Trade Counter Sales Assistant

Posted by Aston Jones 05/02/2021

Location:
London Colney, Hertfordshire
Salary/Rate:
£21,000 - £23,000/annum + bonus
Posted:
05/02/2021
Agency:
Aston Jones

My client has been established for 30 years and are a market leader within the builder’s merchant trade industry. They currently employ over 60 staff across multiple stores and have built a fantastic reputation for providing quality products to the trade industry. Due to on-going expansion, they now have an exciting opportunity for a Trade Counter Sales Assistant to be based at their London Colney site in St Albans. Their site is Covid secure.

Role responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all customers receive a friendly, timely service
  • Discussing various products with customers in the branch, matching suitable items, selling and closing the sale
  • Dealing with any customer queries regarding products and orders
  • Processing orders, handling money and serving customers
  • Ensuring the branch is kept clean and tidy
  • Helping the Branch Managers with the day to day running of the branch
  • Follow policies, procedures and complete administrative tasks correctly and on time
  • Protect the assets of the branch and deliver company standards in security, appearance and maintenance
  • Work independently on your own initiative as well as effectively as part of a wider team

Essential requirements:

  • An experienced Retail Assistant having worked within the building/construction trade industry is essential
  • Excellent communication – both written and verbal
  • Top class organisational and management skills
  • Adaptable, flexible and able to fit to the needs of the business
  • Analytical, with a proactive and positive attitude
  • Computer literate
  • Able to create a positive team environment and deliver a seamless customer service experience
  • Take ownership, be accountable, passionate, motivated and committed sales
  • Have a Resilient, positive and friendly attitude

For the right candidate my client is offering a fantastic package:

  • Competitive base salary from £21k to £23k depending on experience
  • Company related bonus and pension scheme
  • Working hours: Monday to Friday 7am – 4:30pm with one Saturday shift every other week 8am – 12pm (midday). You must be able to commit to these working hours
  • Free, secure company parking
  • On-going training and development
  • A host of other benefits that would be discussed at interview stage

This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful and reputable team of trade professionals. My client is interviewing now so send your CV asap to be considered for this role.

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Type:
Permanent
Contract Length:
N/A
Job Reference:
TRACOUSAL
Job ID:
213139552

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