5 months ago
Showroom Sales Assistant - CPS
Salary: £16000 -£18000 (pro rata) + bonus + benefits
Position Type: Permanent, Contract Type: Part Time
Hours of work: 30 hours to cover: Mon - Fri 8am - 5pm and Saturdays 8am - 12pm
‘I really love my job, the people I work with and the customers I meet make it a pleasure to come to work everyday’ Katy Amos - Showroom Sales Manager
The perfect bathroom takes planning! It requires specialist knowledge, an understanding of the possibilities, a creative flair and the passion to make it a reality. At City Plumbing Supplies our Showroom Sales Managers and Assistants are the experts that help our trade customers achieve this time and again.
As one of the fastest growing plumbing and heating suppliers in the UK, we are currently recruiting for a Sales Assistant to join our successful Showroom. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a genuine desire to start their career in sales, being mentored by a Sales Manager with a proven track record of success.
‘I can see real structure and a progression pathway with support at every step’ Megan Wills - Showroom Sales Manager
The role of the Showroom Sales Assistant is to Support the Sales Manager in the day to running of the Showroom and the development of business. If the thought of sitting behind a desk all day gives you itchy feet, this could be the job for you, you’ll be required to support the Sales Manager visiting and calling on potential clients, and running or attending networking events.
Whilst sales experience is not required it is important to understand that this is a results based role, that has a strong focus on targeted sales. Your ability to influence along with your persuasive nature will aid your success in this role. With bags of energy and enthusiasm the Showroom Sales Assistant will be a confident go-getter. Passionate about delivering an exceptionally high standard of customer service, you will use a combination of the intensive training and your natural desire to achieve and drive sales by developing strong customer relationships and bringing new customers into your Showroom.
Whether you are just starting out in your career, or you are looking for a change in direction if you have genuine desire to start a career in sales - we want to hear from you. Your ambition and willingness to take ownership of your own success, coupled together with our support and training will put you on the first steps to establishing a very prosperous sales career.
City Plumbing has been very supportive in my career, I have always been encouraged to aim high - to reach my potential. I couldn’t ask for any more’
Craig Palmer - Assistant Branch Manager promoted from Showroom Sales Manager
CPS is committed to best practices in recruitment and undertakes Basic Criminal Record Disclosures for candidates that are offered employment within our branches that undertake deliveries for British Gas. This check will only be undertaken after the acceptance of an offer of employment and will be undertaken by CareerCheck Ltd. We reserve the right to withdraw any offer of employment if the check is unsatisfactory.
What's in it for you? City Plumbing Supplies is part of the Travis Perkins Group, who has been recognised as one of Britain’s Top Employers. We offer award winning pay, benefits, training and career development.
A comprehensive training scheme including a residential course, sales focused courses and buddy working will be provided to ensure you have the best possible start in your role, and are given all the tools you need to succeed.
This is a fantastic and exciting opportunity with a generous base salary, bonus scheme, 22 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays), group discounts, pension, private healthcare, life assurance, childcare vouchers, cycle to work schemes and access to a great range of other salary exchange schemes, plus discounts and offers with over 1,000 retailers and suppliers.