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Retail Assistant

The Allotment, 3-4 Greyfriars Bridge, Coleham, Shrewsbury, SY3 7DS

Job Type

Part Time


Starting from £11.50per hour depending on experience

About the Company

The Allotment is a family run green grocers & produce store based in the lovely & vibrant community of Coleham, just on the outskirts of Shrewsbury Town Centre, priding ourselves in offering high quality products at fair prices with a focus on environmentally friendly goods. We constantly work together with our team to maintain high levels of customer service and focus on providing the best shopping experience possible.

Now in our 5th year of business we are looking to grow our team by adding a part-time retail assistant with a customer focused mindset & passion for the products we sell. We are looking for a hardworking, driven individual preferably with previous experience in a similar role.

About the Role

Duties to include:

•Opening & closing the store
•Welcoming customers to the store & demonstrating a strong product knowledge
•Ensuring the store is kept clean & tidy at all times maintaining all relevant paperwork
•Placing necessary orders with our trusted suppliers
•Ensuring deliveries are unpacked, labelled and displayed in an efficient manner
•Offering a fast & friendly service at the tills

Desired skills for the role:

•Experience of working in a similar role preferred
•Excellent communication skills and ability to work well both individually & as a team
•Basic IT skills to be able to use the store till system
•A friendly, positive, hard working approach to work:

Employee Benefits

•Discounts for yourself, family & friends at both our shops - House Coffee Co & The Allotment
•Company Pension

Working Hours available:

Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 5pm

TOTAL 18hrs per week plus holiday cover as and when required

Please click below to apply by sending over your CV and cover letter via email

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