Sales Assistant

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£7.20 per hour
22 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Sales, Retail Sales
Contract Type
Part Time

Sales Assistant

Manchester Airport

Weekends - Days (Between 6am - 6pm)

10 Hours per week

To £7.20 per hour

Are you looking to earn extra money in the run up to Christmas?

We are looking for an individual who has had previous experience in a books environment or has a keen interest in books, to work in a large airport store helping customers and putting deliveries out.

The Opportunity

Do you thrive in a fast paced environment where no two days are the same, then look no further.

We are looking for exceptional individuals used to working in a customer focused environment and highlighting promotions to join our store.

Working in a team you will play an active role in providing a positive customer experience and driving sales.

The Accountabilities

  • To always deliver a friendly service, smiling, greeting and making eye contact with every customer you come into contact with
  • Working on tills accurately and efficiently, to provide a positive customer experience.
  • Carry out stock replenishment, ensuring all areas of the store remain tidy
  • Working as an active member of the team, supporting colleagues in all tasks
  • Meeting high standards of display and visual merchandising to ensure the store is well presented. Accurately following planograms
  • Demonstrate good product knowledge to customers on key promotions and offers. Approaching customers that may require assistance if you are on the shop floor
  • Targeted on having appropriate Till Point Conversations with every customer to add on sales and increase the average transaction value.
  • Some roles will involve pushing loaded trolleys of stock for long distances
  • Flexibility with working hours and the availability of transport as some stores are open for 24 hours.
  • Role will involve pushing heavy cages and moving stock over long distances



The Requirements

  • Experience gained within a retail environment preferred
  • Confident approach towards maximising sales opportunities
  • Flexibility towards working hours
  • Strong communication skills and ability to participate as a key team member
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Airside pass requirements – valid passport, 5 years continuous referencing, consent to undertake a Criminal Record Check