WHSmith – Sales Assistants (Various Shift Patterns)

WHSmith Edinburgh Airport

Closing date: 30/09/2021

WHSmith Edinburgh Airport Team pride themselves on delivering amazing results. We will support you, your journey with us and help build your career within WHSmith. We have nine shops across the estate and we’re exceptionally busy, so our customers require a speedy and efficient service with a warm and welcoming smile.

We are looking to recruit very Confident high on energy industrious people whom have GREAT communication skills and possess the ability to work under their own initiative to achieve targets and drive the business forward while maintaining exceptional standards.

Positions are offered on a three month probationary period and if successful you will then be offered a temporary contract.

Personal Statement on why I work for WHSmith –

“I love working within WHSmith Travel and Edinburgh Airport because it opens my eyes, gladdens my heart, sharpens my mind, tires my feet and brightens my life.”

Darren Lennon ~ Deputy Manager

The following positions are now available;

Position: SATURDAY SALES ASSISTANT

Work Type: Part Time 7.5hrs per week.

Between the hours of 4am-10pm. (Full flexibility required.)

Salary £5.11 to £8.91 p/h dependent on age.

Position: SUNDAY SALES ASSISTANT

Work Type: Part Time 7.5hrs per week.

Between the hours of 4am-10pm. (Full flexibility required.)

Salary £5.11 to £8.91 p/h dependent on age.

Position: SATURDAY & SUNDAY SALES ASSISTANT

Work Type: Part Time 15hrs per week.

Between the hours of 4am-10pm. (Full flexibility required.)

Salary £5.11 to £8.91 p/h dependent on age.

Position: MONDAY TO SUNDAY SALES ASSISTANT

Work Type: Part Time 4 over 7 days / 7.5hrs day/ 30hrs per week.

Between the hours of 4am-10pm. (Full flexibility required.)

Salary £5.11 to £8.91 p/h dependent on age.

Staff Benefits

*Discount Card: Received after successfully completing 3month probationary period.

*Staff Meal Deal Offer for £2.50.

*WHSmith “What’s in it for me deals beginning from £1.”

*Lifestyle Benefits Discount Partner Offers.

*Funky Pigeon and Funky Party Discounts.

*Bike Scheme.

*Paid Holidays.

Disclosure

*If successful in obtaining a position within our team you will be required to complete a criminal record check via a basic disclosure.

https://basic.apply.disclosure.scot/

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Get help. if you want to find out how your application is progressing, contact us after 14 calendar days. You can check the progress of your application using our application tracker (opens in a new tab). If you need any help, please email us: [email protected]

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You will also be requested to provide a full 5 Year written reference history to support obtaining a full airport security ID.

Transport

*Before applying please check your means of Transport to and from work.

https://www.edinburghairport.com/transport-links/buses-and-coaches

Point of contact

If you are interested in any of these positions please send your CV and a cover letter to the following email address [email protected] for the attention of Darren Lennon, Or apply via our WHSmith Careers website; http://www.whsmithcareers.co.uk

We look forward to hearing from you!

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

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