Gethin Woods, Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales

We are hiring - Bike Shop Assistant

Posted on 2019-11-26 in

BikePark Wales are on the lookout for a Bike Shop Retail Assistant. If you share our passion for Mountain Biking, the Bike Community and want to work right at the trail head we’d like to hear from you. With the UK’s best selection of trails, an amazing shop stocking the best brands in the business and a fantastic team of people, BikePark Wales is the best place to work for anyone who lives for Mountain Biking.

We are looking for the right person to compliment our existing team with enthusiasm and a passion for all things Bike related to help deliver exceptional customer service, product knowledge and good times in our Bike Shop.

The position will be Full-time, 40 hours per week, spread across five days, including Weekend work and will be based at BikePark Wales. The Retail Assistant will report to the Bike Shop Manager and Bike Shop Supervisor. Responsibilities will include:

Key Attributes:

-Daily Retail services, handling Customer queries.

-Maintaining a high level of shop provision and appearance.

-Be an approachable source of information, be it bikes or related goods, including merits of     different products.

-Responsible for stocking shelves, and reporting of stock required.

-Maintain a level of knowledge of trends and new technologies in the industry to assist customers in making a purchase.

-Keeping the shop looking tip top and tidy-monitoring trends in sales and popular items.

Desirable Attributes:

-Good work ethic, honesty and reliability.

-Mechanical experience.

-Friendly and engaging personality, comfortable with working with members of the public.

-Understanding of Mountain Biking equipment and brands, previous Bike Retail experience.

-Knowledge of Electronic Point of Sale Systems.

-Experience of cash handling.

-Welsh Speaker

What we can offer you in return

- A fun, friendly working environment.

- Exciting staff perks package including free entry to the trails and uplift service.

- 50% off food in the cafe and discount in the bike department.

- 20 days holiday.

- A chance to be a major part of building something special

Note: The details contained in this Job Description summarise the main expectations of the role but it should be understood that the nature of individual roles will evolve and change as the service develops and grows. Consequently, BikePark Wales will review and revise this Job Description as required in consultation with post holders.

A full job description is available on request.

If you think you are what we’re looking for get in touch!

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