Cavendish Jewellers has been established in its current premises in the heart of fashionable York for over 15 years and has traded in the city for over 25 years. This National Association of Jewellers member has enjoyed substantial growth and success in every year of its existence.
The owners travel internationally to source glorious merchandise to showcase. As a consequence, they have one of the largest and most unique selections of antique and second-hand jewellery in the region, which in addition to ranges of new jewellery enable them to attract a growing list of clients both locally and nationally. They also have a well-established online sales department.
Part Time Jewellery Sales Assistant
Location: York City Centre
Job Type: Part Time, Permanent. Minimum 15 – 22.5 hours per week flexible
Rate of pay: £8.25-£9.00 per hour basic dependent on experience plus circa 15% OTE bonus
About the role:
They now wish to recruit a part time sales professional to join their successful team of 14 to work in this very busy, friendly, family owned and run business. They are looking for a hard working team player who is passionate, enthusiastic and has a keen interest in jewellery retailing.
This role will provide an opportunity to gain experience in a very broad range of product and services due to their vast inventory of precious items, each with its inherent value and story, demanding appreciation and awareness from all their sales personnel.
The main responsibilities will be serving customers on the shop floor, carrying out merchandising and housekeeping duties, processing sales and liaising with the onsite repairs workshop.
In addition to intensive in house training you will be given the opportunity to further your career via company funding of your studies towards the Retail Jewellers Diploma, a well-respected and recognised professional qualification
In short, this placement offers excitement, longevity, and a steep but rewarding learning curve that would be difficult to match elsewhere in the industry.
- Outgoing cheerful personality with good sense of humour.
- Friendly and approachable. Confident with excellent communication skills.
- Good organisational skills.
- Articulate, literate and numerate – possessing at least GCSE Grade C or equivalent in English & Maths.
- Previous experience of working as a sales professional in a high end luxury goods retail environment
- Ability to work well individually and within a team. Hard drive and determination to succeed.
- Computer literate.
If you wish to be considered for interview for this exciting opportunity please forward your CV to:-