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Colleague - Preston

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Hobbycraft

16d ago

  • Job
    Part-time
    Entry & Junior Level
  • Hospitality & Retail
  • Preston

AI generated summary

  • You should be passionate, enthusiastic, and flexible with clear communication skills. Prior retail experience is preferred but not essential. Inspire others with your craft expertise at Hobbycraft in Preston.
  • You will deliver excellent customer service, handle transactions, stock replenishment, maintain store tidiness, participate in visual merchandising, showcase product knowledge, and assist customers as needed.

Requirements

  • Retail experience preferred but not essential
  • Must be passionate about all things craft and want to inspire others
  • Ability to learn and share expertise of products to fit customer’s needs
  • High levels of enthusiasm, drive and motivation
  • Confident and clear communication skills
  • Must be flexible in order to accommodate the business trading needs

Responsibilities

  • Delivering excellent customer service whilst exceeding our customers’ expectations
  • Operating the till and accurately handling cash, credit/debit cards and gift cards transactions
  • Carrying out stock replenishment, ensuring all areas of the store remain tidy
  • Be involved with our visual merchandising to ensuring the store is well presented and inspiring to our customers
  • Demonstrate your product knowledge to customers and be confident in approaching customers that may require assistance if you are on the shop floor

FAQs

What are the responsibilities of a Store Colleague at Hobbycraft in Preston?

As a Store Colleague at Hobbycraft in Preston, your responsibilities include delivering excellent customer service, operating the till, handling cash transactions, stock replenishment, maintaining store tidiness, participating in visual merchandising, demonstrating product knowledge to customers, and being proactive in assisting customers on the shop floor.

What qualifications or experience are required to be a Store Colleague at Hobbycraft in Preston?

Retail experience is preferred but not essential for the role of Store Colleague at Hobbycraft in Preston. It is important to be passionate about crafting and inspiring others, have good communication skills, a high level of enthusiasm, drive, and motivation, as well as the ability to learn and share expertise on products.

What benefits are offered to Store Colleagues at Hobbycraft in Preston?

Store Colleagues at Hobbycraft in Preston receive a 25% Discount Card for Hobbycraft Stores, generous holiday allowance with yearly increases, a creative working environment, company pension contribution, access to the Cycle to Work Scheme, and support through the Retail Trust Employee Support Programme. There are also opportunities to participate in colleague social events.

Where handmade careers are made!

Retail & Consumer Goods
Industry
1001-5000
Employees
1995
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Hobbycraft is an arts and crafts superstore retail chain in the United Kingdom. When the company started out there were only small independent arts and crafts suppliers, however a number of other online and High Street retail chains now operate in the same market place as HobbyCraft.