Chapel Attendant / Administrator

  • Location
    Telford, Shropshire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Administrator
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference

New Opportunity Available!

Administrator/Chapel Assistant

Based in Telford

Monday - Friday, 9.00am till 5.00pm


Temporary (with potential for a permanent contract for the right person)

ASAP start (telephone interview required)

Adecco are currently recruiting for an Administrator/Chapel Assistant for our client based in Telford.

Role responsibilities

  • Ensure consistent delivery of the highest levels of client service and provision of all aspects of 'Serving our Local Communities'.

  • Prepares chapels for each service considering client needs including varying religious requirements

  • Checks order of service and music systems with the Funeral Director to ensure the smooth running of the service

  • Ensure the appropriate location and display of floral tributes

  • Conduct interments of cremated remains

  • Conduct witness interments and scattering of the cremated remains

  • Suggest refinements and improvements in client service to Line Manager

  • Answer the telephone, dealing with Funeral Directors and Crematorium/ Cemetery enquiries

  • Produce various letters and invoices for clients as required and answer queries when appropriate

  • Carry out administrative tasks relating to the processing of memorial agreements, ordering of memorials, subsequent quality checks and issue of works instruction for placement

  • Suggest refinements and improvements in client service to Line Manager

  • Provide excellent client service to all internal customers

Ideal candidate

  • Previous experience within a similar role

  • Excellent telephone manner and communication skills

  • Gentle, understanding, compassionate nature

  • Must be accurate, have a keen eye for detail and organised

  • Good knowledge of MS Office including Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint & Word

If the above is of interest, please apply directly to the advert.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Kathryn Brookes