Sales Assistant

  • Job Reference: SWR2974
  • Date Posted: 10 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Maldon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: depending on experience and hours
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products, Sales
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Sales Assistant – Spider is supporting a well-established thriving clothing retail company, founded in 1928 and trading in Maldon High Street, Essex. They are now looking for Sales Assistants required to work full or part time.

They are looking for friendly Sales Assistants who will welcome and prioritise customers over other tasks and to acknowledge, listen effectively, establish needs, and serve appropriately. You will be able to sell associated products and have a thorough up to date knowledge of all products sold, current promotions and credit facilities.  You will also be able to ensure that problems encountered by customers are rectified satisfactorily and to work to the company’s returns policy and procedures.

Other duties will include:

  • Ensuring stock on sales floor and in stock rooms is tidy, in a logical order and merchandised well
  • Being responsible for using an electronic point of sale system to process all transactions including sales, returns, inter-branch transfers and stock deliveries

About you:

The successful candidate for this role must be a confident, friendly and organised individual with experience of face-to-face customer service. You must have excellent listening and communications skills and should be able to effectively build and maintain good working relations with customer and colleagues alike.

Candidates should be flexible with their duties and understand the importance of personalised customer service.  

Experience of retail menswear, particularly tailoring, would be desirable but not essential.

A competitive salary is on offer to the ideal candidate depending on experience. Full and part time hours are available.

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience, please apply with your CV and we would love to hear from you.

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This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter, who provide recruitment services in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional Keywords:  sales assistant, retail, customer service, menswear, EPOS, fashion

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