Sales Assistant Apprentice

Customer Service

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Date Posted: 05/03/2021

Expiry Date: 03/09/2021

Vacancy reference: 1687453

Wage: £8,320.00 (per annum)

Location: York

Apprenticeship Type/Name: Customer Service Practitioner

Working week/hours: 32 Hours per week, 8 hour shifts to be worked over 4 days

Apprenticeship duration: 15 Months Minimum with future full time position available for the right candidate.

Apprenticeship level: Intermediate (Level 2)


Qualifications required:

There are no specific qualifications required for this role.

Desired skills:
  • Proven working experience in a retail or customer service role
  • Basic understanding of sales principles and customer service practices
  • Proficiency in English
  • Proven track record of excellent customer service
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills
  • Customer service focus
  • Friendly, helpful, confident and engaging personality
  • Basic administration skills
  • Willing to train as bike mechanic if required
  • Train to cut house and bike keys
Personal qualities:
  • Hard working
  • Punctual
  • Professional in appearance
  • Willingness to progress

Training provided:
The successful candidate will undertake an intermediate level apprenticeship in Customer Service. Full training will be provided by both the employer and by YH Training.


We are looking for a Sales Assistant to help customers identify and purchase products they desire. Sales Assistant duties include selling, restocking and merchandising. The goal is to provide high class customer service and to increase the companies growth and revenue through sales maximisation.

  • Ensure high levels of customer satisfaction through excellent sales service
  • Maintain outstanding store condition and visual merchandising standards
  • Maintain a fully stocked store
  • Ascertain customers’ needs and wants
  • Recommend and display items that match customer needs
  • Welcome and greet customers
  • Manage point-of-sale processes
  • Actively involved in the receiving of new products and deliveries
  • Keep up to date with product information
  • Accurately describe product features and benefits


Name: Jamie Greening or Carey Bilton


Phone number: 01723 364848

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