Peter Rabbit & Friends, Kendal
- Business: Lake District Estates - Peter Rabbit & Friends
- Location: Kendal Town Centre
Terms/Hours: Flexible part-time hours: up to 15 per week. Additional hours maybe available during peak trading. If you feel you will only be able to do one shift a week, please still get in touch and we can accommodate you.
- Applications: Start date ASAP. Applications should be made by submitting your details below.
Please note that the vacancy may be closed once sufficient applications are received, therefore we recommend your application is submitted early.
About the Job
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Retail Assistant to join our busy 'Peter Rabbit & Friends' shop in Kendal Town centre. This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to be part of a growing team, who is passionate about People and Service. We are committed to delivering exceptional customer service and our team need to develop an excellent understanding of our product ranges, including exciting local produce and ensure that the shop is always presented to a high standard.
You will be expected to actively engage with all customers and visitors, offering help and advice with their purchase or enquiry.
To be successful you will need:
- The ability to offer great customer service
- To be able to work as part of the team or on your own
- Have a natural flair for merchandising
- Handing cash transactions and using a Epos system
- Enjoy hitting and exceeding sales targets
- Opening and closing the shop – including being a key holder
- A love of the Lake district and some local knowledge would also be a bonus
Our Peter Rabbit and Friends™ shops, part of the Lake District Estates group, celebrate the legacy of one of the Lake District's best loved residents - children's writer, Beatrix Potter. Each shop sells a range of gifts associated with the writer's timeless collection of stories, and much more besides. Our shops can be found in Bowness-on-Windermere, Keswick, Grasmere, and Hawkshead with our newest shop opening in Kendal in June. We also have a new and blossoming online presence in The Veg Patch, selling everything from soft toys to crafts and children’s clothing.
We place the utmost importance on the safety and wellbeing of our team members and customers. Our health and safety measures are constantly monitored to reduce the risk associated with the presence of COVID-19 in line with Government guidance.