Ski Boot Fitter - 20hrs

Recruiter
Outdoor & Cycle Concepts
Location
Hemel Hempstead
Posted
17 Oct 2020
Closes
22 Oct 2020
Ref
1760829139
Category
Retail and Sales
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Searching for your next adventure? Looking to join a growing company with great prospects? Then come and join our Hemel Hempstead store as our newest Ski Boot Fitter! Outdoor and Cycle Concepts is made up of the well-known high street brands Snow + Rock, Cotswold Outdoor and Runners Need, and together we dedicate our time to encouraging everyone to enjoy the outdoors sustainably.

You might think that retail is a tough industry and you’re right! But we’re uniquely positioned, supported by world leading brands, to encourage everybody to get outside. We’ve already supported millions of customers to take advantage of their new love for the outdoors during lockdown and we’re there to support the nation with staycation UK. As you can tell we have big ambitions for the future and our people play a big role in achieving those ambitions.

We won’t see you as a number, we will see you as part of our outdoor family. We invest in our talent and will help you conquer your goals.

Be bold. Be brave. Join us!

Responsibilities:
  • Providing outstanding customer service in a fast-paced working environment.
  • Carrying out full assessments on customers looking to purchase new or alter existing boots.
  • Analysing customers feet and skiing style, recommending appropriate ski boots based on ability and foot type.
  • Continually explaining the process so that they understand the sensations and requirements of a good fitting boot.
  • Making an informed selection of the appropriate boot for the customer based on the assessment process.
  • Making and adjusting footbeds to ensure good foot position in the boot.

Requirements:
  • Knowledge of retail environment
  • Understanding and a passion for the outdoors
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Experience working in a team
  • Good organisational skills, ability to multi-task

Our people live our values and love the outdoors so we hold weekly running clubs and encourage outdoor meetings as well as partnering with loads of amazing brands such as The National Trust, The Ramblers and many more! Alongside these we offer great benefits including a generous staff discount scheme, up to 33 days annual leave (with the option to buy and sell additional annual leave) and substantial Long Service Awards.

At Outdoor and Cycle Concepts we believe people are happier when they escape outside. Want to join our team and inspire the nation?

Please note this role is 20 hours per week on a temporary basis until March 2021.