A vacancy has arisen in our Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes store for a Retail Supervisor.
Post: Supervisor & Sales Assistant
“The Climbers Shop” is a long established iconic outdoor retail business situated in The Lake District & Stony Stratford. Their sister shops “Joe Brown Shops” are located in Snowdonia.
A vacancy has arisen in our Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes store for a Retail Supervisor. The role reports directly to the Store Manager.
This position is primarily shop floor based but can include some web processing and admin days. You will need the skills required to advise and sell to customers and be able to act in a supervisory capacity over a small team of co-workers.
The normal working week is five days. The shop is open 7 days a week, including all bank holidays (except 25th/26th December), so this post will involve working regular weekends and bank holidays.
Applicant Profile & Experience A wide experience of rock climbing and hill-walking is essential. The ideal applicant will also have experience of backpacking and (preferably) some winter climbing. Any experience of trekking or mountaineering in other regions of the world would be an additional benefit.
Previous retail experience, particularly in an outdoor shop, is desirable. An understanding of electronic stock systems and processes is helpful. Applicants should have a basic competence with Excel, be organised and be suited to multi-tasking.
The applicant would be confident and have a pleasant open manner with customers and staff alike, together with good knowledge of outdoor equipment. A neat and tidy disposition is desirable.
Please send your CV and covering letter to.
Daniel Abbatt (Manager) 27-31 High Street Stony Stratford Milton Keynes Bucks. MK11 1AA e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications posted via social media or on the website will not be considered.