Retail Sales Assistant – progression to Manager
JOB TITLE: Retail Sales Assistant – progression to Manager available
LOCATION: Commutable from London Bridge, Central London (SW1 and EC3M)
SALARY & BENEFITS: Starting from £20,000 depending on skills and experience, plus bonus and pension
WORKING HOURS: 40 hours a week with weekend working (10-6)
THE COMPANY: Our client is a well-established and reputable Shoe Manufacturer that has been established for 130 years. They now export to more than 50 countries and have become a favourite with discerning customers worldwide. Due to continued success, we are currently looking for a Retail Sales Assistant (progression to Manager available) who ideally has experience in the footwear industry to join their current and expanding stores, which are commutable from London Bridge and Central London.
THE ROLE: For the Retail Sales Assistant (progression to Manager available), you will be a brand ambassador for the company with the future potential for progression into Managerial roles, as they expand. Your role will vary from delivering excellent customer service, maximising sales, maintaining high retail standards and controlling stock. Ideally you will have experience in the footwear industry.
• Representing the company when dealing with customers in the shop
• Assisting customers with product knowledge
• Maximising sales
• Control of stock
THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate for the Retail Sales Assistant (progression to Manager available) role will be enthusiastic with great people skills and have a smart appearance to maintain the company’s well respected reputation. You will be confident in dealing with customers, both face to face and on the telephone. You will need to be diplomatic, forth right and place a great emphasis on the following areas, customer service, product knowledge and communication. We are after key sales people as well as people who are looking to progress to Manager level.
Key Experience/ Characteristics for the Retail Sales Assistant (progression to Manager available) role commutable from London Bridge and Central London:
• Must live within a commutable distance to London Bridge or Central London or be willing to relocate
• Must have a minimum of a year’s retail experience
• Ideally with experience in the footwear industry
Does this sound like you? Can you fill our clients Retail Sales Assistant with the opportunity to progress to Manager? If yes then please hit the apply now button.
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