PART TIME SALES ASSISTANT 

14 Hours per week
Reports to Shop Floor Manager and Assistant Shop Floor Manager

A great opportunity has arisen to join an independent retail business in Bristol at an exciting time for the company. We are seeking a candidate who is ambitious and energetic to join a well established friendly team.

ROLE OVERVIEW:

You will report directly to the Store Manager & Assistant manger. Your key accountabilities will be to maximise sales within the store and strive to hit sales targets. You will be expected to be able to think on your feet and be ready to work in a fast paced environment, have a passion and knowledge of the Streetwear Industry, have excellent people skills and positive attitude day in and day out to meet company standards.

MAIN DUTIES:

  • Greeting customers who enter the shop.
  • Be involved in stock control and management.
  • Assisting shoppers to find the goods and products they are looking for.
  • Being responsible for processing cash and card payments.
  • Replenishing merchandise
  • Answering queries from customers in a positive manner
  • Reporting discrepancies and problems to the supervisor
  • Giving advice and guidance on product selection to customers
  • Balancing cash registers with receipts
  • Dealing with customer refunds
  • Keeping the store tidy and clean, this includes hovering and mopping
  • Responsible for dealing with customer complaints
  • Working within established guidelines, particularly with brands
  • Attaching price tags to merchandise on the shop floor
  • Responsible for security within the store and being on the look out for shoplifters and fraudulent credit cards etc
  • Receiving and processing daily deliveries
  • Keeping up to date with special promotions and agendas for that week
  • Being responsible for large amounts of product information to assist customers. Eg Key releases dates and restocks
  • Be aware of current promotions and targets to be able to promote at all opportunities
  • Dealing with stock replenishment issues
  • Will have to be able to work under pressure to hit sales targets
  • Adhere to Health and Safety legislation.

SKILLS

  • Having a friendly and engaging personality
  • Comfortable working with members of the public
  • Should have a confident manner
  • Must be helpful and polite
  • Assistants should be physically fit as they will be on their feet for most of the day and may be required to lift large amounts of stock
  • You should have a comprehensive understanding of your area of sales i.e. retail, Mens Streetwear, fast moving consumer goods, sports equipment etc
  • Able to work as part of a sales team
  • Knowledge of inventory techniques
  • Should be of a appearance that represents the brand guidelines
  • Good initiative

BENEFITS:

  • Competitive salary dependent on experience
  • Generous staff discount
  • Monthly bonus scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression
  • Social events

To apply please send your CV. and cover letter to jamie@5pointz.co.uk