JOB LISTING: Posted 17/11/2023


Location: 42 Castle Street, Dalkey & Cow’s Lane, Temple Bar
Employment Type: Part-time shift work, 3 days a week. Monday - Sunday availability.

Job Summary:

We are seeking a dynamic and customer-focused Retail Sales Assistant to join our team. As a Retail Sales Assistant, you will be responsible for providing exceptional customer service and ensuring a positive shopping experience for our valued customers. This role requires strong interpersonal skills, a friendly and approachable demeanour, and the ability to work effectively in a retail environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Customer Service: Greet customers, assist with product inquiries, and provide knowledgeable recommendations and advice to enhance their shopping experience.

  • Sales Generation: Actively engage with customers to identify their needs, promote products, and maximise sales opportunities through cross-selling and upselling techniques.

  • Product Knowledge: Maintain a thorough understanding of our product range, including features, benefits, and pricing, to effectively assist customers and provide accurate information.

  • Merchandising: Ensure products are neatly displayed, shelves are fully stocked, and visual merchandising standards are maintained to create an appealing and organised sales floor.

  • Point of Sale Operations: Process transactions accurately and efficiently using the cash register or POS system, handle cash, credit card, and other forms of payment, and maintain accurate records of sales and transactions. Opening and closing the store including cashing in and out each day.

  • Stock Management: Receive, unpack, and organise merchandise shipments, monitor inventory levels, and communicate with the store manager regarding stock replenishment needs.

  • Store Maintenance: Assist in maintaining cleanliness and tidiness of the store, including shelving, display areas, and fitting rooms, and report any maintenance issues to the appropriate personnel.

  • Team Collaboration: Work collaboratively with team members to achieve sales targets, support store initiatives, and contribute to a positive and productive work environment.

  • Compliance: Adhere to all company policies, procedures, and guidelines, including security measures and cash handling protocols, to ensure a safe and secure shopping environment for both customers and staff.

  • Qualifications and Skills:

    • Previous retail or customer service experience is preferred but not essential.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Strong sales and negotiation abilities.
    • Proficient in Google Docs and Sheet [Adobe Suite - Photoshop, InDesign would be an advantage].
    • Ability to work well in a team-oriented environment.
    • Basic maths skills and proficiency in cash handling.
    • Flexibility to work weekends, holidays, and evenings as required.
    • Physical stamina to stand for extended periods and lift/move moderately heavy items.
    • Knowledge of the products within the retail sector is a plus.


    Note: The above job description is indicative of the responsibilities and qualifications required for the role of Retail Sales Assistant. It is not exhaustive, and other duties may be assigned as needed.


    If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume and a brief cover letter to Please title the email RETAIL ASSISTANT ROLE.


    We appreciate all applications; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.