Sales Assistant

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Category
    Retail - Sales Assistant
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 22000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

JOB TITLE: Sales Assistant - Sustainable Furniture Brand

COMPANY: Office Angels

CONTRACT: Permanent

HOURS: 10am-6pm 5 Days a week (weekends will be included within the working schedule)


LOCATION: London X2 Locations

CULTURE: Social, Professional and Sustainable.

Duties Involve but are not Exclusive to:

  • Greeting customers who enter the shop, dealing all customer queries and product interest.

  • 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, ensuring the shop floor is tidy and presentable.

  • Reporting discrepancies and problems to the supervisor.

  • Giving advice and guidance on product selection to customers when required.

  • Balancing cash registers with receipts.

  • Dealing with customer refunds.

  • Responsible for dealing with customer complaints in a professional manner.

  • Working within established guidelines.

  • Attaching price tags to merchandise on the shop floor.

  • Responsible for security within the store and being on the lookout for shoplifters and fraudulent credit cards etc.

  • Receiving and storing the delivery of large amounts of stock, keeping record of incoming goods.

  • 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 and professional 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.

If this company and position appeals to you then please apply your CV on-line or if applying via the OA website please send to me directly,

This opportunity is being advertised by the Office Angels West End team.

Thank you for your interest in this role. All successful applications will be contacted within 5 working days. Due to the high volume of applications, we receive we do ask for your patience to wait to hear from the consultant rather than to call us directly.

If you have not heard after 5 working days, then unfortunately we were unable to consider your application on this occasion.

Office Angels West End branch look after roles in the following locations and all areas in between: Oxford Circus, Oxford Street, Covent Garden, Tottenham Court Road, Euston, Regent Street, Piccadilly, Leicester Square, Camden, Bond Street, Marble Arch, Marylebone, Mayfair, Baker Street, Edgware Road, Regents Park, St Johns Wood, Primrose Hill, Paddington, Hampstead.

Our Retail team looks after Fashion and beauty roles nationally

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Office Angels. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explaining how we will use your information is available on our website.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Leoni Calder