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Sales Assistant with Driving Duties

Employer
Dulux Decorator Centres
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
Up to £11.86 per hour + plus Bonus
Closing date
30 Jul 2024

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Sector
Driving and Logistics
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

Job Details

Sales Assistant with Driving Duties


Salary: £11.86 per hour, plus quarterly bonus
Location: Edinburgh
Region: North - 1
Contract Details: Permanent.

If you are good at building a rapport with a wide range of people, own a positive outlook and have a UK driving license, then our hybrid Sales Assistant-Driver role at Dulux Decorator Centre is for you. This role is all about providing great customer service to professionals & DIY enthusiasts, in store and when carrying out deliveries to homes and businesses.


The role

This is a full time 40 hour per week role, and you may need to be available to work shifts between 7am and 5pm Mon-Fri. You will also work some Saturday shifts (8am to midday) to which you will have time off in lieu.

This role will involve some driving and the remainder of your time working in store as a sales colleague.



* Mix paint to customer requirements
* Engage with customers and provide product advice
* Deliver orders to customers
* Collaborate with colleagues to reach store targets
* Follow the merchandising plan to restock the shop floor
* Provide feedback to improve our overall service to customers
* Carry out daily/weekly van inspections & report any concerns
* Provide great customer service
* You may spend some of your time driving and the remainder in-store as a sales colleague, although there may be days whereby you will spend all your time in store, so it is essential that you have a background in sales/retail

About you
* Strong customer service skills
* Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
* Calm under pressure
* Able to operate electronic tills
* Valid driving licence
* Enjoys ongoing coaching & support to advance career & build skills
* Likes a collaborative working environment where supporting colleagues is key

What we offer
We take pride in our work-place culture and our reward package includes:
* fantastic sales-based bonus
* no evening or Sunday shifts
* 25 days holiday
* A Pension Scheme that doubles what you pay in
* up to 50% store discount, including family & friends,
* full training provided and ongoing career development
* a fantastic flexible benefit scheme
* including cycle to work and discounted gym membership

About Dulux Decorator Centres
Dulux Decorator Centre is the UK's largest paint & decorating merchant. With over 230 stores nationwide, we supply the public and trade with all the decorating supplies and advice they need. We are part of the AkzoNobel group, a world expert in making coatings and home to some of the UK's favourite brands.

However, we aren't just any employer. At Dulux Decorator Centre, we do things differently. We want to see you succeed, offering a fantastic benefits package and all the training you need to progress in your career. We have been recognised as a Top 100 Employer and have achieved 'Investors in People-Gold' for our commitment to nurturing the many talents of our people.

We are advocates of a healthy work life balance and mental wellbeing. We are happy to look at flexible working options for all our roles.

Company

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With over 210 stores nationwide, the Dulux Decorator Centre is the UK's largest decorating merchant network. Whether your decorating needs are big or small, we offer the widest choice of products from leading brands - including Dulux Trade, Armstead Trade, Cuprinol, Sikkens and many more.

DDC Top Employer 2019You can't make a great impact like this without having great people - and we do. We're proud to be a certified Top Employer and accredited by Investors in People, so job opportunities at your local Dulux Decorator Centre come highly recommended.

 

Join us at Dulux Decorator Centres and you'll be part of a team that takes a real pride in what they do - pride in our products; pride in our brand; but, most of all, pride in our people.

From Sales Assistants, to Delivery Drivers, and management roles - there's a great range of job opportunities available at Dulux Decorator Centres

For more information on positions at Dulux Decoration centres, please take a look at our new microsite.

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