Full Time Sales Assistant

Recruiter
Intense Retail
Location
Southampton
Salary
£7.50/hour & clothing allowance
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a highly successful premium fashion brand with a strong reputation for quality. Their values of creativity, luxury and developing excellent customer relationships are at the core of their business. They embrace an open and honest approach, delivering a sophisticated product to their loyal customer base.

We have been tasked by our client to source a full time Sales Assistant for their important concession within John Lewis in Southampton, working 5 days out of 7, including weekends and shifts. This is an exciting opportunity where you will be working in a warm and friendly environment. You will be joining a successful company, where your creativity and retail expertise can shine; you will be encouraged to develop your skills in expanding a loyal customer base and you will liaising with head office, reporting back on sales and performance and implementing changes to drive the business forward.

You need to have the following:
- Sales experience of 1 year or more within a fashion retail environment
- An ability to achieve high standards both on the shop floor and behind the scenes
- Familiarity of using retail KPIs such as sales targets, ATV and conversion to grow sales
- Excellent customer service skills
- Good people and team skills
- A flair for visual merchandising and store layout
- A passion for helping customers look and feel their best
- Good organisational and planning skills
- A confident manner

You are likely to be a full time sales assistant in a retail fashion boutique or concession or a recent fashion graduate. This role presents the right candidate with an excellent opportunity to develop their retail management career.

About Intense Retail: we are a boutique consultancy specialising in fashion retail roles across the UK and Europe. We pride ourselves presenting qualified and motivated candidates to our clients. We are acting as an agency in relation to this position.

If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a superb company and have the skills and experience we are looking for, please apply now