Key Holder - Chelmsford

Tiger Stores
10 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Flying Tiger Copenhagen started in 1995 in stylish Copenhagen. We have developed from a modest outlet to a recognised chain with 780 stores across 30 countries. We opened our first UK store in Basingstoke in 2005, opening stores nationwide since then and are embarking on an ambitious UK expansion plan. Our mission is to provide our customers with stylish products, in a fun and pleasant environment, at astonishingly good value. Flying Tiger Copenhagen is a variety store with a difference. We look for staff who are enthusiastic and passionate about retail. Ambition and common sense matched with creative thinking and bags of enthusiasm are the key qualities we look for. We are currently recruiting for a Key Holder to join our Chelmsford store on a Full Time, 40 hours per week, permanent position Key Holder: Job Overview The Key Holder is responsible for opening and closing the store including cashing up duties, independently running a shift or part of shift in additional to the standard duties of a Sales Assistant which include replenishment, merchandising, ensuring the shop floor is well-presented to customers to maximize sales and delivering a professional, friendly and timely customer service. Key Holder: Key Responsibilities •Take responsibility for store opening and closing procedures, for providing access to the float and safe when required for the purposes of till operation and for cashing up and banking activities •Ensure cashing up procedures are followed strictly when responsible for cashing up •Be able to independently run the shop floor •Have confidence to delegate tasks to Sales Assistants and support them when needed to achieve objectives set on the daily floor plan •Fulfil the daily floor plans, working with Store Management to ensure that the store runs smoothly and that you are at all times working within your allocated area of responsibility •Coach and mentor Sales Assistants under the guidance of the Store Manager , Deputy Manager and Supervisor •Deliver professional, friendly and timely customer service at all times; •Ensure our products are immaculately displayed and replenished in a timely fashion •Assist with stock deliveries, picking stock from the warehouse and bringing it to the shop floor and pricing stock •Accurately operate the tills ensuring credit card and cash payments are done efficiently and without error •Develop good product knowledge and be ready to assist customers by providing them with product knowledge when appropriate. •Work as part of a team, providing cover for colleagues as necessary Key Holder: The Person •Minimum of 1 year retail experience in a fast-paced company •Organized with proven ability to prioritize and lead a team •Flexible and adaptable in your approach with the ability to multi-task •Have a ‘can-do’ attitude •Be self- motivated and able to work proactively without direction •Good problem solving and decision making skills •Excellent communication and coaching skills via written (including MS Outlook, Excel and Word) and spoken English •Ability to build a quick and strong rapport with other individuals •Flexible with hours and peak periods of work essential Flying Tiger Copenhagen offers a rewarding and fun place to work. We have a Scandinavian management style with a relaxed and professional attitude. Much effort is made to train, mentor and develop our teams. If a career at Flying Tiger Copenhagen excites you and you have the necessary skills and experience we require, please send us your CV, salary details (current and required) and notice period. This job was originally posted as