will be flexible and be able to travel to other sites where offices are based including:
- Wanstead E11
- Bethnal Green E2
2 weeks training will be compulsory before a start date is confirmed and will be held in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire HP1
The successful applicant will demonstrate:
• Excellent communication and people skills
• A serious and dignified manner
• The ability to deal with sensitively and distressing situations
• Excellent attention to detail
• Ability to work under pressure of time or workload and to recognize time-critical work and deliver on time
• Good team skills, but ability to work on own initiative
• Smart personal presentation
Duties and responsibilities:
• Taking details from relatives or friends of the deceased
• Arranging for transfer of the deceased to the place of rest before the funeral
• Meeting with friends or relatives to give advice and arrange details of the funeral
• Arranging the date and time of the funeral with the church, cemetery or crematorium
• Organising flowers, transport and death notices
• Advising on legal requirements and helping clients complete paperwork
• Preparing the deceased for burial or cremation
• Arranging viewings
• Dealing with floral tributes and charitable donations
• Housekeeping duties
The role is full time and will require someone to start almost immediately.
The rate is £8.00 per hour for the first 13 weeks then this will raise to £9.75.
The company offers many incentives and bonuses for dedicated members of staff and praise themselves on their team work ethic.
If you believe you have the right transferable skills, similar experience, great customer service with strong empathy and compassion skills then please email your CV and contact details to Charlotte
( for the direct email address, if you have trouble responding the the ad)

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