sales assistant job description

Sales Assistant Job Description

Here we will show you a pre-written sales assistant job description.  You can use, edit and post this job description into online job adverts to help you attract top talent.

Sales Assistant Job Description

As with all job descriptions keeping a simple, clear and concise descriptions makes the job application process more streamlined.  You will get a better more targeted response, the better your job description is written.

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Sales Assistant Job Description Example

Job Title: Sales Assistant

Salary: £17k-21k P.a.

Company description:  Example Company is a  market leader in widget sales.  Based in the London, we are a growing, award-winning company looking to hire a new sales assistant to work in our London office.

Retail Sales Assistant Requirements:

  • Some form of sales experience is recommended (retail sales, telesales, internet sales, recruitment sales), but we offer product-training workshops so it’s not a requirement.
  • Full time hours are preferred
  • Must be of legal working age and eligible to work in the UK
  • Need to be able to commute to our office in london City Centre
  • The ability to work independently and within a team environment is essential
  • Smart appearance and a professional attitude are expected because you’ll be representing clients in retail stores, department stores etc
  • The ability to start immediately is a plus, but we’ll consider all notice periods

Candidate Requirements:

  • Some previous retail experience beneficial
  • Professional/helpful manner
  • Presentable in appearance at all times
  • Organised and efficient
  • Strong communication skills

Reasons To Apply:

  • Excellent working conditions
  • Competitive salary
  • 25 Days paid holiday p.a
  • Staff discount card
  • Onsite staff restaurant

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