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Brewers Decorator Centre - Sales Advisor - Canterbury (24 hours) 16 July 2021

Job Title/Position: Brewers Decorator Centre - Sales Advisor - Canterbury (24 hours)
Company: Brewers Decorator Centre   website
Brewers Location: Canterbuy
Closing Date: 23 July 2021

Contact Name: Recruitment Team
Telephone: 01323 411080

Job Ref: JUL20218937
Salary/Rate: 11,872 per annum plus pension and benefits
Shifts/Hours: 24 hours per week over 3 days - Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

Job Description:

Sales Advisor


Salary – 11,872 per annum plus pension and benefits

24 hours per week over 3 days

Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

We have an exciting opportunity for a friendly and reliable Part Time Sales Advisor to join the team at our Brewers Decorator Centre in Canterbury to provide exceptional service to customers in our store and showroom. You will play a vital part in helping serve customers and keeping the branch and it’s delivery service 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.

During these unprecedented times we are ensuring that we are observing government guidance to help protect our colleagues and customers, including wearing masks, maintaining excellent hygiene and social distancing.

Our Canterbury store will be celebrating its 60th Birthday this year and we are extremely proud of the reputation we have built up in this time by being the first choice for Decorating supplies in the area. From our large showroom we stock a vast array of trade and designer paints, an extensive selection of wallpaper pattern books and all the decorating equipment and tools our customers need to get their jobs done. The team between them have a vast amount of service and industry experience with Brewers so it’s no wonder we have built up a strong customer base. The branch opening hours are Monday to Friday 7am – 5pm and Saturday 8am – 5pm. The working pattern for this position is 8 hours per day, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday.

A family run business for over 115 years; we have a long history in our industry and have grown to over 180 branches nationwide. We know that our people make our business unique, and place great emphasis on the development and growth of our colleagues.

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
Assisting with stock maintenance in the branch
Unload deliveries and ensure stock is distributed throughout the store
Keep our Warehouse organised and safe, in line with company standards
Who we are looking for to join our 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
Willing to attend training to become a Fire Marshall and/or First Aider if required
Flexibility to cover additional hours or at other local branches if needed would be beneficial
Keen to learn, develop skills, and progress within our industry
Previous retail experience or product knowledge would be advantageous but not essential, as full training will be given to the right candidate
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
31 days holiday including bank holidays – pro rata for Part Time, increasing with service
Comprehensive Induction Programme
Discounts and rewards with selected partners - major high street brands, supermarkets etc
After a qualifying period, you will also be eligible for profit related pay and a chance to use our Company Holiday Home in Cornwall
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.
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