Carpet sales Consultant

Recruiter
Priority Recruitment LTD
Location
Melksham
Salary
£18k - 22k per year + OTE 22K
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
At Leekes we've been creating beautiful homes for over 115 years, and pride ourselves in supplying everything for the home under one roof. From sofas to kitchens, and bedding to accessories, we host an extensive range of leading brands to suit a variety of home interiors.

What are we looking for?

We are looking to add to our team of experienced Carpet Sales Consultants to join our sales team at the Leekes Melksham store.

You will be an accomplished sales person who is familiar with working in a sales environment including working to targets, KPI's and have up-selling skills. You will be passionate about delivering a high standard of service, be well presented and confident in speaking to customers and making a lasting impression. Knowledge and experience of selling Carpets and Flooring is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided.

If you can demonstrate these qualities we'd love to hear from you. For the right person this a flourishing career in one of the UK's leading retailers. Customer satisfaction is a priority, the product range is outstanding and competitively priced and sales commission is there to be made.

What will you be doing?

Working on the sales floor you will be confident to approach customers and eager to help them choose their ideal flooring needs, whether that be carpets, rugs or new laminated flooring.
You will liaise with the carpet/flooring estimating team to ensure the customer receives an excellent, timely service all whilst earning uncapped commission and working in a friendly, bustling environment.

You will also be available to work 40 hours per week on a mixed weekday/evening/weekend rota to maximise the departments sales and your earnings.

This will involve:

* Providing customers with detailed and accurate product information
* Identifying the customers needs and requirements and explaining the features and benefits of the product
* Providing price quotations and estimates
* Driving sales and supporting the stores overall success

In return we offer:

* Basic salary paid monthly plus
* Generous uncapped bonus and holiday commission
* 30+ days holiday allowance
* 20% staff discount across our retail and leisure group
* A contributory pension scheme
* Free parking
* Business attire provided
* Great career progression opportunities
* Full ongoing training provided, including regular visits to or from suppliers to ensure you have all the knowledge you need in order to succeed

Interested? Apply directly to the employer by submitting a CV and cover letter outlining your relevant skills and experience