sales assistant

Surbiton Kids
The Company

43 Charity Shops; 26 years in Charity Retailing and over 26 years helping disadvantaged children and young people in Romania with all that we do!
You will join a vibrant busy charity retail environment where no two days are the same and the local community is at the heart of everything that we do.
We are recruiting for a part-time Sales Assistant to join our Surbiton Charity Shop's vibrant team of employees and volunteers as soon as possible.

Working Times

  • Location: FARA Surbiton Charity Shop, London, KT6 4JZ
  • Shop Opening Hours: 09:30-17:30
  • 8 hour shift/ 30min break
  • 1 day per week rota (Saturday)
*Location, days and times of work can always be changed by the Management. Our shops are open 7 days per week and time sheets may vary across our 44 shops 9-5, 10-6, 11-7

The Role

The Sales Assistant's main duty is to support the Shop Manager and team in the effective running of the shop. As Sales Assistant your duties will include:

  • Creating and maintain a welcoming ambiance
  • Sorting Donations
  • Steaming clothes
  • Pricing
  • Shop Displays
  • Till and Cash handling
  • Manual Handling
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy working environment
  • Dealing with customer issues and queries effectively
  • Networking with customers and the local community
  • Following the Company’s Policies and Procedures

The Candidate

  • At least 1 years' Retail experience
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Great Communication Skills
  • Good Team Player
  • Organised and Efficient
  • Hard working
  • Positive attitude

What We Offer

  • Internal policies and procedures training and support throughout your employment
  • £3,415.36 annual salary, reviewed yearly every April
  • Option to work overtime if available
  • 6 days annual leave inclusive of bank and public holidays
  • 50% staff discount on the majority of goods in the shop you are working at

FARA Charity Shops supporting the work of FARA Charity transforming the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged children and young people in Romania. FARA Enterprises Limited is wholly owned by the FARA Foundation. Registered Charity No. 1139349