Retail Assistant / Merchandiser

Posted 12 September by Acorn Recruitment And Training
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Have you got experience of working in a fast-paced environment - maybe retail or customer service?

Are you bored of the daily grind?

Would you like a fun and exciting role with the opportunity to travel?

RMS is a leading retail merchandising supplier based throughout the UK and Ireland. A family-orientated business, RMS works with major household names; including Tesco, B&Q, John Lewis, Boots and Asda.

Acorn is looking for hard-working and reliable people to join this exciting company as Merchandisers / Installers, covering various shifts patterns - including night shifts - and working in partnership with RMS clients.

This role brings the potential to build a permanent - and fun - career within retail. RMS takes pride in promoting internally and making sure all colleagues have the opportunity to develop to their full potential.

What does the role involve?

You'll be working in a retail environment, based on the shop floor.

If successful, you will be expected to work away from home on an ongoing basis - all of your accommodation will be booked in advance, and your mileage will be reimbursed.

You'll be de-merchandising specific areas, re-merchandising them and making sure products are displayed according to plan.

You'll be responsible for replenishing stock levels, moving items from warehouses and stockrooms as and when required

What experience do I need?

If you've got experience of working in a fast paced environment or a retail environment, that's great but not essential

You'll also need:

  • A keen eye for detail to make sure every part of the store is merchandised to a high standard.
  • A proactive and can do attitude.
  • Basic IT skills and will be able to use e-mail.
  • Confidence when communicating with colleagues, management and customers.
  • The ability to follow policy and procedures.
  • To be physically fit as this role will require some manual handling.

You'll also be able to stand for long periods of time.

Sounds good - is there anything else I need to know?

To apply for this role, you will need to have a valid UK driving license with your own vehicle, which you will be willing to use for work purposes.

You'll be willing to travel and work 12-hour night shifts - this is essential.

Great - how do I apply?

You'll need to send a copy of your CV and covering letter to: Christine Inch Got a question?

Just give us a call.

Due to the volume of applicants for this position, we are unable to respond to all individual applicants. If your application has been successful, you will receive a response from us within 10 working days.

Acorn is an equal opportunities employer, and welcomes and encourages applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Required skills

  • Retail Assistant / Merchandiser

Reference: 36096725

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