Trade Counter Sales Assistant

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £22,000.00 /year

Expected start date: Immediate


This is NOT a job for a warehouse person. Our ideal applicant will have had previous trade counter experience, with knowledge of power tools, engineering or construction a distinct advantage.

A long-established family run business is looking to recruit a full time Trade Counter Sales Assistant.

The company has built its reputation on the principle of selling quality hand and power tools, PPE and fixings and providing a reliable service to its customers.

Trade Counter Sales Assistant Duties will include:

  • Assisting customers on a busy trade counter
  • Providing excellent customer service both face to face and on the telephone
  • Using the computer system to check stock availability and then locating in the warehouse
  • Processing sales invoices and payments

Trade Counter Sales Assistant Skills you will need:

  • A quick learner who is keen to develop their knowledge and skill set
  • Knowledge of power and hand tools and hardware is essential
  • Enjoy hands on work and have strong communication skills
  • Understand both standard and metric sizes
  • Computer literate
  • Previous experience in a similar role is essential

Qualities you will have:

  • You must be hard working
  • Reliable
  • Able to use your own initiative
  • Positive, approachable personality

There will be some manual handling duties and climbing of mobile steps related to the role.

Working Week:

  • Days: Monday - Friday 08:00 - 17:30 Alternate Saturdays 8:30 - 13:00

Qualifications and Skills

  • Math’s and English GCSE Grade C or above or Functional skills qualification

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