Customer Service Worker


Are you interested in wholefoods? Would you like to be a part of a worker co-operative? Do you have great customer service skills? If so, Essential Trading Co-operative would like to hear from you!

We are looking for an enthusiastic Customer Services Worker to join our Sales team on a permanent contract, 32 hours a week worked over 4 days, with the opportunity to become a member of our worker co-operative.

Essential provides unique opportunities and challenges: you can be sure of a meaningful job, with the chance to become involved in a variety of projects beyond your core responsibilities.

You’ll be joining a diverse, dynamic, and positive bunch of people aiming to change the world for the better. Essential is a pioneering worker co-operative, a wholesaler, manufacturer and retailer proud of specialising in ethically-produced, organic, fair trade and GMO-free food, sourced from all corners of the globe.

The role requires experience of office work, working knowledge of IT systems, excellent communication skills by phone, email, and in person, and an ability to work flexibly. The successful candidate will be well-organised with the ability to self-manage, a good team player, and show great attention to detail.

Some flexibility is required, but the general working day is between 9:00 and 18:00, Mondays to Fridays.

Current starting wage is £10 per hour, increasing to £10.20 on successful completion of a 6 month probation.

Deadline for applications is 9am Tuesday 28th January 2020.

How to apply:

You can find job description/person specification for further details and an application form on our website .

  • Closing Date:
  • Tuesday, 28 January, 2020 - 09:00

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