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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
Retail Sales Assistants
Location
Melksham
Salary
£4.50 - £7.55 per hour

We are currently recruitng for full time and part time sales advisors to work in our Melksham Store.

Working as part of a team, you will contribute to the general running of the department by implementing the Company's customer care and stock procedures to a high standard at all times.

Your duties will be varied and will 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 as and when required
  • Maintaining a high standard of departmental product knowledge.

For this role we're looking for:

  • Previous retail/ customer service expereince is essential
  • Sales driven and able to work as part of a team
  • Passionate about delivering a high standard of service
  • Well presented, confident, with a positive can do attitude
  • A keen eye for detail, highly organised and motivated


The successful candidates will be available to work up to a maximum of 37.5 hours a week on a rota basis, including Weekends and Bank Holidays.

In return for your skills we offer a competitive benefits package including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Up to 33 days holiday allowance (pro-rota)
  • 20% staff discount across the retail and leisure groups
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Uniform
  • Free parking

Interested? Then we would love to hear from you. Please forward a current CV and covering letter to Jon along with your availability to careers.melksham@leekes.co.uk

Job Title
Interior Design Sales Consultant
Location
Cross Hands
Salary
OTE £22,000+

We are recruiting for an experienced and enthusiastic Interior Design Sales Consultant to join our team.

If you have a passion for home interior, such as creating colour schemes, customising friends or families rooms and have a natural flare for design and are looking for a fantastic, rewarding career we want to hear from you. We have a fantastic opportunity for a Home Interior Design & Sales Consultant to join the team at Cross Hands.

Our store offers “everything you need for your home under one roof” – beautiful upholstery, dining furniture, carpets, bedrooms, kitchens, bathrooms, custom made curtains, wall dressings and a stunning range of accessories for every room in the home.

Working as a key member of the operations team you will offer the customer guidance with design schemes and product selection. Using your creativity and flair to inspire and incorporate a variety of products from across the store departments and completing the sale with the customer.

What are we looking for?

  • A design related qualification or
  • A proven track record in interior design
  • An awareness of current market trends in home interior, fashion and textiles,
  • A can do approach, be motivated, full of fresh ideas and passionate about design

Duties will be varied and will include;

  • Developing a core customer base by following up sales leads across the store
  • Developing initial ideas and concepts from the customer to produce a design brief and mood boards to fit within the customer’s budget
  • Demonstrate extensive knowledge of product ranges from across the store promoting the features and benefits of the products, up and link selling where appropriate
  • Manage the interior design project showing flair and creativity, and co-ordinate deliveries of merchandise to the customer homes where relevant

In return for working 37.5 hours per week, to include weekends, we can offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • Generous uncapped sales commission
  • Holiday commission
  • Up to 33 days holiday
  • Staff discount in our stores and The Vale Resort
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Fantastic career development opportunities and a chance to grow your skills working in an experienced and passionate team

 

 

As part of the interview process candidates will be asked to prepare material to empathise their creativity and design capability, as well as answering questions based on previous retail sales experience.

Interested? then we would love to hear from you!

To apply, please forward a cover letter word document explaining your above capabilities & experience along with your current CV to careers.crosshands@leekes.co.uk

Job Title
Department Manager - Home Installations
Location
Llantrisant
Salary
OTE 28 - 32K

Are you sales focused with previous management experience in a retail or installation industry? Than we may have the ideal role for you...

We are looking for a highly motivated, commercially focused retail manager with excellent people management and retail skills.

Working as part of the senior store management team, the Business Unit Manager will contribute to the general running of the Llantrisant store, assuming responsibilities for Kitchens including Furniture & Appliances, Bathrooms, Tiles and Windows, Doors & Conservatories and Conservatory Blinds.

The Role

  • Driving individual sales performance, including the selling of ad-ons
  • Developing and establishing the “brand” within the area by ensuring your team deliver high standards of customer care that will delight our customers
  • Controlling departmental costs ,including salary budgets and stock losses
  • Support and encourage staff training and ongoing development
  • Work with department managers/supervisors and the Store Manager to create a fantastic experience for customers and a positive work environment for staff by following company processes and guide lines


The Person

  • Retail experience gained within a fast paced, sales driven environment is essential
  • Experience of running a department or section etc.. including managing staff is essential
  • Able to demonstrate a strong knowledge of the home installation industry
  • Highly motivated, highly organised and results driven
  • Well presented and confident with a positive, can do attitude

The Rewards

As a fast growing, privately owned business we can offer great job satisfaction, an opportunity for you to make a real difference to the business and great career opportunities in a welcoming environment.

We offer an attractive salary and benefits package including:

  • Up to 33 days holiday allowance per annum
  • Bonus based on store and department performance
  • Up to 20% staff discount across the retail and leisure groups
  • A contributory pension scheme

Interested?

If you have the skills to succeed in this challenging role, please submit a covering letter and a copy of your CV along with your salary expectations.

Interested? Please forward a current CV and covering letter to careers@leekes.co.uk

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
Retail Lead Taker - CWD
Location
Cross Hands
Salary
OTE 18K

Come join our sales team at our Cross Hands 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 Designers and Consultants 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 OTE 18K
  • 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
Bedroom Sales Consultant
Location
Llantrisant
Salary
OTE £21,000

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

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 sales consultants.

Our Llantrisant Store is home to a fantastic bedroom department featuring a variety of bed ranges including Tempur, Hypnos and Sealy. The showroom is complimented with an extensive range of bedroom furniture including brands such as Kingstown, Notle and Wellemobel, as well as our own Casa range and we are looking for experienced sales consultants to join our team.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Passionate about delivering a high standard of service
  • Able to demonstrate proven selling skills
  • Highly motivated and able to work as part of a team.

In return for your skills we offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • Basic salary plus generous sales commission
  • Holiday commission
  • Up to 20% staff discount across the retail and leisure group
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Business attire provided

Interested?  To apply click on the link below: http://www.applythis.net/?a=01484B5D0.0

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 click the link below

http://www.applythis.net/?a=3146B23D3.0

Job Title
Carpet Fitters - sub contracted
Location
Llantrisant
Salary
self employed

Due to high business levels we are looking for experienced Carpet Fitters to join our Llantrisant team.

Work is provided on a sub-contract basis and previous fitting 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.

For more Information email: carpets.llantrisant@leekes.co.uk  

Job Title
HGV 2 Delivery Driver
Location
Bilston
Salary
£18,207 - £20,207 per annum

We are recruiting for an experienced HGV Class 2 Driver to work from our Bilston Store.

An opportunity has arisen for a HGV Level 2 Driver to work out of our Leekes of Bilston Store full time.

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 Bilston and the surrounding area.

It will include:

  • Delivering products to customers homes
  • 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.

Job Type: full time, permanent
Hours: 42.5 hrs per week Tuesday - Saturday

In return we offer:

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

Interested? To apply click on the link below:

http://www.applythis.net/?a=0142CCAA0.0

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
Lead Taker - Kitchens
Location
Melksham
Salary
OTE £17,000

We are currently recruting for a full time Kitchen Lead Taker at our Melksham branch.

We are currently recruiting for a Lead Taker to work in our kitchen showroom which features a over 40 fantastic kitchen displays from Rot Punkt, Omega and Symphony.


Your role will be varied and the successful applicant  will be required to:

  • Be the primary point of contact for customers visiting the showroom, engaging with the customer to promote the range of kitchens  to create a lead.
  • Liaise with the customer to arrange an in store or at home appointment with a sales consultant to design the kitchen
  • Selling the “Take Away” product such as kitchen tables and electrical    appliances                              
  • Contacting customers following marketing campaigns

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Sales driven and able to work as part of a team
  • Passionate about delivering a high standard of service
  • Previous selling skills are desirable

In return for your skills we offer a remuneration package that includes;

  • Up to 33 days holiday allowance (pro-rota)
  • 20% staff discount across the Retail & Leisure  group
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Full uniform provided
  • Free parking

Interested? To apply please forward a covering letter and current CV to careers.melksham@leekes.co.uk

Job Title
Furniture Sales Consultant
Location
Bilston
Salary
OTE £26,000

We are looking to recruit an experienced Sales Person to join our Team at the Leekes of Bilston Store.

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 Sales Consultants.

Our Bilston Store furniture department featuring upholstery and cabinet brands such as Stress less, Halo and G Plan as well as our own Casa range, offers modern, traditional and contemporary styles of living as well as featuring an extensive choice of over 50 ranges of furniture and 30 ranges of cabinet to choose from.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Passionate about delivering a high standards of service
  • Able to demonstrate proven selling skills
  • Understanding of meeting departmental KPIs
  • Highly motivated and able to work as part of a team.

In return for your skills we offer an excellent remuneration package including:

  • Generous sales commission
  • Up to 33 days holiday allowance
  • Up to 20% staff discount
  • Holiday Commission
  • Uniform provided
  • Free parking

Interested? Then we would love to hear from you. To apply please forward a covering letter along with a current CV to careers.bilston@leekes.co.uk

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
Maintenance Assistant
Location
Melksham
Salary
£8.37 per hour

We are currently recruiting for a part time Maintenance Assistant at our Melksham store.

Reporting to the Store Manager, you will undertake general maintenance and re-fit work within the Store safely and efficiently.

Your duties will be varied and include:

  • Helping to erect and move in-store displays
  • Basic carpentry, plumbing, tiling and decorating
  • General maintenance work
  • Adhering to Company Health & Safety practices at all times

The ideal candidate will have previous experience within a maintenance role, be able to work to tight timescales and have excellent communication skills.

In return for your skills we offer:

  • 30+ days annual leave pro rata
  • staff discount
  • contributory pension
  • uniform and tools provided

Interested? Then we would love to hear from you. Submit a CV to careers.melksham@leekes.co.uk

Job Title
Furniture Sales Consultant
Location
Cross Hands
Salary
OTE £32,000

We are looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Furniture Sales Consultant to join our team at the Crosshands Store.

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 sales consultants.

Our stunning furniture department featuring upholstery and cabinet brands such as Stress less, Halo and G Plan as well as our own Casa range, offers modern, traditional and contemporary styles of living as well as featuring an extensive choice of furntiure and cabinets to choose from.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Passionate about delivering a high standard of service
  • Able to demonstrate proven selling skills
  • Highly motivated and able to work as part of a team.

In return for your skills we offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • Generous sales commission
  • Holiday commission
  • Up to 20% staff discount across the group
  • Contributory pension scheme

Interested? Then we would love to hear from you. Please forward a current CV, covering letter and your salary expectation to careers.crosshands@leekes.co.uk

Job Title
Carpet Fitters - sub contracted
Location
Melksham
Salary
self employed - excellent rates of pay

Due to high business levels we are looking for experienced Carpet Fitters in the Melksham area

Work is provided on a sub-contract basis and previous fitting 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.

For more information contact lowri.adams@leekes.co.uk  

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

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