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Showroom Assistant

Location: EAST GRINSTEAD, WEST SUSSEX, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 23,000-23,000 GBP (UK Pounds) Per annum, inc Benefits
Sector: Business Support Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: about 2 months ago Reference: X3-289151

Showroom Sales Assistant – Tunbridge Wells & East Grinstead.

Full time 5 working days per week including weekend days 



Key responsibilities and skills:

· Working as part of the team at both the East Grinstead and Tunbridge Wells stores.

· 5 work days per week including weekend days, split between stores and dependant on the needs of each store, predominantly covering days off and busy periods.

· Selling high end outdoor furniture and ancillary items.

· Be well presented and competent in dealing with many different clients from bargain hunters to high wealth individuals

· Liaising with office and other members of staff to ensure completion of sales from initial contact to delivery to aftersales.

· Good listener and understanding of customer needs and requirements.

· Responsible for taking and processing payments including Credit & Debit card transactions and 0% finance applications. Training will be provided.

· Maintaining the presentation of the shop floor, cleaning where required and creating displays.

· Be prepared to work alone, self-motivated and confident in running the store ensuring all aspects of the job are being done accurately and efficiently.

· Able to maintain & update daily reporting documents.

· Will be required to work with the production of our Brochure making sure this is completely accurate with pricing, descriptions, etc before going to print

· Will also be required during the winter months to assist with website work using a program called Magento. Training will be given.

· As required, albeit rare, will need to be flexible and willing to assist where required by other parts of the business including working at other locations within or designated by the company.


· Full, clean driving license required and ability to travel to both stores.


Good knowledge of the following software:

· Basic skills on use of Microsoft Excel, Word & Outlook.

· Understanding of Sage accounting software would be advantageous (although training will be provided)


Remuneration & Benefits:

· Starting basic salary £22,000 pa + bonus scheme.

· Scaled bonus scheme would push OTE to £27,000 pa.

· 20 days paid holiday per year.

· Opportunities for overtime during busy periods.

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