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House of Fraser - Sales Assistant

House of Fraser - Sales Assistant

This 6 week unpaid traineeship is a government funded programme that prepares you for your future career and helping you to get ready for the world of work and improve your chances of getting an apprenticeship with House of Fraser or another employer.

A traineeship is an education and training programme which incorporates work experience, preparing young people for their future careers by helping them to become 'work ready’.

Traineeships are unpaid for the duration of the programme. However, you will be give all travel expenses to ensure you are able to get to and from the placements

Designed for people aged 16 to 24 who don’t yet have the appropriate skills or experience, traineeships provide the essential work preparation training, English, maths and work experience needed to secure an apprenticeship or employment.

A traineeship has three core elements:

- A high-quality work experience placement with an employer.

- Work preparation training, provided by the training organisation.

Sales Advisor - Entry-level sales advisors work in designated departments throughout House of Fraser stores. Workers perform various customer service and merchandising duties, such as helping shoppers locate items and organising products on the shop floor. Sales associates also ring up customer purchases on the tills and maintain store cleanliness. Candidates with engaging personalities and keen sense of style often prove most qualified for House of Fraser sales advisor jobs.

The first House of Fraser store opened in 1849 as a drapery shop in Glasgow, Scotland. In 1936, House of Fraser expanded rapidly and solidified its status as a major retailer by acquiring three other companies over the course of the year. The chain of department stores continued to expand through acquisitions well into the 2000s, purchasing famous British retailers like Jenners, Bentalls, and Beatties and rebranding the newly acquired stores to operate under the House of Fraser name. In 2006, the Highland Group assumed control of the growing department store chain. The parent company continues to plan for future growth and oversees more than 60 House of Fraser stores throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Required skills

  • Customer Service
  • Placement
  • Retailers
  • Training Programme
  • Young People

Reference: 34851458

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