Sales Assistant – Trade Retail 

Swansea (Abertawe)
24 Aug 2017
21 Sep 2017
Retail, Sales
Contract Type
Full Time

Sales Assistant – Trade Retail 
£15,952.76 Plus Pension Scheme, Healthcare, Uniform 

Are you eager, enthusiastic and looking for a new customer-facing role? Are you ready to make the career-move of a lifetime with a global group offering great working hours and the most variety within trade retail that you will find? If so, read on. 

Part of the PPG Industries portfolio of brands, Johnstone's is one of the nation’s foremost professional trade paint brands and has enjoyed a presence in the market since 1890. We are now looking for a Sales Assistant to join our trade decorating retail organisation. 

Boasting a winning combination, Johnstone’s believe in teamwork and recognise and reward personal contribution. You won’t just be a number - you’ll receive the support you need to forge a career to be proud of. So, if you are ambitious, friendly and customer-focused, apply today and do something amazing with your career. 

As a Sales Assistant, you will join Johnstone’s at our decorating retail outlet in Swansea. Your role will involve supporting customers, making sales for decorating products and equipment and assisting with deliveries throughout Swansea. 

This role is all about your attitude. You’ll need to be helpful and friendly and eager to go the extra mile to help customers. The position requires the candidate to be driven by sales and a can-do attitude to developing the business. 

Discussing customers’ requirements, you will work to understand their needs and advise them on the appropriate products. 

An additional element to your role will be making deliveries. As such, you’ll hit the road and get out and about in the local area, delivering products and outstanding levels of service. 

PPG operates on a global scale and so for employees who can display the mentality we are looking for and support our business goals, there will be plenty of opportunities to grow career prospects and advance. 

So, is this the role for you? If so, you will need: 

- Experience gained within a customer-facing environment or role 
- A full driving licence 
- The willingness to undertake multidrop deliveries 

As a Sales Assistant, you’ll need to be friendly, articulate and eager to help. A can-do attitude will be key, as will the willingness to roll up your sleeves and get involved. 

Please note, this is a full time role, working 39 hours per week over six days. As part of your role, you will occasionally be required to work on a Saturday, but you will not be required to work late nights or Sundays. 

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