Part Time Sales Assistant

City Centre
Contract type
1084 days ago


Job title: Part Time Sales Assistant.
Reporting to the Shop Manager.

Location of employment: Thistle News, 32 Holburn Street, Aberdeen, AB10 6BT.
Employer: Lewis Paterson Aberdeen Ltd.

Job Summary: Part time shifts available, at small convenience store in centre of town. To process customer payments, assist customers with general enquiries, stocking of shelves, maintain a clean shop environment, some shifts involve, to open and prepare the shop for the day and to close the shop at night. Shifts will involve working alone for extensive periods of time.

Duties to include the following:
Till duties.
Processing Credit and Debit Card Payments.
Processing Lottery Sales and Payouts.
Stocking shelves.
Sale of Alcohol and Tobacco products.
General cleaning of shop floor and fixtures.
Preparation of hot drinks.
Recording of fridge and freezer temperatures.
Recording of news paper and magazine returns.
Cashing up of till register.
Setting shop alarm and locking up.

Hours: Various shifts are available. Please state the shifts you are available to work and the total number of hours you roughly wish to work. Available shifts are shown at end of the ad.


The ideal candidate should be outgoing and be able to display a high level of customer service and rapport. They should have the ability to work alone for extended periods of time, be punctual.
The ability to think on the spot and use common sense to deal with any small problems, as well as a willingness to take on a high degree of responsibility is essential. Previous retail experience, especially involving the sale of alcohol and other age restricted products of is desirable.

Education: The candidate should possess at least one Scottish Higher award or equivalent.

To apply for this position please send a CV with reply. Please indicate if you would like a response if you are unsuccessfully for interview.

Monday: 6pm-10pm
Tuesday: 8am-3.30pm
Thursday: 8am-3.30pm and 6pm-10pm
Friday: 6pm-10pm
Saturday: 6am-11am and 11am-5pm
Sunday: 11am-5pm

Ad ID: 101955857