Senior Sales Assistant (Part Time – 16 hours contract)

Type: Permanent

Date Posted: 45009

Closing Date: 45039

Location: Shrewsbury, SY1 1PJ

Salary: Not specified

Senior Sales Assistant (Part Time – 16 hours contract)

Role overview

Senior Sales Assistant (Part Time), Shrewsbury, SY1 1PJ, up to £9.50 (depending on age) enhanced to £10 per hour when carrying out
management duties, 16 hours, plus benefits.

Heron Foods is a food retail business providing its customers with high quality, low priced products. As part of the Heron Foods
and B&M retail business, we have continued with our ambitious and exciting growth plans, now with over 300 stores and with new
store openings month-by-month. B&M Express offers the opportunity to work within a rewarding environment with excellent
development opportunities. This an exciting time to join our business!

As the Senior Part Time Sales Assistant you will be responsible for the following:-

* Helping to ensure the efficient operation of the store, supporting the Store Manager and Duty Manager
* Leading, inspiring and motiving the team
* Responding to customer queries and complaints whilst ensuring high levels of customer service
* Maintaining an outstanding store condition ensuring cleanliness, health & safety legislation and visual merchandising standards
* Maximisation of profitability, meeting of sales targets and motivating staff to do so
* Working within the front and back of the store; working on the till, packing shopping and stock replenishment

Successful Senior Part Time Sales Assistant candidates will have the following:-

* Previous success within a similar role as a Sales Assistant, preferably within a fast-paced retail or hospitality environment
* Ideally have key-holder experience
* An honest and energetic personality who is organised and responsive
* A good work ethic and enthusiasm with an enjoyment that comes from working within a busy and sometimes demanding environment

In return, we offer the following:-

* 30 days annual leave (pro rata if part time) with accrual of additional leave for long service.
* 10% discount across both Heron Foods and B&M stores; double discount weekends throughout the year.
* Wellbeing support via our employee assistance program – LifeWorks, a free, confidential service providing emotional support on
personal or financial concerns.
* Access to BenefitHub for you and your family for exclusive deals and discounts on everyday purchases, eating out, family days
out, financial services etc.
* Ongoing learning and career development including on-the-job training, eLearning or apprenticeships, and the opportunity to
take part in development programs such as ‘Future Flyers’ or our Area Manager Designate program.
* Pension (after qualifying period).
* Opportunities to get involved in fundraising activities with our charity partners.
* Reward and recognition scheme and celebration of long service & work anniversaries.
* Free tea and coffee.
* Refer a friend scheme.
* Uniform provided.
* Product incentives in-store with opportunities to win prizes.

If you have the ambition and drive to succeed within a rapidly expanding business, we want to hear from you.

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Heron Foods reserve the right to close this vacancy before the stated closing date. Therefore we advise that you submit your
application as soon as possible.

Additional keywords:- Sales Assistant, Customer Service Assistant, Retail Sales Assistant, Sales Advisor, Retail Sales Advisor,
Retail Sales Associate, Cashier, Stocking Assistant, Customer Service Associate, Customer Advisor.