Sales Assistant Job at Russells Food & Drink – in Greenisland

Job Description

16 hours a week


To provide the best level of service to Russell’s Food and Drink customers in accordance with the Company’s standards and procedures

To assist the Manager in all aspects of the business including sales, security and stock control

Responsibilities/Key Tasks

To assist in customer relations by maintaining excellent customer service at all times, including an up to date knowledge of store products & services

To assume responsibility for housekeeping standards both inside and outside the store according to Company standards

To ensure that stock is controlled and merchandised to Company standards at all times

To ensure that the premises are safe and secure at all times

To comply with the Company regulations with regard to cash handling and administration

To comply with Government legislation with regard to age related sales

To adhere to Company policies and procedures

To comply with all health and safety information and to ensure compliance with all licensing and trading standards legislation

Any other duties relevant and related to the post

Educational qualifications


Maths and English GCSE or equivalent grade C or above

Skills and Experience


Communication skills – a proven ability to communicate effectively with internal and external customers; appreciates the target audience, selects appropriate style and content and demonstrates good written, verbal and listening skills

Customer focused – maintains a professional level of customer service at all times; identifies accurately the needs of internal and external customers and works to exceed the customer’s expectations by delivering a high quality service

Personal drive and a pleasant, positive and enthusiastic, “can do” attitude, demonstrating an appropriate level of motivation

Good standard of dress and appearance – clean and well groomed

A good team player with the ability to work in a team environment


Previous retail or customer service experience

Previous experience of cash handling

Previous experience of stock handling and control

About Company

Company: Russells Food & Drink –

Company Location:  Greenisland

About Russells Food & Drink -