Retail Sales Assistant

Recruiter
Outdoor & Cycle Concepts
Location
Plymouth
Posted
31 Oct 2020
Closes
04 Nov 2020
Ref
1785240127
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 Plymouth store team as a new Retail Sales Assistant ! 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!

Please note this is a zero hours contract until January 2021, actual working hours may vary.

As a Retail Sales Assistant your key responsibilities will include:
  • Welcoming customers into the store, starting their customer experience with a smile
  • Gaining an understanding of each customer’s specific needs and wants through conversation and engagement
  • Working passionately as the face of O&CC, taking pride in your store and working with your team to provide an outstanding customer experience
  • Developing and maintaining good product knowledge, utilising our store experts and training facilities to learn more about the products we sell
  • Maintaining excellent shop and stockroom standards

Role Requirements
  • Good communication skills, with a passion for providing amazing customer service
  • Previous experience working in a retail environment and as part of a team
  • Active interest in the outdoors
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to multi-task

We live our values and love to help people enjoy the outdoors so all our colleagues benefit from a generous staff discount scheme, up to 33 days annual leave (with the option to buy and sell additional days) and company partnerships with loads of amazing brands including The National Trust, The Ramblers and many more!

Here at Outdoor and Cycle Concepts we believe people are happier when they escape outside. Are you ready to join our team and inspire the nation?

Please note this advert may close early if sufficient applications are received.