Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £4.94 - £8.21 gross per hour
  • LEEDS BRADFORD AIRPORT, YEADON WEST YORKSHIRE

Description

We are looking for sales assistants who can provide exceptional customer service and create energy and excitement around our products which can include brands such as Apple, Bose and Sennheiser, to name a few. Both part-time and full-time opportunities are available.

Working in a small team you will play an active role in providing an amazing customer experience and driving sales through discovering and understanding our customer needs and providing the right solutions.

The Accountabilities
* Provide excellent customer service, ensuring a great experience for each customer, every time
* Connect and engage with customers, uncovering their needs to be able to suggest and advise on appropriate products for each customer
* Show confidence in approaching and welcoming customers
* Demonstrate your product knowledge to customers, and show a passion about new products and keeping your knowledge up to date
* Achieve and surpass set sales targets
* Carry out stock replenishment, ensuring all areas of the store remain tidy
* Meeting high standards of display and visual merchandising to ensure the store is well presented while accurately following planograms.
* Carry out stock checks and loss prevention accountabilities to protect high value & digital products and minimise losses
* Working as an active member of the team, supporting colleagues in all tasks

The Requirements
* Experience gained within a retail environment preferred
* An interest in Digital, electronic and tech products highly advantageous
* Strong communication skills are essential- ability to provide excellent level of customer service
* Confident approach towards maximising sales opportunities
* Flexibility towards working hours to meet business needs - some roles require early starts / late finishes
* Ability to participate as a key team member
* Able to meet requirements to obtain and retain an airside pass

What is in it for me?
As we are a growing international retailer, you will have the opportunity to build a career. With excellent training and development opportunities, our stores are a great place to start if you aspire to a future in retail. If you have a passion for retail and prove yourself as a Sales Assistant, there are no limits to where your career could go!

About WHSmith & InMotion

WHSmith operate mainly on UK High Streets, in rail and bus stations, airports, hospitals, universities and workplaces. But you may be surprised to learn we've been around since 1792 and have over 14,000 employees across the globe; we are now in 28 countries! We're continually growing by putting our customers at the heart of all we do and we grow our people too. At WHSmith there are No Limits to where your career can go!

InMotion: WHSmith recently completed the acquisition of 'InMotion' which is the largest Electronics retailer in airports in the USA with over 120 shops in 42 airports and has over 600 employees.

  • customer service
  • retail