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Full Time Sales Assistant

Snappy Snaps Reading
78 reviews
149 Friar Street, Reading
£9 - £11 an hour - Permanent, Full-time


149 Friar Street, Reading

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  • Employee discount
  • Store discount

Join Our Team as a Full-Time Sales Assistant – Energise Your Career!

Are you ready to step into a dynamic role that combines your passion for photography with your natural flair for sales? If so, we want to meet you! We are seeking a vibrant and outgoing Retail Sales Assistant to become the face of our photo printing shop. This is more than just a job; it's a chance to embark on a thrilling journey in the world of photography, sales, and customer satisfaction.

What We're Looking For:

Sales Dynamo: Are you a go-getter with a proven track record in retail or sales? We're looking for individuals with 1-2 years of experience who are ready to take charge and drive our sales targets to new heights.

Weekend Warrior: Our shop thrives on weekends, and we need you to be available to conquer those busy days. Plus, you'll be our go-to person during half-terms and summer holidays, ensuring our customers always leave with smiles on their faces.

Local Gem: If you're local to Reading town, you're the perfect fit for us! Your knowledge of the community will help us connect with our valued customers on a personal level.

Photography Passion: A love for photography or a background in the field is a huge plus. Your passion will shine through as you assist customers with their photographic needs.

Tech-Savvy: Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop is essential. Your digital skills will be your secret weapon in offering top-notch customer service.

What You Bring to the Table:

Team Spirit: Collaboration is at the heart of our success. You'll work closely with colleagues to ensure our shop runs smoothly and efficiently.

Communication Pro: Stellar communication skills are a must. You'll engage with customers and teammates alike, making every interaction memorable.

Quick Study: Learning is a lifelong journey, and you're up for the challenge. You'll quickly absorb product knowledge, industry trends, and our shop's unique offerings.

Retail Enthusiast: Selling isn't just a task; it's your passion. Engaging with customers and helping them find the perfect photographic solutions brings you joy.

Cool Under Pressure: Our shop can get busy, and deadlines can be tight. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and are a master of multitasking.

Your Mission:

As our Sales Assistant, you'll be on the front lines, ensuring all customer needs are met while driving us towards our ambitious sales targets. You are the friendly face our customers will remember, offering exceptional service in taking and printing passport photos, posters, canvases, photo gifts, and more. Your enthusiasm for photography and sales will shine through as you help customers capture their cherished memories.

This is more than a job; it's a chance to grow, learn, and thrive in a dynamic environment. Join us, and let's make every photograph a masterpiece!

Ready to energise your career? Apply now with a brief covering letter telling us what days and hours of the week are you available to work.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £9.00-£11.00 per hour


  • Employee discount
  • Store discount


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Every weekend
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Performance bonus

Application question(s):

  • Are you based in Reading?


  • Adobe Photoshop: 1 year (required)
  • Retail sales: 1 year (required)

Work Location: In person

Application deadline: 17/09/2023
Reference ID: 22032023