Isle of Skye Candle Company – Sales Assistant

Isle of Skye Candle Company – Edinburgh Airport

Luxury Sales Assistant
Contract type – Full time
Pay rate– Competitive

One of the best home fragrance retailers in the UK, the Isle of Skye Candle Company has landed at Edinburgh airport.

Skye Candles is an independent brand specializing in natural soya based scented candles and reed diffusers. The products are a perfect combination of scents inspired by and taken from nature and trendy youthful design. Each candle is handcrafted in the Scottish Highlands, using only sustainable ingredients.

The business, as the name suggests, originated on the beautiful Isle of Skye in the north west of Scotland. Founded by James Robertson in 2007, it has firmly established its’ place on the UK market with 5 retail outlets across Scotland and nearly 200 stockists in the UK and internationally.

Isle of Skye Candle Company offer a wide variety of scanted candles and reed diffusers available in 25 different scents, ideal as a souvenir or a present for a loved one. 


We are looking for a Part-Time Sales Assistant for our new Edinburgh Airport branch! The ideal candidate will be outgoing, friendly, hardworking and flexible to work both weekdays and weekends. Perks of the job are working in one of the best smelling work places, opportunities to progress up management structure, great staff discounts and a fairly laidback working environment.

Retail and/or Sales experience essential.

The Role – Core Responsibilities

  • Great customer service
  • Generating and processing sales
  • Store cleanliness/stock presentation
  • Assisting with stock management and ordering
  • Processing deliveries
  • Cash Handling

Key skills

  • Confident, friendly and enthusiastic
  • Strives to meet targets and can encourage others to do so
  • Intuitive and organised with good communication skills
  • Fantastic time management


  • Retail Sales: 1 year (Preferred)


Full time – Please click HERE to apply


Due to Airport Security reasons, a Full 5 year background check will be carried out. A Clean Criminal Record and valid Passport or UK Drivers Licence is essential. A criminal record check will be completed on any successful applicant.