Sales Assistant - Southampton Airport

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Location
Southampton
Salary
£7.50 per hour
Posted
23 Aug 2017
Closes
23 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Exciting opportunity to join our new 'Tech Express' store brought to you by WHSmith Travel. Sales focusing entirely on digital products  ie: headphones and electronic travel accessories. Applicants must have a keen interest in up to date technology,be sales focused and be able to both work alone and be part of our airside team. A practical approach to work hours and days in an airport environment is essential. You must be able to commit to hours between 10.00 am and 22.00 pm: Sunday or Saturday 6.5 hours per week 

Responsibilities

  • To always deliver a friendly service, smiling, greeting and making eye contact with every customer you come into contact with
  • Working on tills accurately and efficiently, to provide a positive customer experience.
  • Carry out stock replenishment, ensuring all areas of the store remain tidy
  • Working as an active member of the team, supporting colleagues in all tasks
  • Meeting high standards of display and visual merchandising to ensure the store is well presented. Accurately following planograms
  • Demonstrate good product knowledge to customers on key promotions and offers. Approaching customers that may require assistance if you are on the shop floor
  • Targeted on having appropriate Till Point Conversations with every customer to add on sales and increase the average transaction value.
  • Some roles will involve pushing loaded trolleys of stock for long distances
  • Flexibility with working hours and the availability of transport as some stores are open for 24 hours.
  • Role will involve pushing heavy cages and moving stock over long distances

About You

  • Do you thrive in a fast paced environment where no two days are the same, then look no further.
  • We are looking for exceptional individuals used to working in a customer focused environment and highlighting promotions to join our store.
  • Working in a team you will play an active role in providing a positive customer experience and driving sales.
  • Experience gained within a retail environment preferred
  • Confident approach towards maximising sales opportunities
  • Flexibility towards working hours
  • Strong communication skills and ability to participate as a key team member
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Airside pass requirements – valid passport, 5 years continuous referencing, consent to undertake a Criminal Record Check