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Retail Sales Assistant - Cheltenham

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Job ID:

49509

Location:

Gloucestershire 

Category:

Construction

Salary:

per year
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Job Views:

4

Posted:

11/09/2018
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Job Description:

Showroom Sales Assistant - Tile Showroom
Competitive Basic Salary + Comms

About The Company

The company are a leading manufacturer and distributor that distributes stone, glass and ceramic tiles and is one of Britain's largest tile manufacturers with departments in customer services, marketing, finance, ICT, sales, human resources, manufacturing, purchasing, warehousing and retail.

Their products are available in over 60 countries and over 2000 quality retail shops worldwide and have been used in wide-ranging projects from English country pubs to international opera houses, and from the homes of Hollywood film stars to Arabian mosques.

Purpose Of the role

Part of the Retail Team, the incumbent is responsible for providing knowledgeable help and advice to customers in a professional, personalised and friendly manner.

Main Responsibilities:

• Greet customers and ascertain what each customer wants or needs, without being overbearing.
• Complete a sale efficiently, being able to accurately handle money, credit card transactions etc. and provide the customer and the company with the necessary paperwork associated with the sale.
• Maintain knowledge of current sales and promotions, policies regarding payment and exchanges, and security practices.
• Continually learn about the product ranges.
• Maintain records related to sales.
• Watch for and recognise security risks and thefts, and know how to prevent or handle these situations.
• Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
• Answer questions regarding the store and its merchandise.
• Describe the range of products and explain the use, operation, and care of them to customers.
• Ticket, arrange and display merchandise to promote sales.
• Take delivery of stock from the main warehouse and store appropriately.
• With the help of the rest of the team, ensure good housekeeping is maintained - a clean and tidy shop is essential.
• If required, help customers to their vehicle with purchased product
• Endorse and promote a positive and conscious health and safety culture within the Company.

These are the main functions of the job but employees may be required to carry out other duties as may be reasonably required.

Personal Specification:

• Demonstrate excellent customer services skills
• Have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to liaise with customers to discuss a particular project or idea and develop a genuine understanding of the client's needs;
• Be able to suggest design concepts and proposals and present these to customers;
• Have the ability to adapt design skills to promote products;
• Be creative, imaginative and energetic;
• Have a flair for design and colour;
• Be willing to learn about the product and be able to retain the information;
• Be able to convey information effectively and accurately;
• Have a good educational background, with the ability to understand basic mathematics (e.g. addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, calculation of areas);
• Be willing to lift boxes of tiles;
• Work some weekends as part of the staff rota, working five days over a seven day period;
• Be IT literate;
• Be a team player

A flair for interior design with previous work experience and/or studies in art and design would be a definite advantage.
An interest in DIY would be a benefit.
Possession of a valid driving licence would be advantageous.

Remuneration and Benefits

They offer a competitive salary and benefits including a: contributory pension scheme, staff discounts,childcare vouchers, accident insurance and death in service cover. In addition there is structured training and the potential for career progression within their rapidly growing dynamic company.

For this role and help on other construction careers across the UK, please send your CV to , quoting reference LO30. Please feel free to also call me on to discuss your application to the role and the client in more detail.
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Midas Selection Ltd

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Retail Sales Assistant - Cheltenham

col-narrow-left 

Job ID:

49509

Location:

Gloucestershire 

Category:

Construction

Salary:

per year
col-narrow-right 

Job Views:

4

Posted:

11/09/2018
col-wide 

Job Description:

Showroom Sales Assistant - Tile Showroom
Competitive Basic Salary + Comms

About The Company

The company are a leading manufacturer and distributor that distributes stone, glass and ceramic tiles and is one of Britain's largest tile manufacturers with departments in customer services, marketing, finance, ICT, sales, human resources, manufacturing, purchasing, warehousing and retail.

Their products are available in over 60 countries and over 2000 quality retail shops worldwide and have been used in wide-ranging projects from English country pubs to international opera houses, and from the homes of Hollywood film stars to Arabian mosques.

Purpose Of the role

Part of the Retail Team, the incumbent is responsible for providing knowledgeable help and advice to customers in a professional, personalised and friendly manner.

Main Responsibilities:

• Greet customers and ascertain what each customer wants or needs, without being overbearing.
• Complete a sale efficiently, being able to accurately handle money, credit card transactions etc. and provide the customer and the company with the necessary paperwork associated with the sale.
• Maintain knowledge of current sales and promotions, policies regarding payment and exchanges, and security practices.
• Continually learn about the product ranges.
• Maintain records related to sales.
• Watch for and recognise security risks and thefts, and know how to prevent or handle these situations.
• Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
• Answer questions regarding the store and its merchandise.
• Describe the range of products and explain the use, operation, and care of them to customers.
• Ticket, arrange and display merchandise to promote sales.
• Take delivery of stock from the main warehouse and store appropriately.
• With the help of the rest of the team, ensure good housekeeping is maintained - a clean and tidy shop is essential.
• If required, help customers to their vehicle with purchased product
• Endorse and promote a positive and conscious health and safety culture within the Company.

These are the main functions of the job but employees may be required to carry out other duties as may be reasonably required.

Personal Specification:

• Demonstrate excellent customer services skills
• Have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to liaise with customers to discuss a particular project or idea and develop a genuine understanding of the client's needs;
• Be able to suggest design concepts and proposals and present these to customers;
• Have the ability to adapt design skills to promote products;
• Be creative, imaginative and energetic;
• Have a flair for design and colour;
• Be willing to learn about the product and be able to retain the information;
• Be able to convey information effectively and accurately;
• Have a good educational background, with the ability to understand basic mathematics (e.g. addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, calculation of areas);
• Be willing to lift boxes of tiles;
• Work some weekends as part of the staff rota, working five days over a seven day period;
• Be IT literate;
• Be a team player

A flair for interior design with previous work experience and/or studies in art and design would be a definite advantage.
An interest in DIY would be a benefit.
Possession of a valid driving licence would be advantageous.

Remuneration and Benefits

They offer a competitive salary and benefits including a: contributory pension scheme, staff discounts,childcare vouchers, accident insurance and death in service cover. In addition there is structured training and the potential for career progression within their rapidly growing dynamic company.

For this role and help on other construction careers across the UK, please send your CV to , quoting reference LO30. Please feel free to also call me on to discuss your application to the role and the client in more detail.