Decorative Counter Sales Assistant / Driver

Blue Octopus
Chelmsford, Essex
Competitive Salary
08 Feb 2021
08 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Part Time

Permanent, Part Time (25 hours per week)

About us

Kent Blaxill is a family-owned business with eighteen sites across the East of England. We offer paint, timber, glass, ironmongery, tools, landscaping, building supplies and much, much more. We have also been known as a leading kitchen and bathroom specialist since 1963. Our showrooms have since build up and enviable reputation for quality and service and we specialise in helping our customers find the right products, at a price that suits them best.

Our Chelmsford branch is one of our Decorating branches. Here, you’ll find an array of products to include some well-known trade paints, designer paints, a full range of designer wallpapers, a colour mixing service, treatments for both interior and exterior timber, a wide range of protective and specialist coatings and a complete range of decorators’ sundry items such as paint brushes and rollers to name a few!

And the role…

As our Counter Sales Assistant / Driver, you’ll build strong and lasting customer and supplier relationships, promoting our reputation for customer excellence. Assisting with the development of business by recommending the sale of new product lines, you will deliver an exceptional service and consistently meet our customers’ requirements. You will also complete delivery and driving duties; accurately completing documentation and collecting any cash related to the delivery of goods.

What we’re looking for…

Retail experience would be an advantage but is not essential – what’s more important is an outgoing, friendly personality and the motivation and desire to succeed. You’ll be a personable and enthusiastic individual who has a strong customer focus, always striving to go that extra mile for our customers.

A full UK driving licence is essential.

And in return…

We can offer you a competitive salary, 22 days holiday plus bank holidays, a contributory pension scheme plus generous staff discount.