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Sales Assistant

  • Job
    Entry & Junior Level
  • Hospitality & Retail
  • London

AI generated summary

  • You need retail experience in outdoor/bikes, nursery, gaming, or backdoor/warehouse. Join Smyths Toys Superstores as a Sales Assistant to start your exciting career in the industry!
  • You will provide excellent customer service, support your team in reaching targets, and maintain store organization at Smyths Toys Superstores.


  • Retail experience in the following areas is highly desirable:
  • Outdoor/Bikes
  • Nursery
  • Gaming
  • Backdoor/Warehouse


  • As a Sales Assistant, you will be expected to provide a high level of customer service, help your team achieve daily targets and ensure that the store is well stocked and well presented at all times. Successful candidates will work as part of a fast-paced and dynamic team.


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

The main responsibilities of a Sales Assistant in this role include providing excellent customer service, helping to achieve daily sales targets, and ensuring the store is well stocked and well presented.

Is retail experience required for this position?

While retail experience is highly desirable, it is not always required. We look for candidates who have a strong work ethic and a willingness to learn.

What types of retail experience are preferred for this position?

Retail experience in areas such as Outdoor/Bikes, Nursery, Gaming, and Backdoor/Warehouse is highly preferred for this Sales Assistant role.

What skills are important for a Sales Assistant in this role?

Important skills for a Sales Assistant in this role include customer service, teamwork, attention to detail, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

What can I expect from the work environment as a Sales Assistant?

As a Sales Assistant, you can expect to work in a dynamic and fast-paced team environment where you will be expected to meet daily sales targets and ensure the store is well stocked and well presented at all times.

Retail & Consumer Goods
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Mission & Purpose

Smyths Toys Superstores are a leading provider of children's entertainment products and trade from over 100 stores throughout the UK and Ireland. Our stores are bursting with fun and excitement and offer the latest and greatest range of toys, video games, outdoor, baby, and pre-school products. We pride ourselves on offering the most competitive prices on the best possible selection of products and stock everything from dolls and action figures to baby products, video games and playsets. As the fastest growing toy retailer in the UK, we recognise the importance of putting our customers first and aim to achieve this through offering the best service at the best possible prices, all served through our unique brand of fun. We know that the best way to deliver this service is through the strength of our staff and we are constantly on the lookout for new members to join our team. In 2018 we acquired Toys R Us in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, adding a further 90 stores across central European. This brings our total number of stores across Ireland, the UK and Europe to over 200. There’s never been a better or more exciting time to join Smyths Toys. We have a number of exciting job opportunities available which represent an excellent opportunity to join a highly successful and dynamic organisation with significant growth plans. Areas in which we recruit include Marketing, Buying, Logistics, IT, Customer Service, Accounting and Payroll functions, and Store Managers and Sales Assistants. There is promotional potential in all roles and we are seeking employees who are passionate, have the ability to work hard and have a strong desire to understand how the retail business works.