Retail sales assistant

Posted: 7 Dec 2017
Location: Tiptree, Essex
Company: Perrywood
Salary: £16,770

One of our friendly family businesses based near to Tiptree are seeking to recruit a Retail Sales Assistant to join their Retail team looking after outdoor sundries. They have won many awards and are a great employer. This role is full time working 4 week days plus a weekend day. You will cover the following key activities: -

  • Sell and merchandise products taking responsibility for a specific product area to include stock, merchandising and driving sales
  •  Maintaining stock levels in selling areas and merchandising
  • Work closely with display merchandisers and supervisor to create eye catching displays
  • Deliver excellent customer service, answering customer queries face to face and on the phone
  • Operating the till system (EPOS) processing cash and card payments
  • Annual stock take and taking customer orders

Skills and Experience

  • Excellent telephone manner with superb communication skills
  • In depth knowledge of standard retail procedures such as merchandising and stock
  • Proactive and energetic with a can-do attitude
  • Highly organised with excellent attention to detail
  • Proven ability to take initiative, gain excellent product knowledge
  • Passionate and a Team player