Haskins Garden Centres

Retail Assistant – Outdoor Department

The candidate will need to deliver exceptional customer service skills and be able to work at the required pace to ensure daily replenishment and recovery of stock. You will need to be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and have confidence to work independently and as a team player. Due to the nature of some of the products involved, the candidate must be physically fit and able to lift substantial weights. Previous retail experience would be desirable.

Candidates will need to be flexible during the peak trading periods to work additional hours on weekends and Bank Holidays to include the Christmas and New Year period with opportunities to work part time shifts during the weekdays depending on availability.

About the role
You will be welcoming customers to the store and assessing their needs by providing assistance and information on all building materials and garden decorations to include care tips, maintenance, suitability for space and taste. “Go the extra mile” to drive sales and achieve department goals. Maintain stock condition, presentation and stock levels with inventory control procedures.

Key Responsibilities
– Process POS (Point of Sale)
– Sales ordering and till operation
– Watering and general maintenance
– Replenishing stock and merchandising
– General housekeeping duties

Hours Available
Hours available alternate weekends, Saturday 9:00am to 6:00pm and Sunday 8:30am to 5:30pm.

 

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When will I find out if my application has been successful?
We will contact you in within 2 weeks of your application to arrange an interview. If you have not heard from us within this period then unfortunately your application has, on this occasion, not been successful.