Shop Assistant, Dundalk

    Reference No:   SADNE0917
    Location:   Dundalk, Co. Louth, North-East Region
    Duration:   Permanent
    Hours:   37.5 hours per week
    Published:   08 September 2017
    Closing Date:   4pm Monday 25 September 2017

    The purpose of the Sales Assistant role is to work in St. Vincent de Paul Charity Shop in Dundalk and in the sorting department as required, in order to maximise sales productivity and customer satisfaction levels by ensuring compliance with the society’s retail standards, current relevant legislation and SVP policy and ethos.

    The ideal candidate will possess the following;

    • Job holder should ideally be educated to leaving certificate standard
    • At least 1 year’s retail experience ideally some of which will have been gained in the community / voluntary sector
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • An ability to establish and foster excellent working relationships with many different people across different functions and locations
    • Excellent organisational skills
    • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team
    • Excellent customer service skills
    • A positive outlook with resilience and persistence in the face of barriers and setbacks.
    • An ability to display empathy, patience and a well-developed sense of humour.
    • Pleasant and helpful manner
    • Willingness to work in a flexible manner
    If you meet these requirements and have the desire to join one of Ireland’s best known, trusted and respected not-for-profit organisations please follow the directions below.

    Please note CV’s will not be accepted.

    Appointment is subject to satisfactory references and Garda 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


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