Shop Assistant

£7.68 - £9.03 per hour 
Job Type:
Job Ref:
GRG845 – 119780_1624547086 

We’re looking for talented Shop Assistants in Whitby. Our client would like to recruit individuals with demonstrable experience of providing fantastic service in a retail setting, ideally food or drink.

Please note: This is a part-time role working 24 hours per week over 4 days. Various shifts available, to be discussed at interview. Hourly rate £9.03 after training, £7.68 per hour after training if you’re under 18.


The Role
As the Shop Assistant you’ll report to the Shop Supervisor and will be primarily responsible for would playing a role in the smooth running of your shop, ensuring that all customers receive great products and a friendly service at all times.

You’ll also be tasked with the following:
– Opening and closing the shop
– Stock counting and cashing up
– Food preparation
– Ensuring the shop is clean, hygienic and welcoming at all times


The Candidate
To be considered for the Shop Assistant role you’ll need to be able to demonstrate a passion for delivering fast and friendly service, working as part of a team focused on delivering a fast and friendly customer experience.

In addition, it’s essential that you possess the following:
– Some experience within a customer facing environment, food or drink retail would be ideal but not essential
– Outstanding communication skills
– Strong numeracy skills, basic computer literacy and a flexible approach to working hours

You will also need to be an enthusiastic problem-solver who can manage change, communicate with people from all walks of life and constantly focus on customers.

You could be perfect for this opportunity if you have previously worked as any of the following: Sales Assistant, Shop Assistant, Team Member, Retail Assistant, Store Assistant.


The Package
Basic salary: Up to £9.03 per hour for the ideal candidate, £7.68 if under 18.
Additional benefits: Generous staff discount scheme, offering you up to 50% off food, profit share scheme where the company distributes 10% of its profits and allows you to share in the success of the business, free life assurance after 1 years’ continuous service, company pension scheme and share save and share incentive schemes, healthcare plans, cycle to work scheme, plus much more.


The Company
The business you’ll be working for is the UK’s leading and best-known food on the go retailer.

They’re a company that people want to work for because they are a much loved and trusted brand with a strong traditional bakery heritage, providing their people with a great place to work, where they feel valued by listening, developing and rewarding them.


Interested? If you think you’re right for this Shop Assistant role, then click the ‘Apply Now’ button, send us your CV and we’ll consider you for the first round of interviews.

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