Sales Assistant

* Greeting customers who enter the shop.
* Be involved in stock control and management.
* Assisting shoppers to find the goods and products they are looking for.
* Being responsible for processing cash and card payments.
* Stocking shelves with merchandise.
* Answering queries from customers.
* Reporting discrepancies and problems to the supervisor.
* Giving advice and guidance on product selection to customers.
* Balancing cash registers with receipts.
* Dealing with customer refunds.
* Keeping the store tidy and clean
* Responsible dealing with customer complaints.
* Working within established guidelines
* Attaching price tags to merchandise on the shop floor.
* Responsible for security within the store and being on the look out for shoplifters and fraudulent credit cards etc.
* Receiving and storing the delivery of large amounts of stock
* Keeping up to date with special promotions and putting up displays.
The personal skills that are required for the job:
* Having a friendly and engaging personality.
* Comfortable working with members of the public.
* Should have a confident manner.
* Must be helpful and polite.
* Assistants should be physically fit as they will be on their feet for most of the day and may be required to lift large amounts of stock.
* You should have a comprehensive understanding of your area of sales i.e. interiors, furniture
* Able to work as part of a sales team.
* Knowledge of inventory techniques.
* Should be of a smart appearance and articulate.
Relevant qualifications:
NVQ / SVQ Retail Operations at levels 2, 3 and 4.

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