Retail Assistant

St Martin in the Fields
Covent Garden
£9.90 per hour
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Retail Assistant (seasonal post now until end of December 2017), Trafalgar Square, London We are searching for a passionate and enthusiastic Retail Assistant, to work in our thriving shop. The Shop at St Martin's is located in the crypt of St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London. Visitors to the Shop at St Martin's are delighted by the range of British made and Fair Trade gifts, unusual and value for money souvenirs, as well as books, music and stationery. At Christmas St Martin's is full to the brim with seasonal decorations, Christmas cribs and one of the best selections of charity Christmas cards in central London. If you are... - Passionate - about retail - Enthusiastic- about good product lines and great customer service - Hardworking - can take the initiative to get things done - Self-starting - excellent at organisation and calm under pressure - Friendly - able to work in a team - Flexible - willing to fully meet the needs of the business .then apply. You must be enthusiastic, reliable and extremely organised, ideally you must have experience in retail or hospitality environment, all of this balanced and achieved through your excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work in a team. Excellent customer service skills are paramount, and knowledge of EPOS systems or other similar sales systems is desirable. This role starts immediately and until mid-January 2018 and full training will be given. Working at St Martin's Based at: Shop at St Martin's, St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London. Working pattern: 3 days per week, including evenings, weekends and bank holidays (there maybe the opportunity to work more hours nearing Christmas). Salary: £9.90 per hour, plus Workplace Pension, free filter coffee and tea during your working day, 20% discount in the Café in the Crypt/Courtyard, Shop (excluding books and CDs) and limited concert concessions. Holiday entitlement: 28 days holiday including bank holidays (pro rata). See job profile on our website How to apply To apply for this post, please email the following to HRby 5.00 pm Monday 25 September 2017: - a supporting statement, explaining why you believe you can do this role - a comprehensive CV including details of your achievements in each role, and including details of two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer (please note we will not contact referees without your permission). If you would like to chat about the role, please call Sarah Martin, Retail Manager, or Nadine Swaffield, Human Resources Manager. Interviews will be held from 29 September. (Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, i.e. applications will not be acknowledged. This advert may be removed at short notice)
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