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Sales Assistant

  • Job
    Part-time
    Entry Level
  • Hospitality & Retail
  • York

AI generated summary

  • You must be available to work 8 hours per week, including weekends and Bank Holidays. Flexibility is required for covering holidays, absences, sickness, and special events.
  • You will assist with store duties, provide top-notch customer service, maintain housekeeping and merchandising standards, handle sales processing, and ensure stock deliveries are accurate and in line with company standards.

Requirements

  • We are looking for a Part Time Sales Assistant to work 8 hours a week
  • This is a permanent role, 8 hours per week, working as required by the staff rota of a 7-day working week (Sunday to Saturday). The role will include weekend and Bank Holiday working. Applicants must be flexible in their availability to work to provide cover for holidays, absence, sickness, and special events.

Responsibilities

  • To assist with and perform general store duties such as (but not limited to) housekeeping, stock replenishment, processing of sales, pricing, and merchandising.
  • To also always provide a high level of customer service to set criteria, and to always act both professionally and as an ambassador for Denby.
  • Role Requirements (not limited to):
  • Give a friendly smile and greeting to all customers ensuring they always demonstrate a ‘customer first’ mentality.
  • Keeps up to date with product knowledge advising customers at every opportunity
  • To ensure sales are processed in an accurate and professional manner.
  • To ensure store housekeeping and merchandising standards as set out by the Area Manager are maintained and actioned as instructed by the Store Manager or Store Supervisor
  • To ensure stock deliveries are checked correctly, accurately, and in line with the Retail Operations Manual.
  • To be fully involved in, and have an appreciation of, store back-office functions.
  • To ensure working processes are done in a safe and legal manner as instructed in the Retail Operations Manual.
  • To have an appreciation and understanding of stock loss and margin protection in store by ensuring product is priced and sold in a correct manner, administration processes are carried out correctly, customer theft/damages are avoided, products are sold at the correct price using the correct products codes, and any additional discounts reductions are authorised by the Area Manager.
  • To be aware of the sensitivity of certain information and to ensure confidentiality in line with company policy and contractual terms and conditions.
  • Unfortunately, due to the need for some lone-working and selling of knives, we are only able to accept applications from those aged 18 and over for this position.

FAQs

What is the schedule like for this position as a Sales Assistant?

The schedule for this Sales Assistant position is 8 hours per week, working as required by the staff rota of a 7-day working week (Sunday to Saturday). The role may include weekend and Bank Holiday working as needed.

What are the main responsibilities of a Sales Assistant in this role?

The main responsibilities include assisting with general store duties such as housekeeping, stock replenishment, processing sales, pricing, and merchandising. Additionally, providing a high level of customer service, keeping up to date with product knowledge, maintaining store housekeeping and merchandising standards, checking stock deliveries, and following store back-office functions.

Is there an age requirement for this Sales Assistant position?

Yes, due to the need for some lone-working and selling of knives, we are only able to accept applications from those aged 18 and over for this position.

To create the finest retail experiences.

Retail & Consumer Goods
Industry
501-1000
Employees
1993
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

McArthurGlen Group, Europe’s leading owner, developer and manager of designer outlets, was founded in Europe by the Kaempfer Partners in 1993. The pioneer of designer outlet retailing in Europe, McArthurGlen has since developed 685,000 sq m of retail space. The company currently manages 25 designer outlets in 8 countries: Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain and the UK delivering total portfolio revenues of 5.5 billion euros a year.