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Warehouse Sales Assistant

Nottingham, England - Explore location Sales & Commercial Part time

Job description



At IKEA, it is so much more than a job.

We are looking to welcome a Warehouse Sales Assistant in our fantastic & ever-growing team.

In the IKEA world, we call this position a Self Serve Co-worker Co-worker.

Expected Starting Date: 23rd July 2022

WHAT WE OFFER
• £10.10 basic hourly rate
• Living Wage Foundation Employer

• Part time: 12 hours with 3 out of 7 days & 3 out of 4 weekends | Shift availability between 8:00 am - 21:30 pm
• Part time: 16 hours with 4 out of 7 days & 3 out of 4 weekends | Shift availability between 8:00 am - 21:30 pm
• Part time: 12 hours with weekends only | Shift availability between 8:00 am - 21:30 pm

Due to Health & Safety regulations, applicants must be over the age of 18.

• Flexibility on availability to be discussed during interviews
• We offer permanent contracts, advanced scheduling & regular weekend off

WORKING WITH US HAS ITS REWARDS
Our co-workers bring unique ideas and talent to work every day and we offer a variety of benefits that suit their and their family's everyday needs.

• 15% co-worker discount & I-Benefits discount portal helping you save £100’s on High Street retailers
• Free & Confidential Employee Assistance Program and Wellbeing Portal
• X3 Life Assurance, enhanced statutory pension contributions & interest free loans
• Holidays Christmas Day
• Family Friendly policies & benefits
• Commitment to your development throughout your IKEA career, starting on your first day
• Free parking

WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO HAVE
You care about making a positive impact in the world. We are looking for proactive and energetic individuals, who are not afraid to work in a fast-paced, physically demanding environment. We are on the lookout for someone who has great communication skills, attention to detail and enables a successful shopping experience for our customers by ensuring that our products are in the right place at the right time.

Togetherness is one of the core values in the IKEA culture, we expect our candidates to be natural team players and problem solvers, this is especially true for our logistics department which is one of the most crucial parts to our stores!

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY
• You will play a key part in the ensuring a smooth customer shopping experience.
• You actively approach customers to identify their needs and advise them on the best solutions for their life at home through home furnishings
• You will be responsible to merchandise the shop floor ready for store opening.
• You will work with our internal systems to ensure that customers have accurate and full stock availability at all times.
• You will ensure a safe working environment for yourself, your co-workers, and our customers.
• We are looking for someone who has good IT skills & a customer service mindset.
• You should have a passion for home furnishing, ambition to grow within IKEA and to help develop others too.
• You support maximising sales by being proud of your areas of responsibility, ensuring the customer meets an area that is clean, well presented and easy to shop

WE CARE FOR THE PEOPLE
It takes the diversity of thought, background, and culture to make great ideas a reality. We welcome candidates from all walks of life to join us, where we feel valued for our uniqueness and recognised for our diverse talents.

RECRUITMENT PROCESS INFORMATION
If you have any special requirements during the interview process, please let us know as soon as possible.

First step, please attach an updated CV with your application so we can get to know you better.
Second step, successful candidates will receive information about the next steps via email. You might be invited to complete a short video interview with pre-recorded questions, it only takes 2 minutes & can be done anytime & anywhere on a phone, laptop, or tablet. So just find a quiet spot and tell us why you would love to work for IKEA!
Third step, if successful you will be invited to an interview with one of our hiring managers.

Come see things a little differently with us and be part of creating a better everyday life for the many.

IKEA reserves the right to close a job vacancy earlier than originally advertised.

For any advice or support, email us @ lisa.cathcart@ingka.ikea.com and we’ll be happy to help!