Weekend Maxmara / Michael Kors – Luxury Sales Assistant

Weekend Maxmara / Michael Kors – Edinburgh Airport

Luxury Sales Assistant
Contract type – Part Time (20 hours /week)
Pay rate– Above National Minimum Wage plus uncapped bonus

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We are recruiting for a Sales Assistant to join us in our dual brand Michael Kors and Max Mara Weekend Stores on a 20 hour contract.

This is a key position in store with opportunity to learn Supervisory responsibilities and jump start your career in retail.

You will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring customers receive a personal shopping experience in a luxury brand environment
  • Keeping all items fully replenished
  • Upselling products
  • Keeping the store clean and tidy

What we look for:

  • Communication & Relationships – understands the importance of communication and relationship building in business. Speaks and writes clearly to all levels, is articulate and not overly verbose, understands their audience.
  • High Standards – believes in themselves and believes they can achieve more and better, can determine what’s required to raise the bar, articulate this, get buy-in and drive continuous improvement.
  • Ability to sell – makes the customer the heart of everything and can infect their team with this strategy.
  • Responsible & Reliable – can get the job done particularly under pressure and is still able to deliver the goals and objectives.
  • Accountable – makes sounds decisions and takes accountability for the outcomes.
  • Culture – committed to team work. A floor manager who leads by example. Is able to take direction, make it their own and work as a team to deliver.
  • Think FASHION! – has an eye for what works well, what the latest trends are and is able to articulate why something is either selling or not selling. Represents the brand at all times.
  • Enthusiasm – committed to a growing business and bringing positivity at all times.
  • Respect & Honesty – Ethically strong, earns trust, maintains confidence, does what is right, speaks plainly and truthfully.

Experience

  • fashion retail: 2 years (Preferred)

You also must be fully flexible to be available to work shifts with early starts and late finishes. You need to be available 7 days and flexible in terms of shift patterns.

The Rewards

The successful applicant will be joining a successful and rapidly expanding company. They will enjoy a career that provides exciting experiences and an inspiring challenge. They will also know that progression is a very real prospect. We also offer a generous staff discount scheme. Not only would you be paid above the National Minimum Wage you can benefit from uncapped commission.

Please click HERE to apply today

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Points for the Candidates Consideration

We are a 24 hour operation committed to open at the Airport’s request. This means opening hours that include early mornings/late evenings and on national holidays. Due to these opening hours and the requirement to remain flexible in this position, independent transport is preferred. Applicants are required to be available to work at least 4 out of 5 weekdays and weekends when needed.

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.