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Sales Assistant

Pareto Law

Ilkeston, MID
1 day ago
Ilkeston, MID
£21k - £25k Per Year
1 day ago
£21k - £25k Per Year
Job Title: Sales Assistant
Location: Ilkeston
Salary: £21-25k DOE (+ uncapped commission)
REF: J10581:EM
Sector: Packing
Having operated for more than a quarter of a century, our client delivers packing and storing solutions to major UK brands, including Boots, Costa and M&S. They’re now looking for ambitious graduates to help enhance their presence further – joining initially as a Sales Assistant, with incredible scope for individual, professional growth!
If you’re located within a reasonable hour or so, are educated to degree level and have bags of ambition – this could be the opportunity for you!
Sales Assistant Package:
  • A competitive basic salary of between £21-25k
  • Excellent, uncapped commission structure in Y1
  • Extensive training, internal and external
  • Excellent scope for progression through different business areas, with plenty of further earning and learning potential
  • A welcoming, inclusive environment with regular socials
Sales Assistant Role:
  • Obtain a thorough working knowledge of the company, its market and offering
  • Ensure the CRM database is kept up to date and quickly learn how to report using it
  • Identify new markets and opportunities, gathering information to create new leads
  • Liaise with existing customers and prospects on a daily basis, over the phone, via email and through other social channels
  • Devise and deliver sales documents, presentations and customer quotes
  • Shadow senior members of the team in order to learn and develop
  • Represent the company at trade exhibitions, events, demos and more
Sales Assistant:
  • Educated to degree level
  • Possess exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ambitious and driven
Pareto Law values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.
If you require this job specification or to apply in an alternate format, please visit the Pareto website.
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Sales Assistant

CeX

Nottingham, MID
5 days ago
Nottingham, MID
£6.5 - £8.21 Per Hour
5 days ago
£6.5 - £8.21 Per Hour

Sales Assistants with a passion for games, DVDs, gadgets and computers

 

Location: Arnold

 

About Us

 

·     We are a rapidly expanding company currently operating over 300 Stores spanning the UK, Ireland, Spain, America, Australia, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland and India.

·      We trade digital stock with the customer on the high street, providing a unique 2-way service.

·      We are passionate about our stock, our customers, and our colleagues.

·      We work as one big community using exciting IT tools to communicate, support, and achieve.

·      We never stand still – Our product lines, our procedures and our ideas continuously change to adapt to market and commercial trends.

 

About You

 

·      You love digital entertainment - You have pockets full of gadgets right now and a decent collection of games and DVDs back home - You absorb what you read about technology simply because you are crazy about it.

·      You are a reliable and trustworthy retail assistant, able to support your management

·      You are a pro-active and flexible colleague

·      You genuinely love working with like-minded customers

·      You would like to move into a supervisory position one day

·      You are open to new ideas and can embrace a business model that most companies have forgotten

 

About the role

 

·      Report to your Store Manager

·      Receive on the job training and access to a competency framework

·      Ensure that our frontline service is exciting and attentive

·      Receive regular performance reviews

·      Travel to stores to gain experience or give support

·      Be eligible to receive a 4 weekly bonus based on store performance

 

Applying for the role

 

·      If you are not saying to yourself “this is the perfect job for me” then do not apply

·      If you are still interested then attach a cover letter to your online application telling us a bit about yourself and what makes you the ideal candidate

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Sales Advisor

Bloor Homes

Nottingham, MID
3 days ago
Nottingham, MID
3 days ago
Sales Advisor
When registering to this job board you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed.

At Bloor Homes, our Sales Advisors are an integral part of the team – one that doesn’t just sell bricks and mortar, but that helps make our customers’ dream new homes become a reality. Reporting to the Sales Manager, you’ll be one of the first points of contact for homebuyers, as well as liaising with solicitors, estate agents and bank and building society managers and values.

 

We are recruiting for an experienced Sales Advisor to join our East Midlands Region, to be based in Nottinghamshire. In this role you will be you’ll be helping homebuyers every step of the way by taking reservations, initiating paperwork and ensuring purchasers understand the financial and legal aspects of buying a new home. Not only will you be doing this for one of the largest privately-owned house-building groups in the UK, but you’ll also be part of a family-owned business where we value you, your contribution and your ideas.

 

MAIN DUTIES

This varied advisor role includes a wide range of duties, including:

  • Maintaining an up to date knowledge of the product and its construction, relevant local information, competitors, our unique selling points, the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008 and the Business Protection from Misleading Marketing Regulations 2008, and use such knowledge in a professional and structured manner.
  • Ensuring Bloor Homes Health & Safety Policy and Personal Safety Policy is adhered to and all visitors are made aware of the requirements to wear PPE when entering the construction areas of the development.
  • Initiating approaches to prospects, recording and following up all visitors, regularly updating and progressing all prospects via Weekly Visitors Analysis forms and CRM system.
  • Taking reservations and initiating all paperwork with speed and accuracy to support such sales, ensuring all purchasers understand the sales process, including financial and legal aspects.
  • Ensuring all timescales are adhered to by pro-active contract and completion progressing to meet or exceed set targets.
  • Building up good working relationships and having a continuous liaison with solicitors, estate agents, banks and building society managers and valuers.
  • Regular contact with the recommended Financial Advisor to ensure knowledge of the mortgage market and available products is up to date.
  • Complying with and uphold company policies and procedures.
  • Undertaking any additional tasks as may reasonably be required from time to time.
  • Ensuring all health and Safety aspects of Covid-19.

 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS / ATTRIBUTES  

  • Experience of sales in the new house building market.
  • Full Driving Licence.
  • Proven Sales Skills and effective negotiation skills.
  • Able to recognise key buying signals.
  • Positivity and target driven with good self-motivation.

 

COMPANY BENEFITS

  • Bupa Health Care Cover
  • Scottish Widows Pension Scheme
  • 33 days holiday entitlement (including bank holidays)
  • Group Staff Discount at Triumph Motorcycles ltd.
  • Competitive discount on our homes (dependent upon the property and location)

 

So, if you're looking for a rewarding role, share our belief in excellence, take as much pride in your work as we do, and want a future not just a job, then get in touch today.

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Sales Advisor

Bloor Homes

Nottingham, MID
3 days ago
Nottingham, MID
3 days ago
Sales Advisor
When registering to this job board you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed.

At Bloor Homes, our Sales Advisors are an integral part of the team – one that doesn’t just sell bricks and mortar, but that helps make our customers’ dream new homes become a reality. Reporting to the Sales Manager, you’ll be one of the first points of contact for homebuyers, as well as liaising with solicitors, estate agents and bank and building society managers and values.

 

We are recruiting for an experienced Sales Advisor to join our East Midlands Region, to be based in Nottinghamshire. In this role you will be you’ll be helping homebuyers every step of the way by taking reservations, initiating paperwork and ensuring purchasers understand the financial and legal aspects of buying a new home. Not only will you be doing this for one of the largest privately-owned house-building groups in the UK, but you’ll also be part of a family-owned business where we value you, your contribution and your ideas.

 

MAIN DUTIES

This varied advisor role includes a wide range of duties, including:

  • Maintaining an up to date knowledge of the product and its construction, relevant local information, competitors, our unique selling points, the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008 and the Business Protection from Misleading Marketing Regulations 2008, and use such knowledge in a professional and structured manner.
  • Ensuring Bloor Homes Health & Safety Policy and Personal Safety Policy is adhered to and all visitors are made aware of the requirements to wear PPE when entering the construction areas of the development.
  • Initiating approaches to prospects, recording and following up all visitors, regularly updating and progressing all prospects via Weekly Visitors Analysis forms and CRM system.
  • Taking reservations and initiating all paperwork with speed and accuracy to support such sales, ensuring all purchasers understand the sales process, including financial and legal aspects.
  • Ensuring all timescales are adhered to by pro-active contract and completion progressing to meet or exceed set targets.
  • Building up good working relationships and having a continuous liaison with solicitors, estate agents, banks and building society managers and valuers.
  • Regular contact with the recommended Financial Advisor to ensure knowledge of the mortgage market and available products is up to date.
  • Complying with and uphold company policies and procedures.
  • Undertaking any additional tasks as may reasonably be required from time to time.
  • Ensuring all health and Safety aspects of Covid-19.

 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS / ATTRIBUTES  

  • Experience of sales in the new house building market.
  • Full Driving Licence.
  • Proven Sales Skills and effective negotiation skills.
  • Able to recognise key buying signals.
  • Positivity and target driven with good self-motivation.

 

COMPANY BENEFITS

  • Bupa Health Care Cover
  • Scottish Widows Pension Scheme
  • 33 days holiday entitlement (including bank holidays)
  • Group Staff Discount at Triumph Motorcycles ltd.
  • Competitive discount on our homes (dependent upon the property and location)

 

So, if you're looking for a rewarding role, share our belief in excellence, take as much pride in your work as we do, and want a future not just a job, then get in touch today.

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Sales Advisor

Bloor Homes

Melton Mowbray, MID
3 days ago
Melton Mowbray, MID
3 days ago
Sales Advisor
When registering to this job board you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed.

At Bloor Homes, our Sales Advisors are an integral part of the team – one that doesn’t just sell bricks and mortar, but that helps make our customers’ dream new homes become a reality. Reporting to the Sales Manager, you’ll be one of the first points of contact for homebuyers, as well as liaising with solicitors, estate agents and bank and building society managers and values.

 

We are recruiting for an experienced Sales Advisor to join our East Midlands Region, to be based at our site in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire. In this role you will be you’ll be helping homebuyers every step of the way by taking reservations, initiating paperwork and ensuring purchasers understand the financial and legal aspects of buying a new home. Not only will you be doing this for one of the largest privately-owned house-building groups in the UK, but you’ll also be part of a family-owned business where we value you, your contribution and your ideas.

 

MAIN DUTIES

This varied advisor role includes a wide range of duties, including:

  • Maintaining an up to date knowledge of the product and its construction, relevant local information, competitors, our unique selling points, the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008 and the Business Protection from Misleading Marketing Regulations 2008, and use such knowledge in a professional and structured manner.
  • Ensuring Bloor Homes Health & Safety Policy and Personal Safety Policy is adhered to and all visitors are made aware of the requirements to wear PPE when entering the construction areas of the development.
  • Initiating approaches to prospects, recording and following up all visitors, regularly updating and progressing all prospects via Weekly Visitors Analysis forms and CRM system.
  • Taking reservations and initiating all paperwork with speed and accuracy to support such sales, ensuring all purchasers understand the sales process, including financial and legal aspects.
  • Ensuring all timescales are adhered to by pro-active contract and completion progressing to meet or exceed set targets.
  • Building up good working relationships and having a continuous liaison with solicitors, estate agents, banks and building society managers and valuers.
  • Regular contact with the recommended Financial Advisor to ensure knowledge of the mortgage market and available products is up to date.
  • Complying with and uphold company policies and procedures.
  • Undertaking any additional tasks as may reasonably be required from time to time.
  • Ensuring all health and Safety aspects of Covid-19.

 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS / ATTRIBUTES  

  • Experience of sales in the new house building market.
  • Full Driving Licence.
  • Proven Sales Skills and effective negotiation skills.
  • Able to recognise key buying signals.
  • Positivity and target driven with good self-motivation.

 

COMPANY BENEFITS

  • Bupa Health Care Cover
  • Scottish Widows Pension Scheme
  • 33 days holiday entitlement (including bank holidays)
  • Group Staff Discount at Triumph Motorcycles ltd.
  • Competitive discount on our homes (dependent upon the property and location)

 

So, if you're looking for a rewarding role, share our belief in excellence, take as much pride in your work as we do, and want a future not just a job, then get in touch today.

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Customer Sales Advisor – Sky Outbound Apprenticeship Programme

Domestic & General (D&G)

Nottingham, MID
8 days ago
Nottingham, MID
8 days ago
Customer Sales Advisor – Sky Outbound Apprenticeship ProgrammeLevel 2 Sales Apprenticeship ProgrammeLocation: This position will be home based initially, with the potential for a mix of office and home-based working in the future. You will therefore need to live within a commutable distance, from our office in the Nottingham city centre.Start Date: Tuesday 6th April 2021 Contract Type: Permanent. Apprenticeship Programme length is 12 months.Advert Close Date: Sunday 14th March 2021. We have limited spaces so we would encourage you to apply at your earliest convenience.Domestic & General are delighted to be offering a professional development programme through our Customer Sales Advisor Apprenticeship opportunities within our Sky Outbound department based in Nottingham.As a Customer Sales Advisor in our Sky Outbound team, you will be an ambassador of our Sky campaign. You will represent and promote this well-known household brand, making our customers aware of the Sky Protect products they can purchase, for added peace of mind. You will be making outbound sales calls to Sky’s warm customer base, who will benefit from your expert guidance to purchase Sky Protect products that best suit their needs.The Sky Outbound department is a lively, energetic, fun sales driven environment, focused on delivering great sales performance through excellent customer service. On Sky Outbound you can expect plenty of support through coaching and personal development, along with engaging sales focused incentives & initiatives.Your onboarding journey with us will be fully virtual, giving you the flexibility but still the full engaging experience that you deserve. We’ll take care of providing the equipment you need before you start, but you must have broadband access.Shift PatternsThis department has flexible shift patterns based on a 37.5-hour contract, between the opening hours below. The Recruitment team will be happy to discuss these in more detail should you be shortlisted for telephone interview.Two weeks of: Monday – Thursday 11:00 – 20:00 and an early finish on a Friday working 9:30 – 16:00Two week of: Monday – Thursday 09:30 – 18:30 with an early finish on a Friday working 09:30 – 16:00One Saturday in every three weekends: 09:00 – 16:30 (weekday off in lieu)About YouYou will have proven experience in a home-based position or a similar role where you have worked autonomously. Previous targeted sales or customer service experience is a must.A skilled and driven customer service and sales professional.You’ll thrive on beating and exceeding sales targets and have strong sales skills – but you’ll always make sure that the customer’s interests come first.You understand the customer’s perspective and have a natural ability to build a strong rapport and demonstrate empathy when needed through your excellent communication skills.You’ll be a confident multi-tasker who can hit multiple targets whilst being resilient and show a great team spirit!Please note, you are not eligible for this scheme if you currently hold or are working towards a qualification at the same or higher level in a related subject or have already studied content from the qualification for this scheme. Salary & BonusesStarting salary: £17,500After passing probation (6 months): £19,000After completion of apprenticeship (12 months ): £20,352Bonus average earning potential of up to £5,400 per annum with the opportunity to earn more for above average performance. Earned through a combination of achieving sales targets, excellent customer service and call qualityOur BenefitsComprehensive training with clearly defined career progression opportunitiesRegular incentives with amazing prizes to be wonAnnual leave – 33 days annual leave (including bank holidays) with an annual option to buy up to 5 additional days of annual leaveHealth cash plan – employer funded cover to enable you to claim money back on essential healthcare costs, including dental, optical, physiotherapy and many more. Cover also includes unlimited access to a 24/7 virtual GP servicePension scheme – matched employer contributions up to 5% of basic salaryLife assurance – employer funded cover of 4x basic salaryDedicated online benefit portal offering access to saving and lending facilities, financial wellbeing and support services:Salary Finance – access to savings and borrowing through payrollCar Leasing – access to a carbon neutral salary sacrifice car leasing scheme, with an all-inclusive monthly cost covering all charge, taxes, insurance, repairs and maintenance on a range of brand new vehiclesTravel Loans – interest free loans to help spread the cost of annual travel ticketsCycle to Work – tax efficient bike and cycling equipment worth up to £1,000Health & Wellbeing – discounted gym membership, online virtual workout sessions, online culinary classesEmployee Assistance Programme – specialist advice and support on issues such as finance, relationships, illness and family issuesFree Domestic & General protection plan – one free plan each year with access to discounted rates of up to 50% on additional plans, including referrals for family and friendsEmployee discounts – access to discounted Sky TV and broadband packages, together with a range of discounts for 100s of online and high street retailersTraining ScheduleWe offer a fantastic virtual training experience over a 3 week period. Please ensure you can commit to the following 3 weeks schedule before applying:Mon - Thurs: 09:30 - 18:30Fri: 9:30 - 16:00Your training will provide a rich blend of learning from our L&D team, as well as some independent e-learning, and self-reflection. You’ll start off finding out about Domestic & General’s successful history and our future vision, whilst at the same time getting to know your new colleagues! You’ll also be call listening to some of our customer calls to see what makes a great customer experience, as well as perfecting your sales ability. All systems training will be covered so you are confident working independently at home.As an Apprentice you will also receive continued training and development throughout the programme, with time dedicated to your learning and progression. This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a sales-based role, whilst receiving structured training and support, and a Level 2 Sales qualification upon completion of the programme.About UsWe are Domestic & General. We’re a proud partner to leading manufacturer and retail brands worldwide, taking the worry out of appliance breakdowns for almost 9 million customers in the UK.We’re looking for skilled sales professionals dedicated to putting customers at the heart of what we do. We have a five-year plan to transform the way we work, serve our customers and take care of our colleagues – and you can help make it happen.Domestic & General is an equal opportunities employer, which means we treat people fairly. We welcome applications from all suitably skilled persons regardless of their gender, age, race, disability, ethnic background, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or marital/family status. Please note that we have a thorough referencing process, which includes credit and criminal record checks.Domestic & General work in trusted partnership and are supported by Brook Street (UK) Limited, with the recruitment process for our contact centre agents. Information collected from you in relation to your application, will be accessed by Brook Street under a strict duty of confidentiality and Brook Street will be in direct contact with you in relation to any application made.
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Retail Assistant

Kingfisher Information Technology Services (UK) Ltd

Long Eaton, MID
19 days ago
Long Eaton, MID
19 days ago

You’ll be at the core of Screwfix, making sure our customers are the heart of everything we do. You’ll take your time to really get to know them whilst delivering genuinely great service. Our Retail Assistants are vital to the running of a store, so you’ll always be kept busy. And with the help of our excellent training programmes, you’ll be on the right track for a promising career with us!


WHAT’S IT LIKE TO BE A RETAIL ASSISTANT?

  • Host – you’ll welcome customers into your store, understand what they need, guide them to the right products, and make it super easy for them
  • Warehouse standards – you’ll assist with deliveries, maintaining product stock, collecting customer orders and keeping standards high
  • Part of the team – you’ll join a team who take pride in their store, work together and have lots of fun along the way!


Want to know more? Check out a day in the life of a Trade Counter video


YOU ARE…

  • Amazing at giving great service, with a positive can-do, no-nonsense approach
  • Prepared to work hard and make the most of our training
  • A great communicator who loves to help people
  • Willing to learn, you don’t need retail experience to succeed
  • Friendly, flexible, reliable, honest and enthusiastic!

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

Joining Screwfix means joining a growing team – full of support, opportunities, and fun! We offer a competitive salary, 28 days’ holiday, an award-winning company pension scheme - up to 14% Kingfisher contribution, life cover, 20% discount with Screwfix and B&Q, discounted healthcare and company share save schemes. With excellent training and ongoing development, we’ll also help you be the best you can be.

 

About Screwfix

We’re Screwfix and we’re proud of it. We’re proud of where we’ve come from, what we’ve achieved and our ambitions for the future. But more than that – we’re proud of who we are. We’re 12,000 people each with our own stories to tell. We don’t have a type and we like it that way.

 

If you join us, you’ll be joining a true market leader and one of the fastest growing retailers in the UK and Ireland with over 700 stores. Your growth will also be critical to us, and we’ll support you to reach your potential and achieve your ambitions, no matter what they are.

We’re also a true leader in the E-Commerce industry, and part of the 77,000 people strong Kingfisher PLC Group alongside big names such as B&Q, Castorama and Brico Depot. Join our team and become a part of #LifeAtScrewfix!

We’re also a true leader in the E-Commerce industry, and part of the 77,000 people strong Kingfisher PLC Group alongside big names such as B&Q, Castorama and Brico Depot. Join our team and become a part of #LifeAtScrewfix!

Please note, this advert may close early if the appropriate number of applications has been reached.

 

 

*Our hourly rates may include a location allowance which is reviewed annually and may change.

 

Our policy is to employ the best qualified people and provide equal opportunity for the advancement of employees including promotion and training and not to discriminate against any person because of gender, race, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, religion, belief or disability.We particularly encourage applications from under represented groups. 

 

If you require any additional support or adjustments to help you make an application, please contact us at careers@screwfix.com

 

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Retail Assistant

Kingfisher Information Technology Services (UK) Ltd

Nottingham, MID
19 days ago
Nottingham, MID
19 days ago

You’ll be at the core of Screwfix, making sure our customers are the heart of everything we do. You’ll take your time to really get to know them whilst delivering genuinely great service. Our Retail Assistants are vital to the running of a store, so you’ll always be kept busy. And with the help of our excellent training programmes, you’ll be on the right track for a promising career with us!


WHAT’S IT LIKE TO BE A RETAIL ASSISTANT?

  • Host – you’ll welcome customers into your store, understand what they need, guide them to the right products, and make it super easy for them
  • Warehouse standards – you’ll assist with deliveries, maintaining product stock, collecting customer orders and keeping standards high
  • Part of the team – you’ll join a team who take pride in their store, work together and have lots of fun along the way!


Want to know more? Check out a day in the life of a Trade Counter video


YOU ARE…

  • Amazing at giving great service, with a positive can-do, no-nonsense approach
  • Prepared to work hard and make the most of our training
  • A great communicator who loves to help people
  • Willing to learn, you don’t need retail experience to succeed
  • Friendly, flexible, reliable, honest and enthusiastic!

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

Joining Screwfix means joining a growing team – full of support, opportunities, and fun! We offer a competitive salary, 28 days’ holiday, an award-winning company pension scheme - up to 14% Kingfisher contribution, life cover, 20% discount with Screwfix and B&Q, discounted healthcare and company share save schemes. With excellent training and ongoing development, we’ll also help you be the best you can be.

 

About Screwfix

We’re Screwfix and we’re proud of it. We’re proud of where we’ve come from, what we’ve achieved and our ambitions for the future. But more than that – we’re proud of who we are. We’re 12,000 people each with our own stories to tell. We don’t have a type and we like it that way.

 

If you join us, you’ll be joining a true market leader and one of the fastest growing retailers in the UK and Ireland with over 700 stores. Your growth will also be critical to us, and we’ll support you to reach your potential and achieve your ambitions, no matter what they are.

We’re also a true leader in the E-Commerce industry, and part of the 77,000 people strong Kingfisher PLC Group alongside big names such as B&Q, Castorama and Brico Depot. Join our team and become a part of #LifeAtScrewfix!

We’re also a true leader in the E-Commerce industry, and part of the 77,000 people strong Kingfisher PLC Group alongside big names such as B&Q, Castorama and Brico Depot. Join our team and become a part of #LifeAtScrewfix!

Please note, this advert may close early if the appropriate number of applications has been reached.

 

 

*Our hourly rates may include a location allowance which is reviewed annually and may change.

 

Our policy is to employ the best qualified people and provide equal opportunity for the advancement of employees including promotion and training and not to discriminate against any person because of gender, race, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, religion, belief or disability.We particularly encourage applications from under represented groups. 

 

If you require any additional support or adjustments to help you make an application, please contact us at careers@screwfix.com

 

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Retail Sales Advisor

Sofology

Nottingham, MID
23 days ago
Nottingham, MID
23 days ago

At Sofology, sofas are SO our thing - but so are our people! In fact, people are our greatest asset and that’s why we are completely committed to our ED&I strategy, So For All. We are working passionately with all of our colleagues across the business to learn, understand and be completely enthralled into continuing to make Sofology an equal, diverse and inclusive place to work.

We encourage each and every one of our Sofologists to be who they are in a role they feel at home in and we actively prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, colour, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or any other protected characteristic. 

It’s important to us to make sure that we don’t just look for new talent to ‘fit in’ with our culture, but instead, we look for incredible talented colleagues to ‘add’ to our wonderful culture.

'You'

As a retail sales Advisor you will be fun, engaging and have a 'can do' attitude. You will be able to influence through your passion and think on your feet. You'll be able to coach, train and develop those around you.  Ensuring that Customers are at the heart of every decision we make and have a great experience with Sofology.

 

Job Description
  • A great basic salary & a very generous team bonus
  • Professional Qualifications Learning & Development
  • Next generation programme 30% discount across the group & 15% for friends & family
  • High street Discounts with 100’s of great brands
  • Contributory Healthcare Pension 
  • Your Lawyer
  • Employee Assistance Programme for all colleagues & your household
  • Enhanced Maternity & Paternity Pay
  • Discuss flexible working & part time opportunities
  • Company Apple Ipad
What you'll be doing
  • You’ll be guiding our customers to their dream Sofa
  • Showing designs & styles available for recommendations if your customer is a little unsure of what they are looking for
  • Always offering the best customer experience & creating a fun environment where everyone feels at home
  • Putting together wish lists for your customers if they’re not ready to buy the same day, keeping in touch to offer expert advice to help find that perfect choice
  • General housekeeping, cleaning and furniture moves may be required
  • Completing customer orders via an Apple Ipad & completing finance applications
Skills/experience .....
  • At Sofology, we love to listen, we can sit and chat to our customers for hours, asking the right questions to gather all of the information we need to find our customers their dream sofa
  • We’re great at creating the perfect vision of what that dream sofa will look like in our customers home - We bring it to life & we create excitement
  • We are caring & fun and can adapt to our customers to put them at ease, not every customer is the same - Neither are our Sofology colleagues
  • It’s tough choosing a sofa when there’s so much choice, as we’re product experts, we can offer all of the features & benefits to help our customers finalise their decision
  • You don’t need to have sales experience, it’s all about personality & capability. There’s a lot we’re good at at Sofology. That means coaching you too!
A little about sofology

Founded over 30 years ago, we're true sofa specialists. So much more than just a piece of furniture, we know that a sofa is the one thing that truly turns our customer's houses into homes.There's a lot at stake when it comes to guiding our customers to make the right choice for them - that's why our customer journey is unique in the sofa market. That means no ‘ends next Sunday sales.

We think choosing a new role and choosing a new sofa have a lot in common. Your old one feels comfy, you're used to it, and you know exactly where you fit. But a new job - or a new sofa - holds so much potential. Pick the right one and you'll never look back. You want to feel comfortable, but with enough going on to keep you right on the edge of your seat. Our team is always growing, and we're constantly shuffling up on the sofa to make room for the newest member of the Sofology family.

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Retail Assistant

Kingfisher Information Technology Services (UK) Ltd

Nottingham, MID
19 days ago
Nottingham, MID
19 days ago

You’ll be at the core of Screwfix, making sure our customers are the heart of everything we do. You’ll take your time to really get to know them whilst delivering genuinely great service. Our Retail Assistants are vital to the running of a store, so you’ll always be kept busy. And with the help of our excellent training programmes, you’ll be on the right track for a promising career with us!


WHAT’S IT LIKE TO BE A RETAIL ASSISTANT?

  • Host – you’ll welcome customers into your store, understand what they need, guide them to the right products, and make it super easy for them
  • Warehouse standards – you’ll assist with deliveries, maintaining product stock, collecting customer orders and keeping standards high
  • Part of the team – you’ll join a team who take pride in their store, work together and have lots of fun along the way!


Want to know more? Check out a day in the life of a Trade Counter video


YOU ARE…

  • Amazing at giving great service, with a positive can-do, no-nonsense approach
  • Prepared to work hard and make the most of our training
  • A great communicator who loves to help people
  • Willing to learn, you don’t need retail experience to succeed
  • Friendly, flexible, reliable, honest and enthusiastic!

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

Joining Screwfix means joining a growing team – full of support, opportunities, and fun! We offer a competitive salary, 28 days’ holiday, an award-winning company pension scheme - up to 14% Kingfisher contribution, life cover, 20% discount with Screwfix and B&Q, discounted healthcare and company share save schemes. With excellent training and ongoing development, we’ll also help you be the best you can be.

 

About Screwfix

We’re Screwfix and we’re proud of it. We’re proud of where we’ve come from, what we’ve achieved and our ambitions for the future. But more than that – we’re proud of who we are. We’re 12,000 people each with our own stories to tell. We don’t have a type and we like it that way.

 

If you join us, you’ll be joining a true market leader and one of the fastest growing retailers in the UK and Ireland with over 700 stores. Your growth will also be critical to us, and we’ll support you to reach your potential and achieve your ambitions, no matter what they are.

We’re also a true leader in the E-Commerce industry, and part of the 77,000 people strong Kingfisher PLC Group alongside big names such as B&Q, Castorama and Brico Depot. Join our team and become a part of #LifeAtScrewfix!

We’re also a true leader in the E-Commerce industry, and part of the 77,000 people strong Kingfisher PLC Group alongside big names such as B&Q, Castorama and Brico Depot. Join our team and become a part of #LifeAtScrewfix!

Please note, this advert may close early if the appropriate number of applications has been reached.

 

 

*Our hourly rates may include a location allowance which is reviewed annually and may change.

 

Our policy is to employ the best qualified people and provide equal opportunity for the advancement of employees including promotion and training and not to discriminate against any person because of gender, race, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, religion, belief or disability.We particularly encourage applications from under represented groups. 

 

If you require any additional support or adjustments to help you make an application, please contact us at careers@screwfix.com

 

#LI-DNI

Salary

£21k - £25k Per Year

Job Type

Full Time

Posted

1 day ago

Description

Job Title: Sales Assistant
Location: Ilkeston
Salary: £21-25k DOE (+ uncapped commission)
REF: J10581:EM
Sector: Packing

Having operated for more than a quarter of a century, our client delivers packing and storing solutions to major UK brands, including Boots, Costa and M&S. They’re now looking for ambitious graduates to help enhance their presence further – joining initially as a Sales Assistant, with incredible scope for individual, professional growth!

If you’re located within a reasonable hour or so, are educated to degree level and have bags of ambition – this could be the opportunity for you!

Sales Assistant Package:
  • A competitive basic salary of between £21-25k
  • Excellent, uncapped commission structure in Y1
  • Extensive training, internal and external
  • Excellent scope for progression through different business areas, with plenty of further earning and learning potential
  • A welcoming, inclusive environment with regular socials
Sales Assistant Role:
  • Obtain a thorough working knowledge of the company, its market and offering
  • Ensure the CRM database is kept up to date and quickly learn how to report using it
  • Identify new markets and opportunities, gathering information to create new leads
  • Liaise with existing customers and prospects on a daily basis, over the phone, via email and through other social channels
  • Devise and deliver sales documents, presentations and customer quotes
  • Shadow senior members of the team in order to learn and develop
  • Represent the company at trade exhibitions, events, demos and more
Sales Assistant:
  • Educated to degree level
  • Possess exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ambitious and driven
Pareto Law values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

If you require this job specification or to apply in an alternate format, please visit the Pareto website.