Title: Sales Assistant\u00a0\r\n\r\nJob Location: 313 Railton Road, Herne Hill, London, SE24 0JN\r\n\r\nSalary: \u00a322,000, 37.5 hours per week, 5days per week (Mon \u2013 Sun).\u00a0 Start date is 1st April 2020\r\n\r\nJob Description:\u00a0 The Bike Project is a fun, interesting and supportive place. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who loves delivering excellent customer service and is interested in bikes, to work alongside mechanics, in a new retail team.\r\n\r\nWe particularly encourage applications from women, disabled, and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates, and those who have personal experience of being a refugee. The Bike Project is a Living Wage accredited employer.\r\n\r\nThe successful applicant will need to be able to demonstrate the following;\r\n\r\n \tA minimum of 2 years\u2019 experience in a customer facing, retail environment, preferably for a bike retailer.\r\n \tCan demonstrate high levels of retail customer service and create own upselling opportunities.\r\n \tA passion for cycling and enthusiasm for engaging people.\r\n \tDemonstrate a readiness to learn and develop.\r\n \tBe approachable, polite and respectful.\r\n \tDemonstrate strong communication skills that are adaptable for different types of customers with varying levels of cycling experience.\r\n \tThough not essential, an understanding of basic bike maintenance is highly regarded.\r\n \tThough not essential, barista experience is highly regarded, though training will be provided.\r\n \tAbility to conduct all duties in a manner that is non-judgmental and respects differences.\r\n \tShares The Bike Project\u2019s values and ethos, and committed to The Bike Project\u2019s vision.\r\n\r\nHow to apply: Please submit your application of CV which must be accompanied by a covering letter that addresses the person specification (no longer than one page in length) by email to email@example.com\r\n\r\nThe closing date for applications is midnight on Wednesday 11th March. Interviews will be held on 16th and 17th March at 12 Crossthwaite Avenue, London SE5 8ET. The process will involve a technical assessment. Please allow up to 1hrs.