New Store Full Time Shop Floor Assistant

Website South Downs Bikes

About the company
South Downs Bikes is a well-established brand with two stores in the South East. Stocking Specialized, Trek, Whyte, Kinesis and Focus Bikes. Also found in our stores are leading brands such as DMR, Exposure Lights, 100%, Deity, Met, Melon Optics and Hope and our stores acts as a hub for the local community.

We are now on the hunt for a full time team member for our new store opening early 2022.

It is a fast-paced and fun environment to work where an enthusiastic individual will fit right in. You will need a high attention to detail and be proactive in your work ethics.

Position:
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent.

About the Role
Do you have a passion for cycling and sales?

We are looking for an enthusiastic sales assistant to work in our fast-paced store.

You will be required to provide customers with technical and professional sales advice whilst providing and sourcing products that meet their needs.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a retail sales role and a passion for customer service. Mechanical knowledge will be advantageous but not necessary.

Flexible approach to working hours is advantageous.

Benefits:
Up to 28 days holiday per annum including Bank Holidays, plus we will give you your birthday off as an extra.

Generous staff discount after successfully completing your probation period.

Cycle to Work Scheme (Green Commute Initiative) offering tax-free purchases through salary sacrifice.

A share of the monthly store bonus after successfully completing your probation period.

Monthly company socials and rides.

A competitive salary based on your experience and ability.

The ability to grow and learn with an ambitious, forward-thinking company.

Key responsibilities:
Assisting customers with retail purchases

Processing transactions

Drive sales by gaining an understanding of customer needs and presenting appropriate solutions

Answering customer enquiries with excellent product knowledge in store and on the phone

Ensuring a calendar of service work is managed and communication with customers is excellent

Ensuring the store is presentable at all times

Ensure stock levels are full and presentable on the sales floor

Ensure back of house is presentable including communal areas and stock rooms

About you:
A passion for cycling is essential

Previous sales and retail experience is a plus

Mechanical experience is preferred but not essential

To apply:
Email your CV and covering letter to ali@southdownsbikes.com and aaron@southdownsbikes.com

Immediate start available for the right candidate.

To apply for this job email your details to ali@southdownsbikes.com.

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