Sales Assistant

From horticruitment

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Working For: horticruitment

Sales Assistant required

Job Ref N436

A lovely role has become available for a Sales Assistant to join a family owned garden centre. The garden centre focuses on top quality products ranging from house and outdoor plants along with the associated products as well as garden sundries such as furniture, bbq’s and gifts. Another division to the centre is the bespoke landscape design, implementation, and maintenance services it can offer its domestic customers.

Our client has been established for many years securing a reputation for providing a high standard of customer service. The management are passionate about horticulture and achieving customer satisfaction is one of their priorities. They now seek a new Sales Assistant to join their team.

Job Brief

The successful candidate for this Sales Assistant role will been to be able to carry out the following duties:

-Ensure high levels of customer satisfaction through excellent sales service

-Maintaining outstanding store condition, housekeeping and visual merchandising standards throughout the shop

-Processing sales at the till in a polite and efficient manner

-Assisting with the processing of incoming deliveries and other general duties that the manager requires

Key Skills 

Candidates will need to be reliable and proactive and have the following skills and experience:

-Provide excellent customer service role, preferably in retail

-Good horticultural knowledge

-Good command of spoken English

-Ability to work in a team following instructions of the supervisor or manager, as well as being proactive and taking initiative as an individual

-Reliable, with excellent timekeeping skills

-An eye for detail

-Happy to do physical work, outdoors, whatever the weather!

Package includes:

Salary of up to £26k per annum, 40 hours per week.

If this Sales Assistant vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Ruth Bolam on 01233 732767 or

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Thank you for the interest you have shown in this Sales Assistant vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one.  Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application for this Sales Assistant vacancy will have been unsuccessful.