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Full Time Sales Assistant – Fareham

We need a full time sales assistant in Fareham

We are looking to recruit a Full time sales assistant to support our busy Fareham store to encourage and inspire our customers to ride more. This is a challenging role. Day to day, you will be sharing your passion for cycling whilst advising our customers on the products and services they need. You will also be responsible for undertaking sales transactions and ensuring our store looks presentable at all times.

Vacancy details

Location: 202 West Street, Fareham, PO16 0HF
Working Hours:
40 Hours per week, averaged over a two week period, including alternate weekends
Salary:  Competitive – Depending on experience
Closing date for applications: 14th August 2017

Enjoy our benefits

  • Trade price staff purchases scheme on products including bikes, parts, accessories and clothing
  • Employee Matched Pension scheme
  •   Company Bonus
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 28 days holiday, including bank holidays


Your role

As a sales assistant your main role is to provide excellent levels of customer service at all times. You will need to actively pursue all sales opportunities and ensure that customers are advised on suitable products for their individual needs. As part of the store sales team you will be required to maintain a smart, tidy, safe and well-merchandised working environment. You may be required to handle special orders, warranty returns, booking in jobs and dealing with customer issues. At times, you may be asked to help unload stock transfers.

You’ll need to have the following skills

·       Have a solid understanding of cycling and the products available on the market

·       Excellent communication skills both with customers and working colleagues

·       Be able to work as part of a dynamic sales team

·       Have the drive to achieve and the self motivation to maintain the highest of standards

·       Ensure a smart appearance and ensure a helpful, approachable attitude is maintained at all times

·       Have a basic computer literacy

·       During extreme times you may be required to complete tasks outside of your normal duties/responsibilities or working hours

How to apply

Please apply by sending a copy of your CV and covering letter to careers@hargrovescycles.co.uk with the subject header – Full Time Sales Assistant – Fareham