Shop Assistant

Shop Assistant

Job Title: Shop Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cwmbran, Torfaen
Industry: Industrial (Warehouse & Manufacturing)
Reference: RETAIL001_1570541882
Contact Name: Deryn Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: 08 October 2019
Job Description

Job Title: Shop Assistant
Location: Cwmbran
Hourly Rate: £7.70ph - £8.21ph
Hours: 40 hour working week, including weekends

Start: ASAP - 19th December

Our client is looking for outgoing and positive Christmas Helpers to join their Retail team during the festive period. If you love talking to people, have a passion for retail with the ability to deliver excellent customer service, then we want to hear from you. Our client is operational Monday - Sunday, you will be required to work a 40-hour week including weekends.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Setting up and stocking shop prior to opening
  • Work alongside fellow staff to create a friendly and positive shopping environment, with a strong customer focus
  • Operating tills incorporating cash handling and card transactions
  • Deal with any incoming customer complaints/returns and actively encourage them to repurchase goods as replacement or offering alternatives
  • Sorting stock into categories
  • Maintain excellent product knowledge
  • Deal with requests swiftly and efficiently to maximize customer experience
  • Ensure stock replenishment of the shop floor is carried out regularly and efficiently, including notifying management of low stock levels.
  • Complying with the rota set out for weekly staffing - weekend availability is essential
  • Ensuring your area is maintained to the required level of cleanliness
  • Actively encourage customers to buy products that are a clearance line
  • Heavy lifting may be involved

About You:

  • A keen passion for retail
  • Have lots of energy to help keep their store sparkling and customers happy
  • Be approachable and friendly
  • Physically fit as heavy lifting may be involved
  • Must be able to deliver excellent customer service to each customer

We understand that candidates may be put off applying for a job unless they can tick every box, however if you are excited having read this job advert why not apply and see how it goes?

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