Sales Assistant – Omagh, Co. Tyrone

    Reference No:   SAOT0518
    Location:   43 Castle Street, Omagh, Co. Tyrone, BT78 1DD
    Duration:   Permanent, Part time
    Hours:   24 hours per week
    Published:   14 May 2018
    Closing Date:   4pm Thursday 31 May 2018

    The Sales Assistant is responsible for assisting in the day to day running of the SVP shop, maintaining standards and achieving sales through effective sales techniques and contributing to the sustainable profitability of the shop.

    The ideal candidate will possess the following;

    • Job holder should ideally be educated to GCSE level or equivalent.
    • Knowledge of the Society and of its mission and values.
    • Knowledge of needs and issues of the poor and disadvantaged.
    • Excellent customer service skills
    • At least 2 years retail experience ideally some of which will have been gained in the community / voluntary sector.
    • Experience of working with sales and profit targets
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal, in individual and group situations in a professional manner.
    • An ability to establish and foster excellent working relationships with many different people across different functions and locations.
    • Excellent organisation skills
    • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team.
    • A keen eye for visual merchandising and display
    If you meet these requirements and have the desire to join one of Ireland’s best known, trusted and respected not-for-profit organisations you can email your application form directly to or post your completed application and monitoring form to Anne Crossan, Regional Retail Services Manager, Society of St Vincent de Paul, 196-200 Antrim Rd, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT15 2AJ.

    It is compulsory to complete the monitoring form along with your application form available here.

    A full job description is available here.

    1. application form

    2. monitoring form

    3. full job description

    Please note CV’s will not be accepted.
    Appointment is subject to satisfactory references and Police Vetting. Canvassing will not be accepted and may lead to disqualification. Due to the large volume of applications we are not in the position to provide individual feedback to candidates who are not shortlisted for interview.

    SVP is an Equal Opportunities Employer

    How to Apply

    If you wish to apply, please download and complete the application form. CVs will not be accepted

    To apply for this job please email

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