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Job Title: Floating Funeral Arranger
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £9.57 Per Hour
Hours: 37.5 Hours Per Week
Closing Date: 02/07/2017

We are a local and independent Co-operative and our Funeral Service strives to be the first choice locally for families across Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex for their funeral planning and arrangements.

A floating Funeral Arranger is required to travel between branches in Ipswich and the surrounding area. The role involves providing an individual and high quality service to our families through advice, guidance and support on the range of funeral services we have to offer. You will be required to liaise with third party providers as well as colleagues across the business. Experience of funerals is not required but you will need to demonstrate compassionate client skills with sensitivity and discretion at all times.  You will also have great attention to detail and co-ordination skills to ensure that everything goes to plan.

Our team will tell you that supporting families at such a sensitive time in their lives is a hugely enriching experience. If you are interested in joining them at our Arranging Office then please get in touch.

Everyone who works at the East of England Co-op has the opportunity to discuss flexibility for their working patterns.  We understand the importance of balancing work commitments with other activities and responsibilities, which is why we are happy to offer flexible working that fits with our operational requirements.  This can include part time work, reduced hours and job shares.  We are always looking to find the right solutions to suit our colleagues and the business.

If you wish to discuss the working pattern for this role, please include this in your application.


We are looking for a new colleague to work with us 37.5 hours per week to be worked from Monday to Friday each week, the working times of which will be discussed during the interview process.


If you're interested in the above role, please send a copy of your up-to-date CV along with a covering letter to quoting reference JS246/17. Should you have any questions with regards to this role please email us using the same address.