Full Time Sales Assistant

  • Job Reference: JR4098
  • Date Posted: 23 November 2017
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive salary
  • Sector: Retail, Sales
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jo Raynor
  • Email: jor@uandirecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

Our client is currently one of the leading men's formal and casual apparel for both own label and Branded. They also have a retail store for their Branded tailoring collection and have a new opportunity for a Full Time Sales Assistant to join this specialist tailoring store, based in the heart of Savile Row. This is a full time permanent role of 40 hours per week.

Full Time Sales Assistant - The Role:

  • Meeting sales targets set by the Area Manager.
  • Delivering high standards of professional service to all customers.
  • Dealing promptly with customer complaints.
  • Promoting the brand as an authentic and luxury product.
  • Maximising opportunities for multiple and follow on sales.
  • Be accountable for the control of stock, its care and security.
  • Maintaining commercial awareness within the clothing industry.
  • Assisting with visual merchandising activities.
  • Performing Made to Measure orders to a very high standard, including visits to perform fittings overseas with their international partners
  • Key holding responsibilities for the store.
  • Covering of other concessions across the area as required.

Full Time Sales Assistant - The Candidate:

  • Previous experience working within a retail, sales or a customer focused role is essential.
  • Experience of working within a tailoring or formal menswear environment would be advantageous.
  • Grade C or above in GCSE English or Maths (or equivalent)
  • IT literate with the ability to use Outlook and the Microsoft Office Package efficiently.
  • Made to measure experience is preferred but not essential, full training will be given.
  • Confident, determined, driven, self motivated and pro-active attitude.
  • Sales and target driven attitude.
  • Outstanding customer service skills.
  • Good level of commercial awareness.
  • Excellent communication skills, able to liaise effectively and build relationships with customers, colleagues.
  • Good listener, able to take instruction and highly tuned interpersonal skills.
  • A team player with a flexible approach to working hours, some international travel will be required.
  • Genuine interest in the fashion and retail industry. 

Full Time Sales Assistant - The Package:

  • Competitive & dependant on Experience

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.