Job Title: Sales Assistant
Reports To: Store Manager
Location: Manchester, King Street
At Charles Tyrwhitt our purpose is to “Make it easy for men to dress well”. The Sales Assistant is responsible for generating and maximising sales by consistently offering exceptional customer service.
Candidates must be available for weekends and some weekdays.
The store trades between 9.30am-6pm, candidates must be flexible with working shifts during and outside of these hours.
Candidates must have some experience working in retail.
* Maximise sales opportunities to ensure sales targets are achieved and exceeded e.g. promotions, outfit building, up & cross selling, corporate sales, events
* Consistently deliver CT’s customer service expectation by ensuring expert product knowledge, ensuring you are up to date with the latest store ranges and promotions
* Develop the brand name and image of the company through acting as a brand ambassador for the CT brand
* Deliver high visual merchandising standards; ensuring the store housekeeping standards are continually achieved by using the tools available and adhering to VM guidelines
* Process deliveries, transfers and merchandise quickly, accurately and efficiently ensuring merchandise is properly handled, labelled and priced to minimise losses and damage
* Taking ownership for your personal development, proactively seeking opportunities to grow, utilising internal tools for example, the Tyrwhitt Academy on The LINK.
* Comply with all company policy and procedures and adherence to company health & safety guidelines and security processes
* We're looking for an experienced person who has worked in retail previously, or has customer service experience. We want the candidate to be able to handle the fast-paced environment of a busy retail store and who is very confident at multi- tasking and has knowledge, or passion for clothing who can offer expert advice.
* Previous retail experience is essential
* High levels of enthusiasm, drive and motivation
* Strong interpersonal and communication skills
* Ability to quickly build rapport with customers and deliver exceptional customer service
* Must be well groomed and well presented at all times
* Tailoring experience an advantage but not essential
* Language skills an advantage but not essential