Sales Assistant Apprentice

Location: Newark
Employer: Elements of Sherwood Ltd
Weekly pay: £180
Closing date: 30 April 2020
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Short description

Are you looking for an employer who will put a good deal of effort into your development, an employer whose business is growing at a fast rate and is looking to train somebody to grow with the business? If so, this could well be the opportunity you have been looking for!

Full description

Melmar Stone is one of the UK's leading trade suppliers of cast stone garden ornaments and has an expanding retail operation in East Markham.

The business has been built on providing high quality products with exceptionally high levels of customer service. It is because of attention to detail and attitude of going above and beyond that they are now in a position to recruit an apprentice to the retail team.

You will be mentored by both the retail supervisor and also the company director to ensure that you are given the tools required to be a success within the role, you will also be supported by West Nottinghamshire College via regular workplace visits to achieve a qualification in retail sales at Level 2.

This employer positively welcomes applications from interested persons of all ages, it would be of benefit for applicants to have their own transport due to the location of the business, a smart but casual appearance is the dress code and a winter uniform is provided as much of your time will be spend outdoors.

The roles within this position are varied and some will only apply after a period of time with the company. Full training will be given in all aspects of the role but good interpersonal skills are essential.

  • Presentation of products
  • Stock Replenishment
  • Ensuring stock is clean
  • Pricing
  • Interacting with customers who visit the show site
  • Providing information via face to face communication, telephone enquiries and emails
  • Cash Handling
  • Bookkeeping
  • Understanding customers habits and buying trends within the market
  • Product Delivery
  • Booking Deliveries

Applicants will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.

The employer reserves the right to close this vacancy early should a suitable candidate be identified prior to the published closing date

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