Retail Sales Assistant - Weekends
Part Time, Fixed Term Zero Hours Contract till end of September 2020
Salary: £10 per hour (plus £1.20 holiday pay per hour) plus commission
Working: Saturdays and Sundays in August and September 2020 + Bank Holidays
Mandatory Training: TBC
In-store Start Date: TBC
Hours: 10am to 6pm (Sat & Bank Holiday Monday), store opening hours (Sunday)
Location: Currys PC World Staples Corner
Do you love technology?
Can you find the right technology solution for a customer?
Could you be who we're looking for?
We are recruiting a team of passionate & engaging brand ambassadors to support customer in choosing the right laptop for them in retail stores across the country over the Back to School period.
You would be working for Powerforce to fulfil the role of part time Retail Sales Assistant on our Lenovo team.
Powerforce have teamed up with Lenovo, one of the market leaders in consumer technology from tablets to laptops, high powered gaming machines to smart home technology to deliver their seasonal in store plans, which has created an opportunity for enthusiastic, tech savvy ‘people-people’ to engage and excite consumers over the Back to School period with opportunity to pick up further contracted hours over Christmas into 2021!
You will be responsible for:
- Representing the brand and driving sales in store across all Lenovo products with some key focus
- Demonstrating and matching products to consumer needs confidently, leading to an increase in sales
- Building productive relationships in store, providing additional sales support and product training to store colleagues during quieter periods
- Maximising brand awareness
- Reporting performance and insight daily
You will have:
- A passion for technology
- Strong sales experience, ideally in a retail environment or demonstrate a strong ability to engage consumers
- Very strong relationship building skills and pride yourself in your ability to deliver excellent customer service and results
- A passion for completing all tasks to the highest standard and be driven by results
- The drive to succeed, with a “can do” attitude
- Accountability for your own results against specified targets
- Technology experience is preferred and an interest in technology is a must!
In return we will offer you:
- Competitive salary with additional performance related bonuses
- Full initial and ongoing product and skills training that will enable you to be the best you can be in store
- Career possibilities within Powerforce /Advantage Smollan within this account or our wide portfolio of partners in Tech and FMCG nationally
If you would like to be part of our success, please apply today!
Early applications are strongly encouraged as we reserve the right to pause or close this vacancy prior to the listed closing date.
This role may be suitable for someone with experience as: Sales Representative, Sales Development Executive, Brand Ambassador, Face to Face Sales, Retail Sales Assistant, Demonstrator, Customer Service. Looking for part time, flexible work.
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Our people and customers are everything and we work hard to build a great culture and be an amazing place to work. This success is a testament to the outstanding results that we continue to deliver and reflects the strong partnerships we have developed with our customers, resulting in long standing relationships. Central to our approach is our values: Be Open, Be Connected, Be Curious & Brave, Be Positive and Be a Team. Powerforce are committed to giving talented, ambitious people the opportunity to prove what they can do in a competitive and dynamic marketplace. To date we’ve had a total of 87 promotions, 116 development moves in addition to 31 people moving directly in to our customers’ businesses. We’re also delighted to have welcomed back 26 people who have chosen to continue their careers with Powerforce.