Permanent Shop Assistants, Full Time & Part time circa 15,000 pa

Permanent Shop Assistants, Full Time & Part time circa 15,000 pa

| Job ID: CMRDH01 | £15000 - £16000 per annum


Superb opportunity for bright and intuitive retail assistants to take on permanent roles within a thriving and well-established Preston charity.

Cummins Mellor are looking to recruit 2 ambitious retail professionals to work across a number of retail shops in the region including a new start-up charity shop in Longton.


1 Part Time, Longton,

1 Full Time, with flexibility to work across all shops in the region: Chorley, Horwich, Farnworth & Longton

As a Shop Assistant your role will include;

  • Being responsible for the successful running of the retail outlet in Longton, Preston
  • Working to support the store manager as part of a team of assistants and volunteers
  • Driving profit within the retail outlet; identifying quick wins and new income streams
  • Ensuring the shop premises are maintained to a high standard
  • Driving sales, profits and donations in the shop
  • Ensuring the shop complies with Health and Safety legislation for other staff, volunteers, and the general public
  • Preparing donated goods for sale, merchandising, processing payments and ensuring the shop is maintained to a high standard.

The ideal Shop Assistant must;

  • Have a some experience in a retail environment
  • Be confident, enthusiastic and proactive
  • Provide great customer service, possess strong communication skills and be a team player
  • Have a pro-active and ‘go-getting’ attitude – showing an aptitude for business development
  • Be driven by the charities’ values and mission

Money raised within the shops will directly fund the essential support that the charity provide to children and young people with life limiting conditions, and their families.

If you want to become part of creating an exciting retail offer, whilst directly benefiting those who need it, please contact us today.