Sales Assistant

Website South Downs Bikes

About the Company

South Downs Bikes is a well-established brand with two shops in the South East. The Worthing store specialises in Trek, Brompton and Whyte bikes and stocks leading brands such as Muc-Off, Deity, Lezyne, Maxxis and Madison. We are also a busy service centre for bikes and act as a hub for the local community.

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

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 in Worthing.

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.

  • Position: Sales Assistant
  • Location: Goring-by-Sea
  • Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Benefits:

  • Generous staff discount (after probation period)
  • 28 days holiday per annum including Bank Holidays
  • Salary – competitive based on experience and ability
  • Hours – Tuesday – Saturday 9-5

Key responsibilities:

  • Assisting customers with retail purchases
  • Processing transactions
  • Drive sales by gaining an understanding of customer needs and presenting appropriate solutions
  • Ensuring the store is left presentable at all times
  • Ensuring stock levels are accurate at all times and booking in stock as it arrives at the shop
  • 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

About you:

  • A passion for cycling is essential
  • At least 2 years of previous sales experience
  • Previous retail experience is preferred
  • Bicycle mechanical experience is preferred

To apply:

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

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