Retail Sales Assistant and Aquatics Specialist (Tallaght Belgard)

Retail Sales Assistant and Aquatics Specialist (Tallaght Belgard)

sonas recruitment | Dublin, IE

Posted 11 days ago

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Maxi Zoo Ireland are driven by the desire to make the life of pets and pets owners simpler, better and happier. To achieve this, we work hard, accept responsibility and seek every opportunity to learn about pets and customers. Are you passionate about pets and learning? Join our team and learn more with Maxi Zoo Ireland. We are recruiting for a Sales Assistant and Aquatics Specialist to join our Tallaght Belgard store. Applicants must be flexible to work across all weekdays and weekends, have a detailed knowledge of Fishkeeping and maintenance of large and commercial aquariums. The Role: All employees are expected to continuously learn and develop about pets, customers and the retailing industry. The successful candidate will provide a friendly, efficient and polite service by welcoming and approaching each customer The role will involve sharing your skills and knowledge with customers to ensure their pets are receiving the best possible care Maintenance of tanks and fish husbandry in-store. Working in all areas of the store and advising customers on their pet's needs. Receiving of deliveries of fish and liaising with the store management when placing of orders of fish and aquatic plants. Advising customers and the store team on good fish keeping practices. The candidate will become familiar with the customer’s needs and requirements through building a strong, trusting rapport. Each employee will ensure that he/she is familiar with all products and services on offer Responsibility for the store cleanliness will be shared among all team members The role of Retail Assistant will involve sales and targets with the pets needs at the forefront of everything we do. Maxi Zoo Ireland advocates responsible pet ownership and advises that a sale should be refused if it does not match the companies beliefs The employee will ensure that appropriate till and cash procedures is followed at all times The successful candidate will play an active role in his/her own career development Why join us? An opportunity to grow with Europe’s biggest pet retailer A chance to work in an environment where employees and customers share the same passion for animal Continuous learning through our induction plan, e-learning academy, classroom training environment and peak development plan Hourly rate of pay with a performance-related bonus Employee Assistance Programme Cycle to Work Scheme Employee Discount – 40% discount that can be used within each store Career progression