Funeral Consultant

at Harris McDonald Pty Ltd
Location ACT, Australia
Date Posted April 17, 2020
Category Accounting and Finance
Job Type Full-time
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Funeral Consultant Harris McDonald Pty Ltd location ACT.

Toscan Dinn Funerals has built a reputation for offering simple choices, an honest approach and dignified care. We are proud to offer services that are sensitive to your unique needs. Our funerals are tailored to reflect the life of the special loved one that we have been entrusted to care for.

Our pledge to the Canberra community and surrounding region is to provide quality care and informed choices when saying goodbye to your loved one. Toscan Dinn Funerals, is family owned and locally operated.  We take pride in providing you with our time, knowledge, attention to detail and support when you need it most.

To be successful in this position, you will need to meet the following criteria must demonstrate a caring nature. Must be able to show empathy towards grieving members of families. Must present a mature and responsible attitude. Must have the ability to work with grieving members of the public. Demonstrate basic MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).

Be able to be organised and able to meet deadlines. Must be free from any medical conditions – musculoskeletal disorders that would present a risk to the individual, workers or clients when lifting bodies, coffins and industry related equipment. Must be free from any psychological conditions that would present a risk to the individual, other worker or clients when dealing with grief or bereaving families.

Committed to providing exceptional customer service across all channels – written, phone and face to face. Knowledge of burial practices and customs: the ability to possess a base-level knowledge of current burial practices and customs. Experience in a mortuary setting, including the preparation of bodies. Excellent attention to detail.

Ability to apply knowledge in a practical, commercial manner. Willingness to assist and support others as required. Accomplish objectives effectively within time frame given and carry out administrative duties within portfolio in an efficient and timely manner.

Note demonstrated experience in a similar industry or the ability to clearly demonstrate transferable skills from another industry will be considered. You will be required to participate in a shared after hour's roster, including weekends and the successful applicant will need to consent to a police check being conducted.