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Vacancy Sales Advisor- Brixton
Vacancy type Job
Reference number Sal1714
Form of employment Full Time
Salary / Rate £21,185.00
Hours 40.00
Published 23/06/2020
Closing date 05/07/2020


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Sales Advisor – Brixton (12 Month Fixed Term Contract)

Monday to Friday 7am – 5pm / 8am – 5pm on a rota

We have an exciting opportunity for a friendly and reliable individual to join our busy Brewers Decorator Centres in Brixton on a 12 Month Fixed Term Contract. Providing exceptional service to our customers in branch, you will play a vital part in helping us serve customers and keeping the branch running smoothly - experience with our products isn't necessary, if you bring great customer service and team working skills to the table, we'll give you everything you need to succeed.

We are currently operating a Call and Collect Service whilst trailing a new way of trading which will allow customers to begin to be able to visit branches from early July. During these unprecedented times we are ensuring that all our branches are observing strict social distancing measures, to maintain the protection of all our colleagues.

Our Brixton Decorator Centre is located near to the town centre and is well established in the local community. We sell a large selection of designer and quality paints for all purposes, wallcoverings, decorating sundries and equipment. The branch has a mixed retail and trade customer base and with our industry expertise and a great range of quality products, it’s no wonder we are known for being the first choice for decorating materials in the area!

Normal branch opening hours are Monday to Friday 6.00am – 5pm and Saturday 8am – 5pm however during this time we may be operating on reduced opening hours.

A family run business for over 110 years; we have a long history in our industry and have grown to over 170 branches nationwide. We know that our people make our business unique, and place great emphasis on the development and growth of our staff.

As a Sales Advisor for Brewers, some of your responsibilities will include:

Provide exceptional service to customers in branch, to deliver upon our reputation for quality Brewers service

Use product knowledge to provide recommendations and help customers find the best product for their needs

Mix paint for Customers, process specialist orders, and request special stock within the Branch network Developing sales of the Company product range including wallpaper, paint and fabric

Build relationships with customers to fully identify their needs and allow us to provide a comprehensive service

Promote seasonal and special items, including merchandising goods in-store to increase visibility and sales

In return we offer a comprehensive benefits package consisting of:

Competitive rates of pay

Free life assurance

5% of your salary employer contribution to the pension plan (subject to employee contributions)

Staff discounts

Staff uniform

30 days holiday including bank holidays increasing with service Discounts and rewards with selected partners - major high street brands, supermarkets etc

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click the Apply Now button on this page to complete the mandatory application form.

Please note –this role may be removed from listings before the closing date if we are successful in finding an appointment.

Please ensure you fully complete the application process if you wish to be considered for this position. Due to the number of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to any applicants that do not complete the process.

This vacancy is not being directly managed by Opportunity Lambeth, and you are required to complete an online application form in order to apply.

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Essential criteria

Who we are looking for to join our new team:

Exceptional customer service and communication skills, to understand and translate customer requirements into product recommendations

Approachable, possessing an open and friendly personality - happy to help both customers and colleagues

Enjoys working and supporting a team, but can always be relied upon to work as an individual

Keen to learn, develop skills, and progress within our industry

Flexible and willing to cover additional hours due to holiday or absence when needed

Product knowledge, previous retail experience or experience in a decorator’s merchant would be advantageous but not essential, as full training will be given to the right candidate


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