Trade Shop Assistant

10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Trade Shop Assistant 

We are a UK leading safety and workplace supplier, part of Bunzl plc, a global FTSE 100 company. We specialise in the supply of goods and materials in the following sectors: Personal Protective Equipment, Cleaning & Hygiene Supplies and Contractors` Site Equipment. Purchasing and logistics is their business. 

Position: Trade Shop Assistant / Warehouse Operative 
Location: Rochester 
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 
Hours: 8.30 am - 6.00pm, 1 hour lunch,5 day week Monday - Fri 42.5 hours a week 
Salary: £16,796 per annum with added bonus of £1250. OTE Salary of £18,046 (bonus paid quarterly) 

Assessment Day: Thursday 22nd June between 10.00am – 1.00pm at Rochester Branch. 

About the role: 

As a Trade Shop Assistant, you will manage the branch Trade Shop to achieve sales profit and growth through good customer service. 


- Assist customers with purchase decisions 
- Develop customer relations to maximise repeat business opportunities 
- Resolve queries on orders / products / returns 
- Ensure stock is effectively merchandised to maximise sales and support stock rotation 
- Ensure shop is secure and a safe environment 
- Ensure local and national promotions are relevant and implemented 
- Assess cost and margin to achieve target margin 
- Reconcile till daily ensuring that any cash discrepancies are reported and investigated 
- Regularly bank cash in line with laid down procedures 
- As requested to undertake projects or activities not specifically outlined above 

About you: 

- Willingness to work extra hours or help out in areas outside of role 
- Computer Literate 
- Retail experience 

You may have experience of the following: Customer Service Assistant, Customer Service Agent, Customer Service Advisor, Shop Assistant, Customer Services, Retail Assistant, Customer Service, Sales Assistant etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK`s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications