Sales Assistant

The Trafford Centre, Greater Manchester
26 Sep 2016
24 Oct 2016
Retail, Sales
Contract Type

Sales Assistant

Trafford Centre (Greater Manchester)

Shift Pattern: Flexible - Not Including Nights

Salary to: £7.20

Part Time: 8 hours a week

We have available 5, 8-hr per week, Christmas temporary fixed term contracts. These contracts will require candidates to work a combination of 1800-2300 shifts Monday-Friday with Saturday/Sunday working also. All potential candidates must have a flexible approach to overtime as we approach a busy trading period.

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

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