Sales Assistant - full time and part time opportunities

SALES ASSISTANT

Established in 1981 with a single store in the North West of England, JD Sports Fashion plc is a leading Multi-Channel retailer of sports fashion and outdoor brands in the UK and Europe.
The Group has over 1200 stores across a number of retail fascias and is proud of the fact that it always provides its customers with the latest products from the very best brands.


Role Overview:

Being part of the team you will be responsible for ensuring all customers receive the best possible service each time they visit your store. You will assist in maximising store profitability by exceeding your sales targets and utilising the in-store devices, while contributing to a successful store team.

 Customer Service

  • Greet all customers in a warm, genuine and friendly manner
  • Ensure that customers receive the best possible service every time that they enter the store
  • Understand the process of the Customer Service measuring programme

 Sales

  • Drive sales, ensuring that targets are achieved and, where possible, exceeded
  • Utilise the in-store devices, offering the customer the whole product range
  • Provide alternatives and add on sales at every opportunity

 Visual Merchandising

  • Assist in the maintenance of standards on the shop floor and for all displays and merchandise
  • Keep stock, clean and presentable at all times
  • Replenish stock levels when needed, making sure the full size range is on the shop floor where possible

 General

  • To deputise for other staff, work within departments, or carry out other duties as required
  • Represent the company in the most professional manner at all times
  • Conduct your work in a safe and responsible manner

 Skills/Experience/Knowledge Needed

  • Good communication skills
  • Confident and outgoing
  • Effective selling skills

 Benefits

  • Career Progression
  • Company discount
  • Competitive salary
  • Company pension
Typical working hours: 

Both full time and part time opportunities available 

Must be fully flexible to works days, evenings and weekends

How to apply: 
To apply please hand your CV directly into store

General Opening Times

Monday
09:00
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22:00
Tuesday
09:00
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22:00
Wednesday
09:00
-
22:00
Thursday
09:00
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22:00
Friday
09:00
-
22:00
Saturday
09:00
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20:00
Sunday
10:00
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19:00

Store opening times may vary. Food, cinema and leisure will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.

Additional opening times

Glasgow Fort Store opening times may vary. Food, cinema and leisure will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.  

Please note that some retailers may vary from these times.

Search below for the shop details or view the full list of retailers

Getting here

Glasgow Fort
Junction 10 M8
Glasgow
G34 9DL
0141 771 7777
  • Car

    Glasgow Fort is located adjacent to Junction 10 of the M8, 5 miles to the east of Glasgow City Centre (35 miles west of Edinburgh). Satnav G34 9DL. Parking is free and we have over 2,500 parking spaces.

     

  • Train

    There are trains to Easterhouse rail station from Glasgow Queen Street every twenty minutes. To check train times, visit the National Rail website

     

  • Bus

    Buses run to and from Glasgow Fort frequently. Click here to view the bus services and routes. 

    A Dunns bus service also runs from Cumbernauld to Glasgow Fort every Saturday. You can find the timetable on their Facebook page

     

Facilities

There are baby changing facilities within the public toilet area, Mamas & Papas and also at Boots.

We have 2,500 parking spaces - all of which are absolutely FREE.

We are proud that our car park has been issued the Park Mark, an award given by the Police to car parks that have achieved the standards of the Safer Parking Scheme, designed to reduce crime in car parks.

We also have bicycle racks located near M&S, VUE Cinema, and beside the public toilets near Zara and The Body Shop. 

The cash machines at Glasgow Fort can be found beside Fort News, at the side of Three Store, at M&S and within Poundland.

There are photo booths next to both Barrhead Travel and Frankie & Benny's.

The public toilets at Glasgow Fort are found between The Body Shop and Zara.

We now have wifi available for all our customers.

Services

Some stores have a click and collect service available. Click here for more information.

If you have lost something while visiting Glasgow Fort, please contact our Customer Service Team on 0141 771 7777.

Please note that we will ask for proof of ownership to make sure we give property back to its rightful owner.

Glasgow Fort giftcards are now available. Purchase yours online, or from the Centre Management Suite located next to Zara and The Body Shop. 

Accessibility

Wheelchairs are available to hire from the Management Suite, located between The Body Shop and Zara.

 

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