Retail Sales Assistant

Recruiter
Brite Services
Location
Cheltenham
Salary
16500.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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!