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Funeral Director

Our client is a long standing and well-respected provider of funeral services to the Rotorua area.  Committed to honouring and respecting the wishes of the deceased and their families; they are seeking to recruit a Qualified Funeral Director who will complement their current team of dedicated professionals.

This is a multifaceted role that will be responsible for all aspects of the funeral process from the initial contact with the family; planning, coordinating and conducting the funeral process; through to administration for business and legal purposes.  Working on a roster system, you will at times be on call / first response and responsible for:

  • The initial contact with the bereaved families
  • Making of initial arrangements
  • Consulting with the families to assess their needs and wishes
  • Planning, co-ordinating and conducting funeral/cremation/memorial services
  • Preparation of all necessary paperwork and legal documentation
This is both a very challenging and rewarding role requiring a dynamic personality that can fit effortlessly into a warm, supportive team environment but who is also capable of working confidently and competently on their own. 

Key attributes of the successful candidate will include;    
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to portray warmth and confidence in their dealings with people
  • Ability to be socially perceptive and engage with people from a variety of backgrounds
  • A quality customer service orientation
  • Excellent time management and organisation skills
  • An eye for detail
  • Professionally presented
  • A full and clean New Zealand drivers licence  
A Funeral Directing or Embalming qualification is essential. 

Please apply online with your CV and Cover Letter addressed to Kellie Hamlett, Recruitment & Human Resource Specialist at Talent ID Recruitment Ltd.

Applications will be treated in confidence and close on Friday 22nd October 2021.

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