General Assistant – Landscape in Bents Garden & Home at Warrington, England, United Kingdom

Website Bents Garden & Home

This listing is about Bents Garden Home in Warrington, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

We are recruiting for a General Assistant to join our Stoneware and Landscape Department at Bents!

Do you get excited by retail and have a passion for customer service? Then this is the job for you!

What is the role?

We are looking for a General Assistant to join us to provide exceptional world class experiences whilst shopping in your department. Whether supporting a customer with their purchase, operating your till, putting stock out on displays or helping out your team with a delivery, you will be at the heart of a busy Retail team.

Your daily role will include;

  • Ensuring customers are greeted and offered assistance in a courteous and efficient manner.
  • Maintaining a good, up-to-date knowledge of all departmental and surrounding departments products.
  • Effective stock rotation management and replenish stock as required.
  • Advising and supporting customers with their purchases to maximise sales.
  • Striving at all times to satisfy and exceed customer expectations.
  • Merchandising product ranges.

Please note due to the products sold within this department including compost, pots and heavy stoneware items, that there will be a high level of heavy lifting required in this department.

Our ideal General Assistant will have the below skills and experience?

You’ll be looking for an opportunity to work within a fast-paced environment with an extensive range of products and you’ll have an enthusiastic and friendly, approachable customer focused personality.

  • Experience of working in a retail, customer facing role is essential.
  • Lanscape experience is desirable.
  • Shows the ability to work at pace and under pressure.
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a large team and be proactive.
  • Has a customer service focused mentality and shows good communication skills.

Other details of the General Assistant role:

  • This is a 16hour part time role working hours will include weekdays, weekends and evenings. A flexible approach is required and there will be a requirement to work extra hours in the peak summer months.
  • The role is on a permanent basis.
  • Shifts can start from 8.30am and finishing time can be as late as 8pm.

Who are Bents?

We are a family-run business with a reputation for quality, experience and innovation; selling everything for your Garden & Home whilst having Dining Facilities catering for over 1000 seats.

We have always been a business which has followed its passions, taken chances and strived to innovate, which is how it all began in 1937. Passion, experience and an understanding of quality and exclusive living have earned our family-run business a reputation for quality, experience and innovation. You can really feel valued and part of the family from the day that you join.

Why work for us?

  • 28 days annual leave, inclusive of bank holidays increasing to 33 days with length of service.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Colleague discount from the day you join along with Family & Friends discount days.
  • Long service awards.
  • Birthday leave.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Colleague recognition schemes.
  • Free colleague & family events.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Onsite Colleague Bistro and excellent colleague facilities.
  • Discounted Gym Membership.
  • Training and development opportunities.

Plus much more!

Company: Bents Garden & Home

Vacancy Type:  

Job Location: Warrington, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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