Funeral Administrator

We have an immediate, part-time position available for a Funeral Administrator, an essential keyworker for the last line of care.



As a funeral administrator, your role will include a mix of administrative duties, working with bereaved family and the deceased. You will work as part of a team in a busy office, and hold excellent customer service skills, acting with empathy and compassion at all times.



What you’ll need to do:




  • The administration of funeral arrangements, working with the Funeral Director and bereaved families

  • Managing petty cash, banking, invoicing and credit control

  • Managing communication with bereaved friends and families either online, over the phone or face to face

  • Escorting families to the chapel of rest

  • Dealing with statutory papers and following GDPR regulations



What we’ll need from you:




  • Proactive and flexible approach and ability to communicate effectively with a range of people, both in person and remotely

  • Comfortable coming into contact with the deceased through the Chapel of Rest

  • Presentable at all times, acting with professional conduct and showing empathy




  • Excellent attention to detail is essential

  • Experience using Microsoft packages (Outlook, Word,)

  • Driving Licence essential

  • Supply the necessary documentation for a full DBS check



Benefits:




  • 22 days holiday plus 8 days bank holiday.

  • Full training is provided

  • Prospect of growth and career development

     



During the recruitment and onboarding process we will be adhering to the social distancing guidance from the government.





About Dignity:



Dignity Funerals are one of the leading funeral providers within the UK and are currently listed on the London stock exchange, with a history dating back to 1812 we employ over 4,400 staff across our 826 funeral locations and 45 crematoria sites. 



We are trusted by our customers to provide the most professional, empathic support at times of difficulty.



We continue to operate to the highest possible standards across our network whether it be in our operational roles based at our local funeral providers/crematoria, our award winning 24-hour Client Service Centre or our supporting functions within our Head Office in the heart of Sutton Coldfield (Birmingham).



Our employees are at the heart of everything we do, if you wish to be part of a successful business with a strong moral compass.


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Job Overview

ID:

190263

Date Posted:

Posted 1 week ago

Expiration Date:

31/08/2020

Location:

Wigan

Job Type:

Permanent

Salary:

£8,904

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