Shop Assistant

  • Full time
  • Harare
  • @Work In Zimbabwe posted 1 month ago
  • Posted : 15 January 2024 -Accepting applications
  • Salary: $500.00 - $1,000.00 / Month

Vacancy Details

  • Career Level Qualified / Experienced
  • Experience 2 Years
  • What we do Retail / FMCG & Wholesale
  • Qualifications Practical experience onlyCertificate level
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Job Description

Our client specializes in window dressing and offers a wide range of blinds and curtains to customers. With a focus on providing high-quality products and excellent customer service, our client has established a strong presence in the industry. As a reputable company, our client values attention to detail and strives to create visually appealing and functional window solutions.

Our client is looking for a detail-oriented Shop Assistant with previous experience in a similar role. As a Shop Assistant, the successful candidate will be responsible for various tasks, including point-of-sale operations, basic bookkeeping, inventory management, and customer assistance.

Proficiency in Point of Sale systems, QuickBooks or similar accounting software, and Microsoft Excel is required for this role. The Shop Assistant will play a crucial role in delivering a positive customer experience and ensuring smooth store operations.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Process sales transactions accurately using the Point of Sale system.
  • Provide excellent customer service by assisting customers with product inquiries, recommendations, and purchases.
  • Maintain knowledge of the company’s product range and effectively communicate product features and benefits to customers.
  • Handle petty cash transactions and maintain accurate records.
  • Assist with stock inventory management, including receiving, organizing, and replenishing merchandise.
  • Conduct regular stock checks to ensure accurate inventory levels.
  • Collaborate with the team to create attractive window displays that showcase the company’s blinds and curtains.
  • Assist with basic bookkeeping tasks, such as recording sales and expenses, and reconciling cash registers.
  • Utilize accounting software, such as QuickBooks, to manage financial transactions and generate reports.
  • Ensure the cleanliness and tidiness of the shop floor, ensuring a pleasant shopping environment for customers.
  • Provide support in other administrative tasks as assigned by the Store Manager.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Previous experience as a Shop Assistant or in a similar customer-facing role is essential.
  • Proficiency in Point of Sale systems and experience with cash handling.
  • Knowledge of basic bookkeeping principles and experience with accounting software, preferably QuickBooks or similar.
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in handling transactions and maintaining records.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask effectively.
  • Knowledge or experience in window dressing is preferred but not essential.
  • Ability to work well within a team and contribute to a positive working environment.
  • Fluency in English is required.

Remuneration: The salary range for this position is USD 500 to USD 1000, depending on experience and qualifications.

If you are a detail-oriented individual with previous Shop Assistant experience and possess the required skills, we invite you to apply by submitting your detailed CV.

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