Temporarily Retail Assistant at The amazing chocolate workshop

Temporarily Retail Assistant – October, Grafton

The amazing chocolate workshop is looking for confident, charismatic, vibrant, out-going individuals with a passion for selling chocolate, to join our team for our Christmas campaign at The Grafton, Cambridge.

You must be available full time during the campaign period, 3rd October – 29th December. It is essential that you are available to work Saturdays, and particularly on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th December.

Your daily duties would involve:

  • Showcasing our amazing chocolate and demonstrating products
  • Selling our products to customers, making up gift boxes and handling cash
  • Answering questions about our chocolate, handing out samples and bringing attention to the stand
  • Re-stocking and ensuring the display looks top-notch at all times
  • General upkeep and maintenance of stand
  • Opening up, end of day cashing up and closure routine

Ideal, but not essential:

  • Experience in a retail/selling role

Essential skills:

  • Mental arithmetic: you will need to add up the different prices of our products so it’s really essential that you are able to do mental arithmetic
  • Outgoing, confident and chatty personalities with excellent people skills to engage with our customers
  • Good timekeeping (punctual & reliable)
  • Enthusiastic, pro-active and adaptable

£7.50 per hour, paid weekly

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to apply@thechocolateworkshop.co.uk