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Sales Assistant

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5 Feb 2022

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Sales Assistant, Shop Assistant, Customer Service, Charity, Charity Shop, Permanent, Southfields

Sales Assistant

The Company
A Charity Shop is recruiting for a friendly, approachable and customer orientated full-time Sales Assistant to join their Shop's team of employees and volunteers as soon as possible. You will join a vibrant, fluid, and busy charity retail environment where no two days are the same and the local community is at the heart of everything we do.

The organisation has 41 Charity Shops in London and 30 years' experience in Charity Retailing. Their charity shops are tailored to each local community, and aim to respond to customers' needs with providing excellent customer service, a pleasant shopping experience, great value for money, very creative stock display and visual merchandise. All this can only be possible with to the help and dedication of the fantastic teams, from Volunteers to Shop Managers who bring into their everyday roles unique and amazing skills.

For 30 years, apart from creating employment on the UK job market, the Charity Shops profits are invested in prevention of homelessness, supporting adults with learning disabilities, caring for vulnerable children, providing specialised treatment for children with disabilities, providing community-based education and social support programmes for disadvantaged families in Romania.

Working Times
Shop Opening Hours: 09:30 - 17:30
8- hour shift/30 mins break
5 days per week rota (Thursday - Monday)

*Location, days, and times of work can always be changed by the Management. The shops are open 7 days per week and time sheets may vary across our 41 shops 9-5, 10-6, 11-7

The Role
The Sales Assistant's main duty is to support the Shop Manager and the team in the effective running of the shop. As a Sales Assistant your duties will include:

Sorting Donations

Steaming clothes


Shop Displays

Till and Cash handling

Manual Handling

Maintaining a clean and tidy working environment

Creating and maintain a welcoming ambience

Dealing with customer issues and queries effectively

Networking with customers and the local community

Following the Company's Policies and Procedures

The Candidate

At least 1 year of Retail experience

At least 1 year of Front of House Customer Service experience

Excellent Customer Service Skills

Great Communication Skills

Work well as part of a Team

Ability to collaborate with colleagues to achieve a common goal

Organised and Efficient

Hard working

Positive approach

What is offered to you

Internal policies and procedures training and support throughout your employment

£18,849 annual salary, reviewed yearly every April

Employment assistance programme

Option to work overtime if available

28 days annual leave inclusive of bank and public holidays

50% staff discount on the majority of goods purchased in the shop you are working at

Loyalty and team effort rewards

Vacancy Information:
  • Location: Southfields, SW19 6NW
  • Salary: £18,849 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Reference: AT665
  • Working hours: Full time
  • Contact: Alison Bradley
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Sales Assistant, Shop Assistant, Customer Service, Charity, Charity Shop, Permanent, Southfields
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