Trainee Sales Consultant

  • Location
    Bolton, Manchester
  • Salary
    £ 18000 - £ 19000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Sales & Retail - Sales, Retail and Customer Service

Trainee Sales Consultant - Permanent

£18-19K per annum


We are recruiting for a new Sales Consultant role to work in a busy furniture showroom environment, who can play a key role in the day to day operations.

The role will be based in the showroom and will involve educating and advising our customers on the furniture that's right for them. We are looking for a candidate that is friendly, helpful, and without a hard-sell approach.

As part of the role you will:

  • Offer exemplary customer service, answering any queries that the customers may have regarding a large range of high-quality products.

  • Be required to handle inbound phone calls and respond to emails on a daily basis, as well as making outbound follow ups on your own leads.

  • Be resposible for inputting orders and recording all enquiries.

  • Be professional, warm and inviting at all times.

  • Make sure the showroom is tidy - e.g. general housekeeping duties.

The Person:

  • We are requiring someone who is flexible (i.e. able to cover holidays in a small team).

  • Is professional and confident.

  • Has outstanding customer service skills.

  • Has a strong eye for detail and meticulous in your work.

  • Is a strong team player and a quick learner.

  • Is a smart in appearance with a dedicated and can-do attitude.

  • Is IT literate and competent with MS Office products.

Qualifications/Experience Needed:

  • Confident in communication with customers on all levels.

  • Must have excellent admin skills and have good verbal and written communication skills.

Pay and Benefits:

£18-19k per year depending upon experience (+ quarterly bonus).
Hours of work:

Monday - Friday: 10am - 6pm

Saturday 10am - 5pm

Sunday 10am - 4pm

Role will involve weekend work, with day off in lieu, if possible 1 full weekend off on avg in 4.

Holiday Entitlement - 20 days + BH.

Company pension as standard.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £18,000.00-£19,000.00 per year

Additional pay:

  • Bonus scheme

  • Quarterly bonus


  • Company pension

  • Flexible schedule

  • On-site parking

  • Career progression


  • 8 hour shift

  • Day shift

  • Holidays

  • Weekend availability


  • Retail sales: 1 year (required)

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Kieran Rae