Part-Time Sales Assistant

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 10 - £ 11 / Hourly
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Retail
  • External Reference
    JN-072022-266079
  • Category
    Sales & Retail - Sales, Retail and Customer Service

We are looking for a Part-Time Sales Assistant to join support our client based in St Pauls. They are seeking a committed, enthusiastic, and organised professional who is looking for a new, opportunity with a dynamic and forward-thinking company.


Duration: Temporary ongoing
Pay: £11phr
Hours: Part-time (20 hours a week)
Location: St Pauls


Key responsibilities include:



  • To serve our visitors and customers by providing exceptional customer care and assistance/information.

  • To assist in the day to day operational activities of the shop & ensuring to operate in a safe and secure manner by following best practice and procedures and policies such as Health and Safety/Manual Handling, Fire and Security, Cash Handling, Safeguarding etc;

  • To apply product knowledge in order to assist customers and maximise sales;

  • To operate the EPoS system in an efficient manner, both tills and back office where needed;

  • To be responsible for cash handling accuracy and credit card payments;

  • To highlight stock shortages, and ensure sections are fully maintained, presented and cleaned to an exceptionally high standard with clear merchandising;

  • To deal with stock deliveries, accurate pricing and barcoding, returns and general stock room organisation;

  • As part of the team, to work towards achieving and exceeding the agreed budgets and Key Performance Indicators.


What are we looking for?



  • Experience in retail, ideally of a similar type and scale

  • Experience in cash handling and computerised till operations

  • Effective, confident and clear communication skills, both written and verbal

  • A friendly, calm and helpful disposition and the ability to deal appropriately with a range of people

  • Ability to solve problems and in particular to troubleshoot till equipment issues

  • Honesty and integrity

  • Attention to detail and accuracy

  • Pro-active and a good team player


Benefits of being a temporary candidate via Adecco



  • Weekly pay

  • Contract of Employment

  • Paid annual leave

  • Access to an exclusive employee benefit and discount portal

  • Pension contributions

  • Ongoing support from a dedicated consultant





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