Retail Sales Assistant

Brite Services
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Brite Services are recruiting for a Retail Sales Assistant to work for a lead designer tile company based in Cheltenham.

As part of the shop team you will be responsible for providing knowledge and advice to customers in a professional, personalised and friendly manner.

This is a full time position working 5 days over 7 including some weekends, offering a competitive salary of £16,500 per annum plus commission!

Retail Sales Assistant Main Responsibilities:

  • Greet customers and establish their wants or needs, without being overbearing.
  • Complete a sale efficiently, being able to accurately handle money, credit card transactions etc. and provide the customer and the company with the necessary paperwork associated with the sale.
  • Maintain knowledge of: current sales and promotions; policies regarding payment and exchanges; security practices.
  • Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs.
  • Ticket, arrange and display merchandise to promote sales. Take delivery of stock from the main warehouse and store appropriately.
  • Watch for and recognise security risks and thefts, and know how to prevent or handle these situations.

Retail Sales Assistant Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, developing a genuine understanding of the client's needs and projects;
  • Suggest design concepts and proposals to present to customers;
  • Adapt design skills to promote products;
  • Creativity, imagination and energy;
  • Willingness to learn and retain product knowledge and convey this effectively and accurately to customers;
  • Accuracy when handling money;
  • Good IT and computer skills;
  • Ability to work as part of a team or to work unsupervised while maintaining high standards

A flair for interior design with previous work experience and/or studies in art and design would be a definite advantage.Structured training will be provided along with the potential for career progression within a rapidly growing company.

You will need a valid driving licence to be eligible for this role

If you meet all or most of the above criteria then apply today!