Sales/Merchandise Assistant - Entertainment Convention

Job Title: Sales/Merchandise Assistant - Entertainment Convention
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: East London, London
Salary: Up to £10.00 per hour
Start Date: 24th May
Reference: BH-54783
Contact Name: Sara Hamblin
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 17, 2019 17:16

Job Description

Handle Recruitment have partnered exclusively with a global entertainment convention in London and are looking for a number of Sales/Merch Assistant staff to work during the event!

We are looking for passionate, motivated and outgoing candidates with a genuine interest in the industry and genuinely enjoy sales and interacting with customers.

Candidates MUST be available to work FRIDAY 24TH through until SUNDAY 26th MAY.

Key Duties:

  • General customer service and consumer relations
  • Up-selling and cross-selling merchandise and POS items
  • Face-to-face marketing and sales presentations

Key Skills:

  • Retail or events/merchandise sales assistant experience
  • Genuine interest/passion for the industry
  • Able to quickly and successfully build rapport
  • A quick learner - able to pick up product knowledge with ease
  • Confident and outgoing personality
  • Reliable and punctual

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.