Retail Sales Assistant Part Time

Posted 26/07/2022 by Mistral Recruitment

Kingston upon Thames, Greater London

Retail Sales Assistant


£10+/hr + Commission payable (on completion of probationary period)

Hours: Primarily 3 week days but will need some flexibility to swap a weekend shift to cover Sat or Sun (approx twice per month).

The Role

  • Work with all customers that come via showroom walk in, phone, web and social media enquiries, identifying the customer needs with a welcoming cheery disposition
  • Ensure a perfect customer experience from start to finish, delivering exceptional verbal and written communication · Process sales transactions through the internal sales system
  • Assist in the merchandising of the showroom · Pricing administration – Pricing of furniture and accessories within store and web to comply with company practice
  • Responsible for internet listings (gumtree etc) - adding products, descriptions and pricing to maximize every selling opportunity
  • Responsible for social media postings – facebook/twitter posts that can help engage with our customers and create additional followers
  • Maintain website listings – adding new products to retail web pages to maximize sales opportunities · Liaise with internal departments to manage stock levels
  • Organise deliveries and liaise with customers and trusted delivery companies
  • Assist with moving of furniture within the showroom or to assist customers who wish to take purchased items with them.
  • Work to maintain a safe retail environment Required Attributes
  • Strong retail sales experience
  • MS Office skills · Determination to drive results
  • Team player committed to the team and individual goals and willing to go the extra mile
  • Superb customer service and organisational skills
  • Genuine interest in furniture and eager to learn about the product
  • Physically fit able to lift furniture when required
  • Creative, Highly motivated & reliable
  • An eye for colour and design · An interest in and knowledge of social media
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