Retail Customer Assistant (NSABA3011/JW-J002387)

Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
£14,983 per annum
Closing date:
5 PM, Saturday 30 November 2019
Are you friendly, outgoing and committed to providing an outstanding level of customer service? Want to work in an exciting, fast-paced environment and enhance your experience with a successful charity? If so, read on.

We are an innovative charity that focuses on inspiring people to give the gift of voluntary service to support the NHS and older people at home and in the community. We are now looking for a Retail Customer Assistant to join our friendly team.

Within a welcoming and team-focused environment, you will have the chance to undertake great training and make a positive difference to the hospital’s visitors, staff and patients.

As a Retail Customer Assistant, you’ll provide a high level of service to customers at our busy shop and café in Western General Hospital.

Within a fast-paced environment, you will:
  • Operate the till and undertake cash reconciliation tasks
  • Handle deliveries
  • Ensure that the café and shop are well-presented
  • Help to prepare food and beverages
  • Receive stock orders and put them into the EPOS system
Interested? To be considered, you’ll need excellent customer service skills.

Self-motivated and organised, as a Retail Customer Assistant, you’ll have superb communication skills. You’ll also be friendly and personable with a caring, sensitive approach to customers and volunteers.

Experience gained within a similar retail environment would be beneficial to your application, as would knowledge of EPOS systems. Knowledge or experience of general administrative processes would also be advantageous, as would proficiency in industry standard IT systems (MS Office, email and the internet).

This is a full time role, working 35 hours per week, five days out of seven.

The closing date for applications is 30 November 2019 with interviews to be held on 1 December. The interviews will be held at Western General Hospital.

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