Center Parcs

Retail Assistant - Bedford

Recruiter
Location
Woburn Forest Village, Bedfordshire
Salary
£7.20 per hour
Posted
11 Oct 2016
Closes
23 Nov 2016
Ref
924389251
Job Type
Full Time
We're a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment.
Join the UK's number one short break destination. We are proud to have more than 7,000 team members across five Center Parcs Villages and Head Office, working to create memorable experiences for families in beautiful forest locations.
ABOUT US
Our Retail Department play a key role in ensuring our guests stay is as enjoyable as possible and to assist us in that aim, we now seek motivated individuals to join our team. Our retail outlets include the Parc Market, which stocks over 2,500 lines and is where guests buy their daily groceries; Refresh, where snacks and drinks can be bought; Treats, for those with a sweet tooth and our Nature Centre Shop, which caters for gifts and wildlife products.
ABOUT THE BENEFITS
  • Annual profit share/management bonus
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets
ABOUT THE ROLE
We are looking for a Retail Assistant with a passion for delivering excellent customer service to join our team. Based in ParcMarket, our village supermarket, your duties will involve all aspects of retail from serving customers on the checkouts and handling payments to replenishing stock ensuring that all goods are attractively displayed.
You will actively listen and look for opportunities to ensure the guests' requirements are always met and naturally seek out opportunities to exceed their expectations.
HOURS OF WORK
You will be contracted to work 150 hours per 4 week period on a flexible basis. This means your days and hours of work could vary each week. Shifts will include early mornings, evenings, weekends and some public/bank holidays. The retail team operates between the hours of 6am and 9.30pm
ABOUT YOU
The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a guest facing role, have excellent communication skills and be comfortable working independently or as part of a team. You will be confident taking ownership of guest queries or issues, ensuring that they are served in a friendly and efficient manner.
Desirable requirements:
  • Previous experience working in retail would be desirable
Closing date: 22 November 2016
Interviews to be held week commencing 28 November 2016