Parts & Showroom Retail Salesperson

I & M Consulting
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Parts & Showroom Retail Salesperson Our client is family owned, has been established for over 100 years, and turning over £115m per annum. They are currently recruiting a Parts & Showroom Salesperson who can assist with our parts and retail sales and join the established team at our Sudbury branch based in Suffolk. Someone with a background of working within a DIY, Garden Centre or Builders merchant environment such as Homebase, B&Q would be ideal, but not essential. Role Purpose: Reporting to the Parts & Showroom Manager, you will be responsible for operating a busy goods inward desk which will include the receiving, unpacking and allocating of orders from couriers and our internal deliveries. You will also be assisting with the day to day retail sales within the showroom which will include Parts, and Hardware sales as well as ensuring delivery of excellent customer service at all times by dealing with all queries relating to the products and services supplied by the Company either face to face or over the telephone. Essential Skills/Experience: Excellent people skills and enjoy working with the general public Familiarity of working in a retail environment and showroom experience (desirable) Motivated by sales and targets Ability to upsell Enjoy working in a busy atmosphere and can cope under pressure during busy periods Good communication skills: face to face, letter, email and fax General computer skills and familiarity with email and internet use Excellent numeracy and literacy skills Attention to detail and accuracy with numbers, handling of cash, cheque and card payments A forklift license would be advantageous, but not essential A team player-capable of working alone or with other team staff Able to use own initiative Smart & presentable appearance Maintain a good general level of health and fitness Additional Information: Start Date: As soon as possible, but subject to successful candidates notice period Location: Sudbury, Suffolk, Hours: 39hrs per week basic - 8am to 5pm Monday to Thursday, 8am to 4pm Friday. Saturdays as per rota (8am to 12.30pm). Overtime paid at time and a half on completion of 39hrs Monday to Friday Contract: Permanent, full time, hourly paid Benefits: 23 Days Annual Leave (plus bank holiday), Company Sick Pay Scheme, Workplace pension, Childcare vouchers, Staff Discount in Country Stores and Death in Service Cover (2 x salary) ........................... Key words: Retail, Sales, Goods in, Parts, Warehouse
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