sales assistant

The Company

43 Charity Shops; 26 years in Charity Retailing and over 26 years helping disadvantaged children and young people in Romania with all that we do!

You will join a vibrant busy charity retail environment where no two days are the same and the local community is at the heart of everything that we do.

We are recruiting for a casual Sales Assistant to join our Charity Shops’ vibrant team of employees and volunteers as soon as possible.

Working Times

  • Location: FARA Charity Shops in Richmond and Chiswick Area
  • 8 hour shift/ 30min break
  • Working days: any days of the week, including weekends
  • There would be no obligation for us offer work or for you to accept it, giving you flexibility with choosing when you wish to work, however flexibility on the weekends is required for this role.

*Location, days and times of work vary for this role. Our

shops are open 7 days per week and time sheets may vary across our shops 9-5, 10-6, 11-7

The Role

The Sales Assistant's main duty is to support the Shop Manager and team in the effective running of the shop. As Sales Assistant your duties will include:

  • Sorting Donations
  • Steaming clothes
  • Pricing
  • Shop Displays
  • Till and Cash handling
  • Manual Handling
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy working environment
  • Creating and maintain a welcoming ambience
  • Dealing with customer issues and queries effectively
  • Networking with customers and the local community
  • Following the Company’s Policies and Procedures

The Candidate

  • At least 1 years' Retail experience preferred
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Great Communication Skills
  • Good Team Player
  • Organised and Efficient
  • Hard working
  • Positive attitude

What We Offer

  • Internal policies and procedures training and support throughout your employment
  • £8.21/ hour, reviewed yearly every April

FARA Charity Shops supporting the work of FARA Charity transforming the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged children and young people in Romania. FARA Enterprises Limited is wholly owned by the FARA Foundation. Registered Charity No. 1139349