Join Shipham Valves as their next Account Handler as they go through exciting period of growth

Shipham Valves origins date back as far as 1798 in Hull. Shipham is one of the longest established and most highly respected valve manufacturers in the world. The company employs 65 people at its business facility based in Brough and there are plans for this to significantly increase over the following year with exciting plans for the business to increase its in-house manufacturing capabilities and facilities.

Since the 1930s, Shipham Valves have become one of the longest established, highly trusted and respected valve manufacturers globally. Their worldwide reputation has evolved through excellence in product design, engineering and the development of high-quality non-ferrous and alloy valve products. These serve diverse market sectors such as onshore and offshore oil and gas, petro chemical, power generation, marine, naval marine, fire protection and pipeline applications. This dedication to innovation and expertise in these sectors has allowed the business to develop a strong reputation. They continually strive to be the market leader, delivering unsurpassable customer service across their business.

The Opportunity

As part of their continued strategy to deliver a premium service to their customers, they are now hiring an Account Handler to join their team who will ensure that they have a strong infrastructure in place, so customers get support throughout the aftersales process and are fully informed on production schedules and delivery dates.


To be the successful Account Handler, the skills needed include:


  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills 
  • Have a can-do attitude and the ability to problem-solve
  • Experience of working in a customer service environment and having to deal with objection handling
  • Experience in following processes and working with both internal and external multiple stakeholders
  • Manufacturing experience would be beneficial but not essential
  • Experience in using CMS, CRM and Microsoft packages would be advantageous

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