Luxury Retail Sales Consultant

Recruiter
Alexander Hancock Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Salary
23000.0000
Posted
11 Feb 2017
Closes
11 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a designer and supplier of luxury items with a brand new showroom opening in Manchester; they are looking for an experienced sales consultant with experience of luxury products to be part of their team

This role will involve a 6 month training period in London whilst you learn the products and the business, for which the company will pay living costs etc.

As a Sales Consultant your duties will include:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Maximise sales whilst providing outstanding customer service.
  • Liaise with in- house teams to ensure they are informed of new sales and ongoing orders.
  • Take client meetings in the showrooms and convert potential clients to sales.
  • Maintain relationships with clients by providing support, information, and guidance; researching and recommending new opportunities
  • Manage cash and payment systems in accordance with company procedures and policies
  • Eye for detail
  • Be organised and able to keep up with a fast paced workflow
  • Be able to take on an administrative role
  • Be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Display great professionalism and customer service skills
  • Have some relevant industry experience with luxury products

An ideal candidate will hold the following skills and experiences:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Good common sense
  • Fluent in English (both written and spoken)
  • German at an advanced level would be an advantage