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Retail Sales Assistant




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This an excellent opportunity to work for an exciting and fast-growing British brand selling craft products and stationery. The ideal candidate will be working in the heart of London at the Covent Garden Apple Market and will be responsible for managing the day to day running of the market stall.  This is a great flexible job for a student who would like a couple of days work during the week and on weekends.  Basic salary plus commision, if sales targets are exceeded.

The successful candidate must be:

  • Excellent at customer service and sales skills
  • Punctual and Reliable, excellent personal time management is essential
  • A great communicator (must enjoy chatting with customers with a view to sell)
  • Highly driven and have a sales focused attitude
  • Be happy to work outdoors (the market is covered but open from the sides)
  • Able to work independently
  • Reliable, proactive and honest/trustworthy
  • Well organised and practical

The role involves:

  • Setting up and Packing down of the market stall each day (There will be some physical work involved as you would be required to set up and break down the stall each day so it will involve lifting but not heavy)
  • Maintaining the market stall display to ensure it always looks smart and attractive.
  • Engaging with and drawing potential customers in.
  • Meeting and striving to exceed daily sales targets.
  • Serving customers and taking cash and credit card payments
  • End of day stock takes
  • Communicate to HQ about what is selling well and needs replenishing.
  • Training and support will be provided until the candidate is fully comfortable working independently.


  • Previous retail sales experience or customer facing experience – preferably on a market stall.
  • Fluent in English
  • Physical skills to set-up/set-down stall
  • Be available to work on weekends
  • Legally entitled to work in the UK


Basic salary: Competitive daily rate + commission if sales targets are met!

Flexible Working Options Available - Part Time Hours Available!

  • Ideal for students or those looking to earn extra income!
  • The successful candidate must be able to work 1 weekend day and 1 Weekday as a minimum.
  • The market operates from Tuesday to Sunday, so we are flexible if you want extra days on top of the minimum 2 days above.
  • We can be flexible on a week by week basis with regards to any extra days you may want to work (great for students who want additional hours during holidays and we are flexible during term time)

If you meet the criteria above, have a 24-hour smile, and want to become a brand ambassador, please forward your CV along with a quick cover letter explaining why you would suit this role.

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