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Whether your're looking for an exciting new career or want to develop and grow with your respected field we have a wide range of opportunities across our business.

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Job Title
Kitchen Lead Taker
Location
Bedminster
Salary
£18,000 OTE

We are currently recruitng for a fullt ime Lead Taker to join our Kitchen Showroom full time

What are we looking for?

We're looking for someone who is enthusiastic, confident, friendly and eager to make money whilst working in a retail sales environment.
You'll have previous retail and/or sales experience and high levels of customer service skills.

What will you be doing?


Working in the showroom you will be the first point of contact for customers and therefore confident in approaching people, you will be eager to introduce them to our fantastic kitchen displays and guide them to finding their dream kitchen using your product knowledge and excellent communication skills.

You will make a positive impression that will lead to the customer meeting our Kitchen Designers to complete the purchase.
You will liaise with your fellow team to ensure the customer receives an excellent, timely service all whilst earning uncapped commission and working in a bustling, engaging environment.

You will also be available to work 37.5 hours per week on a mixed weekday/evening/weekend rota to maximise the departments sales and your earnings.

Other duties include:

  • Selling the 'take away' products
  • Arranging an in store or at home customer appointment with a Sales Consultant who will design the kitchen
  • Contacting customers following marketing campaigns
  • Ensuring the showroom is presentable and at it's best at all times
  • Ensuring stock & price accuracy
  • Supporting Sales Consultants with administrative tasks

In return we offer:

  • Basic monthly salary plus -
  • Generous uncapped sales commission
  • 30+ days holiday allowance
  • Staff discount to use in any of our stores or hotel & leisure resort
  • Uniform provided
  • Free Parking
  • Full, ongoing training provided, including regular visits to or from suppliers to ensure you have all the knowledge you need in order to succeed
  • Great career development opportunities

Interested? To apply click on the link below: http://www.applythis.net/?a=9137969A9.0  

Job Title
Senior Information Desk Assistant
Location
Melksham
Salary
£7.70 per hour

We are currently recruiting for Senior Information Desk Assistants at our Melksham store.

Working as part of the retail team, you will contribute to the general running of the department and information desk by implementing the Company’s customer care, administrative and stock procedures to a high standard.

Your main tasks will involve:

  • Ensure all customers approaching the information desk are acknowledged and provided with attentive and courteous service
  • Ensure payment transactions including cash, debit and credit cards are processed efficiently in a polite and courteous manner
  • Manage the distribution of till floats at the beginning and end of the trading day.
  • Manage the cashing up and end of day banking procedures
  • Resolve all customer complaints in a swift and professional manner
  • Answer the telephone in a polite, courteous manner and direct calls as required
  • Processing of Insurance mandates in accordance with company procedure

For this role, it is essential that the right candidate:

  • Previous retail & customer service experience is essential
  • Previous experience handling cash and payment transactions
  • Experience in dealing with customer queries and complaints to a high standard
  • Well presented, confident, with a positive can do attitude

This is a varied, demanding role that requires excellent customer service skills

The successful candidates will be available to work a minimum of 30 hours per week on a weekly rota which may include evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.

In return for your skills we offer competitive salaries and benefits that include;

  • 30+ days holiday allowance (pro-rota)
  • 20% staff discount across our retail and lesiure group
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Uniform provided

Interested? To apply click the link below:

http://www.applythis.net/?a=613DEA956.0

Job Title
E-commerce Buyers Assistant
Location
Pontylcun
Salary
£14,820

We have a fantastic opportunity for a full time Buyers Assistant to work in our Web team at Head Office

Working within the web team to deliver sales growth, you will assist the team in improving the customer shopping experience and improving the quality of information available online.

Your main responsibility will be to provide admin support for the On-line Buying Function by:

  • Managing and maintaining Categories on our webiste, esnuring a pleasant customer journey at all times
  • Creating new Categories on our website, in line with trends and seasonal prodicts as well as social media and marketing campaigns
  • Manage information and product listings on the Amazon marketplace
  • Nurture and develop relartionships with key affiliates to help drive sales and ensure online sales growth
  • Review the website and report any anomalies
  • Liaise with and work alongside the Buying, Marketing and IT teams

For this role we're looking for:

  • An extensive background in retail, commercial or merchandising within a large organisation is essential
  • Basic commercial and e-commerce awareness, and passionate about improving and maintaining the on-line shopping experience for customers.
  • Enthusiastic, regular web users who are experienced in using websites, Excel and Email in the work place
  • Able to meet deadlines and work in a busy team within an office environment
  • Confident speaking with suppliers over the phone and email
  • Experience of the Magento platform is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided

In return we offer:

  • 21 days + bank holiday allowance per annum
  • 20% staff discount across our stores and discount at our Hotel & Leisure Resort
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Relaxed, friendly open office environment

The successful candidate will be available to work 37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday

 

Interested? To apply click on the link below:

http://www.applythis.net/?a=413CEDAE4.0 

Job Title
Sales Advisor - Building Trade and Yard
Location
Llantrisant
Salary
£4.50 - £7.55 per hour

We are currently recruiting for a full time Building Trade and Yard Sales Advisor

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Improving sales by delivering excellent customer service to local builders;tradesmen, and DIY enthusiasts
  • Receiving deliveries, unloading and loading store delivery trucks and customer vehicles.
  • Manual handling and moving building stock
  • Serving customers, dealing with enquiries and offering advice on the trade counter and the yard area
  • Making occasional, ad-hoc deliveries to customers in the nearby area during busy periods
  • Co-ordinating appropriate paperwork for sales and deliveries
  • Assist with the display of stock
  • Keeping the allocated area safe, clean and tidy

For this role, we're looking for:

  • Unexpired, full,clean,UK /EEA or Swiss driving licence is essential
  • Counter balance and Reach Fork Lift qualification preferred
  • Previouse experince working in retail is preferred
  • Good level of knowledge and understanding of the home improvements, building industry
  • Ability to work well within a team in a busy retail environment

The successful candidate must be available to work 37.5 hours per week 5/ 7 days, which may include Bank Holidays and Weekends

In return we offer:

  • 30+ days holiday allowance plus Bank Holidays per year
  • Up to 20% staff discount across our Retail and Leisure groups
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Uniform provided
  • Great career development opportunities

Interested? To apply click on the link below:

http://www.applythis.net/?a=013AC34A0.0 

 

Job Title
Retail Sales Advisor
Location
Llantrisant
Salary
£4.50 - £7.55 ph

Are you motivated and customer focused? If so we have an ideal vacancy for you which requires skills in customer care.

Are you motivated and customer focused? If so we have an ideal vacancy for you which requires skills and experience in customer care.

Working as part of the store retail team in one of our departments; home accessories, DIY and decorating, lighting, garden living or sports we are looking to expand our number of sales advisor's who will contribute to the general running and success of the department. Our departments feature our fantastic own Brand Casa alongside well known brands such as Le Cruset, Cath Kitson, Radley, Dulux and Kettler. 

By implementing excellent customer service and care, assisting with stock procedures and ensuring the department is presentable and staffed at all times your duties will be varied and include:

  • Ensuring all customers are acknowledged and provided with attentive and courteous service at all times
  • Merchandising the department, managing stock levels and department promotions
  • Processing special orders for customers when required
  • Maintaining a high standard of product knowledge
  • Serving customers at the tills and providing a positive and memorable experience

Previous customer service & retail experience is desirable. The successful candidate will be able to show enthusiasm and passion for retail, particularly the products and ranges Leekes has to offer.

In return we offer an excellent basic salary and staff benefits including:

  • Up to 33 days holiday allowance
  • 20% staff discount across our Retail and Leisure Groups
  • Uniform provided
  • Contributory pension
  • Free parking
  • Career development and progression

Interested? To apply please send a CV and cover letter to careers.llantrisant@leekes.co.uk

Job Title
Conservatory Design and Sales Consultant
Location
M4 Corridor
Salary
OTE £65,000

We have an exciting opportunity for a Conservatory and Sales Consultant to join our team

If you are looking for the opportunity to work alongside a business that has won awards for it's outstanding product range, offers exceptional sales support and has a reputation for delivering outstanding customer service then this could be the ideal role for you?

We are looking for a full time Sales Consultant to join our South Wales team, based around the M4 corridor you will be an experienced sales proffesional working in the conservatory market.

We will provide you with sales leads from our showrooms, enabling you to visit our customers in their homes and design their new windows and conservatories. At Leekes, we do not have a culture of high pressure sales and we allow our product, pricing and professional Design and Sales Consultants to close the deals.

This is a self employed position with uncapped commission and great earning potential

Interested? If your CV details experience of sales excellence then we would love to hear from you. To apply click on the link below:

http://www.applythis.net/?a=913781009.0

Job Title
Warehouse Operative
Location
Crosshands
Salary
£4.50 - £7.55

Due to high business levels we are recruiting for a Warehouse Operative to at our Crosshands Store.

This is a full time, permanent role working 37.5 hours per week in the Crosshands store warehouse.

Working as part of an experienced team your duties will include receiving, booking in, the safe storage
and the distribution of goods, ensuring that all documentation is accurate, whilst maintaining a safe
working environment at all times.

What are we looking for?....

  • Experience of working in a warehouse environement
  • Counter balance & Reach Fork lift qualification desirable
  • Ability to work in a busy team environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Physical ability to manually handle loads onto and off delivery vehicles

The role includes:

  • Assist in the safe loading and unloading of vehicles
  • Ensure goods are received into the warehouse, with the correct documentation attached and
    the booking in process completed in line with company procedures
  • Carry out stock taking and stock checks procedures as required and in line with company’s procedures
  • Maintain good housekeeping procedures in the warehouse and it's surrounding area

In return we offer:

  • 30+ allowance plus bank holidays
  • 20% staff discount to use in our stores and at The Vale Resort
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Uniform and PPE provided

Interested? To apply click on the link below:

http://www.applythis.net/?a=8135CCE98.0

Job Title
Retail Lead Taker - CWD
Location
Crosshands
Salary
£4.50 - £7.55 per hour plus commission

Come join our sales team at our Crosshands store...

Do you have passion for retail and home interior? Do you have retail and customer service experience? For the right person this a flourishing career in one of the UK's leading retailers. Customer satisfaction is a priority, the product range is outstanding and competitively priced and sales commission is there to be made so if you are interested in joining a successful, family run company read on...  

What are we looking for?

  • We're looking for someone who is enthusiastic, confident, friendly and eager to make money whilst working in a retail sales environment.
  • You'll have previous retail and/or sales experience and high levels of customer service skills.
  • You'll be confident in approaching customers and have a can do attitude, being presentable and professional at all times

If you can demonstrate all of these qualities we'd love to hear from you

What will you be doing?

Working in the showroom you will be the first point of contact for customers and therefore confident in approaching people, you will be eager to introduce them to our fantastic conservatory, window and door displays and guide them to finding their ideal product using your product knowledge and excellent communication skills. You will make a positive impression that will lead to the customer meeting our Kitchen Designers to complete the purchase.
You will liaise with your fellow team to ensure the customer receives an excellent, timely service all whilst earning uncapped commission and working in a bustling, engaging environment.

You will also be available to work 16 hours per week on a mixed weekday/evening/weekend rota to maximise the departments sales and your earnings.

Other duties include:

  • Selling the 'take away' products
  • Arranging an in store or at home customer appointment with a Sales Consultant who will design their conservatory
  • Contacting customers following marketing campaigns
  • Ensuring the showroom is presentable and at it's best at all times

In return we offer:

  • Basic monthly salary plus -
  • Generous uncapped sales commission
  • Holiday Commission
  • 30+ days holiday allowance
  • Staff discount to use in any of our stores and at The Vale Resort
  • Full business attire/uniform provided
  • Free Parking
  • Full, on-going training provided, including regular visits to or from suppliers to ensure you have all the knowledge you need in order to succeed
  • Great career development opportunities

Interested?  To apply, please forward a current CV along with a covering letter to careers.crosshands@leekes.co.uk  

Job Title
Warehouse & Delivery Assistant - Part Time
Location
Coventry
Salary
£4.50 - £7.55 per hour

We are currently recruiting for a Warehouse Operative to join our team part time

We currently have a vacancy for a competent Warehouse Operative & Delivery Driver to join our Warehouse team in the Coventry store.

This is a part time, permanent role working 20 hours per week

What are we looking for?

We're looking for someone who is hard working and motivated, you will be able to work in a busy team environment and be physically able to manoeuvre heavy loads such as sofa's, fridges and bed frames onto and off delivery vehicles. The occasional need to drive a sprinter van (up to 3.5 tonnes) to deliver goods to customers homes will also be required and so an unexpired driving license is essential for this role.

What will you be doing?

  • Assist in the safe loading and unloading of products
  • Ensure goods are received into the store from central warehouse, stores and supplier with the correct documentation attached and the booking in process completed
  • Ensure goods are visually inspected and any damaged goods rejected and the paperwork completed
  • Ensure that goods are neatly stored in the correct location and labelled to minimise damage and where appropriate rotated to minimise stock deterioration
  • Ad-hoc Deliveries of goods to customers in the nearby area using a company sprinter vehicle


In return we offer:

  • 30+ days holiday allowance (pro-rota)
  • Staff discount across all of our stores and Leisure Resort
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Uniform and PPE provided
  • Excellent career development opportunities

Interested? To apply click on the link below

http://www.applythis.net/?a=5135C1B95.0

Job Title
Bathroom Sales Consultant
Location
Bilston
Salary
OTE £22,000 - £25,000 per annum

We are currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced Bathroom Sales Consultant to join our team at the Leekes of Bilston Store.

If you enjoy working in a fast paced sales driven environment where customer service is the top priority and the product range is outstanding then this could be the role for you.

Your duties will be varied and will include:

  • Building a rapport with the customer to design the bathroom of their choice
  • Planning the bathroom using our 20/20 design system
  • Maximising sales opportunities

Above all, you must be able to demonstrate:

The ability and personal commitment to provide excellent customer service throughout the sales process
An enjoyment in sales and flexibility with a willingness to contribute to the Store’s overall success

The successful candidate will be available to work fullt ime on a weekly rota, including Weekends and Bank Holidays.

In return for your skills we offer:

  • Up to 33 days holiday
  • Basic salary plus a generous sales commission
  • Holiday Commission
  • Up to 20% Staff Discount across the retail and leisure groups
  • A contributory pension scheme

Interested?  To apply click on the link below

http://www.applythis.net/?a=31353E203.0

Job Title
Retail Sales Advisors
Location
Coventry
Salary
£4.50 - £7.55 per hour

We currently have full time and part time sales advisor roles in our Coventry store.

Are you motivated and customer focused? If so we have an ideal vacancy for you which requires skills and experience in customer care.

Working as part of the store retail team in one of our departments; home accessories, DIY and decorating, lighting, garden living or sports we are looking to expand our number of sales advisor's who will contribute to the general running and success of the department. Our departments feature our fantastic own Brand Casa alongside well known brands such as Le Cruset, Cath Kitson, Radley, Dulux and Kettler. 

By implementing excellent customer service and care, assisting with stock procedures and ensuring the department is presentable and staffed at all times your duties will be varied and include:

  • Ensuring all customers are acknowledged and provided with attentive and courteous service at all times
  • Merchandising the department, managing stock levels and department promotions
  • Processing special orders for customers when required
  • Maintaining a high standard of product knowledge
  • Serving customers at the tills and providing a positive and memorable experience

Previous customer service experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided. The successful candidate will be able to show enthusiasm and passion for retail, particularly the products and ranges Leeks has to offer.

In return we offer an excellent basic salary and staff benefits including:

  • Up to 33 days holiday allowance
  • 20% staff discount across our Retail and Leisure Groups
  • Uniform provided
  • Contributory pension
  • Free parking
  • Career development and progression

Interested? To apply click on the link below

http://www.applythis.net/?a=0135C4500.0


http://www.applythis.net/?a=0135C4500.0

Job Title
Kitchen Sales Consultant
Location
Coventry
Salary
OTE £25,000 - £30,000 per annum

We are currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced Kitchen Sales Consultant to join our team at the Leekes of Coventry Store.

If you enjoy working in a fast paced sales driven environment where customer service is the top priority and the product range is outstanding  you will be a perfect fit to join our team of sales consultants on our Kitchen Department.

Selling from a recently refurbished department which has over 50 kitchen displays of the highest specification, and offers a full installation service you will be responsible for driving sales in addition too:

  • Promoting the features and benefits of the kitchens on display
  • Planning and designing the kitchens layout using a computer based design package.
  • Maximising sales opportunities
  • Ensuring customers receive the highest standards of service

Whilst training will be offered on internal systems a strong knowledge of the kitchen industry, the ability plan high specification kitchens and use a design planning system are essential

Above all, you must be able to demonstrate;

  • A genuine flair and enthusiasm for working within retail and have an interest in the product
  • Be committed to providing excellent customer service
  • The ability build customer rapport and close sales

 The successful candidate must be willing to work a minimum of 37.5 hours a week including Saturdays and Sundays on a rota basis. Some late night working - until 8.00pm - is required.

In return we offer an excellent salary and benefits package including a generous commission scheme, staff discount and holiday commission.

Interested? To apply click the link below:

http://www.applythis.net/?a=313285D53.0

Job Title
Conservatory Installation and Base Fitting Teams
Location
Melksham and the surrounding areas
Salary
Sub Contracted

Due to high business levels we are looking to take on Conservatory Installation & Base Fitting Teams

We have a great opportunity due to planned growth for experienced Conservatory and Base fitting teams.to work in the Melksham area

Work is provided on a sub-contract basis and previous installation experience is essential , as is a smart approach, with the ability to provide exceptional customer service.

This is a self employed role and we offer consistent levels of work with prompt payment.
Company vehicle is also provided including fuel

 

 
 

If you want unlimited work, an opportunity to earn good money and to be part of a successful team please provide a brief employment & experience history and send for the attention of Gareth to gshort@leekes.co.uk

Job Title
Bathroom Sales Consultant
Location
Coventry
Salary
OTE £22,000

We are currently recruiting for an experienced and enthusiastic Bathroom Sales Consultant to join our team full time

If you enjoy working in a sales focused environment where customer service is a top priority and the product range is outstanding and competitively priced, you will want to join our team of enthusiastic team of Bathroom Sales Consultants.

Our fantastic showroom has approximately 50 stunning Bathroom displays including brands such as Heritage, Jacuzzi & Daryl and due to exceptional customer interest we require an experienced Bathroom Sales Consultant to join our team and drive sales.

Your duties will be varied and include:

  • Building a rapport with the customer to design the bathroom of their choice
  • Planning the bathroom using our 20/20 design system
  • Driving sales

The successful candidate must be willing to work 40 hours per week. In return we offer an excellent remuneration package including;

  • Generous sales commission
  • Holiday Commission
  • 30+ days holiday per annum
  • Up to 20% discount across the Leekes Retail & Leisure group
  • Uniform provided
  • Free Parking

Interested? To apply please forward a current CV along with a covering letter to careers.coventry@leekes.co.uk

Job Title
Carpet Sales Consultant
Location
Coventry
Salary
OTE £22,000

We are currently recruiting for an experienced and enthusiastic Carpet Sales Consultant to join our Team full time.

If you enjoy working in a sales focused environment where customer service is a top priority and the product range is outstanding and competitively priced, you will want to join our team of enthusiastic team of Carpet Sales Consultants.

Our showroom features modern and contemporary styles from brands such as Axminster and Britons as well as our own Casa range – plus vinyl, laminate and wood flooring.

Your duties will include:

  • Providing customers with detailed and accurate product information identifying the features and benefits of the product
  • Providing price quotations and estimates
  • Driving sales

The successful candidate must be willing to work 40 hours per week. In return we offer an excellent remuneration package including;

  • Generous sales commission 
  • Holiday Commission
  • 29 days holiday per annum
  • Up to 20% discount after qualifying period.

Interested? To apply click the link below:

http://www.applythis.net/?a=4136AB284.0


Job Title
Conservatory & Window Fitting, Installation and Base Teams
Location
Llantrisant & the surrounding areas
Salary
Self-employed

Due to high business levels we are looking to for experienced conservatory installation and base teams as well as window & door fitting teams to work in Llantrisant and the surrounding areas.

We are currently looking to expand our installer network of self employed conservatory and glazing installation teams.

Work is provided on a sub-contracted basis and previous installation experience is essential, as is a smart approach and the ability to provide exceptional customer service.

This is a self employed role, although we offer consistent levels of work with prompt weekly payment. We also provide a company vehicle.

For more information, please contact Gareth at gshort@leekes.co.uk

Job Title
HGV Delivery Driver
Location
Melksham
Salary
£20,207 - £21,957

We are currently recruitng for an experienced HGV Level 2 Multi-drop Delivery Driver to work out of Melsham Store.

We are recruiting for a full time Customer Delivery HGV Level 2 Driver to work out of our of Melksham Store.
Job Type: full time, permanent
Hours: 42.5 hrs per week Tuesday - Saturday

What are we looking for?

A valid HGV licence is essential for this role as well as a pleasant and well presented individual who likes working in a team and has previous HGV delivery experience. This role also requires the unloading and setting down of furniture items to customers homes so a requirement to be physically fit and able to carry out manual handling duties is also essential.

Working in 2 person team you will be responsible for multi drop delivery of various home ware items to customers homes within Melksham and the surrounding area.

It will include:

  • Delivering products to customers homes in a professional and safe mannor
  • Daily vehicle checks on the safety of the vehicle
  • Providing excellent customer care when delivering
  • Adhering to road safety at all times
  • Ensuring all goods are loaded and unloaded in a safe working manner

Please note that on offer of employment, the successful candidate will be required to complete a basic DBS check.

In return we offer:

  • 30+ days holiday allowance
  • A contributory pension
  • Staff discount across our stores and leisure group
  • Full uniform provided
  • Performance related bonus

Interested? To apply click the link below

http://www.applythis.net/?a=813BC2428.0

 

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