Retail Sales Assistant Location: Ponteland Hours: 8 hours per week/weekends Salary: Up to £7.83 Type: Permanent About the team: Cotton Traders Ltd is now moving into its 31st year as a successful business. During this time, we have worked hard to create and uphold a reputation for quality, knowledge and an outstandingly friendly service within the retail market. About the job: A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a proactive and charismatic Retail Sales Assistant to join our team within our store at Dobbies Ponteland. Dobbies Garden Centre, Street House Farm, Ponteland, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE20 9BT. Working within a small and friendly retail team where everyone looks out for each other, teamwork and the ability to build relationships are key to this Sales Assistant role. We are looking for a Retail Sales Assistant who will proactively approach every customer and deliver a true retail customer experience. About you: This is a wonderful working environment where the team members support each other to create a highly successful store. Our Retail Sales Assistants are expected to: Provide excellent customer service and product knowledge to our customers Efficiently replenish stock Be able to effectively use the till, including cash handling Support the Team Leader and Store Manager with promotions and offers Assist in areas of security, delivery and housekeeping Full Sales Assistant training will be given to the right candidate so if you are passionate about delivering quality and knowledgeable customer service and will be flexible in providing support for the store and this well-loved British Company, we would love to hear from you! Benefits: Working in our stores is incredibly rewarding. In addition to our family friendly culture, we offer:- Up to 28 days holiday, inclusive of bank holiday entitlement (pro-rata) Generous clothing allowance 25% employee discount Childcare vouchers Health cash-plan Employee assistance programme Pension scheme Long service awards Apply now! Please note, we may close the vacancy once we feel we have received sufficient applications.