Job Title: Funeral Director
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and committed Area Manager / Funeral Director to join an independent family business based in the Croydon area. You will be in charge of 2 branches and potentially more.
In your role, you will be required to make all the practical arrangements for the funeral and also ensure the family is aware of the full range of services available to them. You will also manage the staff under your direction during the service, in addition to managing and supporting the staff within your assigned offices. You will be expected to oversee the day to day running of your offices, provide management reports, interact, engage and be a figure in the community and promote the company’s interests within the community.
You will have excellent communication and people skills, and be able to deal sensitively with distressing situations and ensure all funeral arrangements are conducted in accordance with the family’s wishes. You will be required to involve yourself in every part of the business and you must be able to demonstrate the ability to build a caring, professional relationship with the bereaved whilst delivering a consistently high level of client care.
The ideal candidate will be experienced in all aspects of the profession with a calm and approachable manner, ability to drive with a clean driving licence and be well presented.
In return, we are offering an excellent salary including commission, car, and other benefits, all dependent on experience.In the first instance please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org