Retail Sales Advisor

Trafford Park, Greater Manchester
Salary upto £17,850 plus bonus and benefits
14 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Retail, Sales
Contract Type
Full Time

Professional retail / sales advisory service role based at Arco’s store in Trafford Park.

Supporting the Store Manager and a network of external employees, the Retail Sales Advisor is responsible for assisting with the day to day retail operations at the Trafford Park store. You are expected to carry our sales activities, including contacting new and existing customers by telephone whilst providing an easy and effortless customer experience. You are also responsible for providing quotes, pricing and selling merchandise, whilst managing stock levels at all times. Administrative duties will form part of the role along with face to face customer communications and handling any complaints. 

To be successful in this Retail Sales Advisor role you must have the following key skills: 
• A natural, confident communicator acting as the contact point for all store staff
• excellent merchandising and first class customer service skills
• experience of face to face retail interaction
• numerical skills which will be used daily for transaction and cashing up
• exceptional organisational skills
• knowledge of administration procedures is desirable. 

Our comprehensive benefits package includes:
• a bike scheme, through our network of dealers
• a computer scheme with great offers including Apple Macbook Pro, iMac and printers
• child-care vouchers 
• continuous professional learning and development
• holiday purchase scheme.

Arco is the UK’s leading safety company, with a core purpose to keep people safe at work. We distribute over 170,000 world-class quality assured products and training providing expert advice, helping to shape the safety world and make work a safer place. With a heritage spanning four generations, family values are important to us. We have been awarded the title of ‘Superbrand’ by the annual initiative to identify and celebrate the UK’s strongest consumer and business to business brands in Britain.

We are a family run business and all of our family have the ability to: 
Think Customer / Deliver Our Numbers / Work Together / Make Things Happen/ Open to Change/ Effective Communication.

The Retail Sales Advisor will cover 40 hours per week between the hours of 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday and Saturday 8.30am to 3pm on a rota basis.

Retail Sales Advisor Job Reference Number: OLR11779

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