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Brewers Decorator Centre - Sales Advisor - Guildford 16 July 2021

Job Title/Position: Brewers Decorator Centre - Sales Advisor - Guildford
Company: Brewers Decorator Centre   website
Brewers Location: Guildford
Closing Date: 13 August 2021

Contact Name: Recruitment Team
Telephone: 01323 411080

Job Ref: JUL20211703
Salary/Rate: £19,786 per annum plus pension and benefits
Shifts/Hours: 40 hours per week over 5 days, Monday to Friday with Saturdays on a rota

Job Description:

Sales Advisor


Salary – £19,786 per annum plus pension and benefits

40 hours per week over 5 days

Monday to Friday with Saturdays on a rota

We have an exciting opportunity for a friendly and reliable Sales Advisor to join the team at our Brewers Decorator Centre in Guildford 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. This role will include some cover at other local Brewers Decorator Centres so a full driving licence is essential.

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 Brewers Decorator Centre on Woodbridge Meadows in Guildford offers the largest selection of trade and designer paints and decorating sundries in town and we have been successfully serving the local area for over 80 years. In sore our customers can take advantage of a huge selection of trade and designer paint, wallpaper, fabrics and all of the decorating supplies and materials our customers need to get the job done whether they be a professional decorator or a keen home décor enthusiast.

Our Guildford team is a strong one, made up of 16 members of staff who between them have over 200 years service and industry experience with Brewers which is how we have built up a such a strong customer base and a reputation for being the decorator’s first choice. Branch opening hours are Monday to Friday 7.00am – 5pm and Saturday 8am – 5pm.

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
Covering at other local Brewers stores when required
Who we are looking for to join our team:

Exceptional customer service and communication skills, to understand and translate customer requirements into product recommendations
Driver with a full and current licence is essential
Flexible to cover at otter local Brewers stores
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
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
31 days holiday including bank holidays – increasing with service
Free life assurance
Pension plan
Staff discounts
Staff uniform
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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