Retail Sales Assistant (Full Time), French Connection, Cork, €11.30 ph

  • Full Time
  • Cork
  • Posted 1 month ago

French Connection, Cork

Retail Sales Assistant (Full Time), French Connection, Cork, €11.30 ph
French Connection is looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic full time Sales Assistant to join our French Connection store in Mahon Point, could that be you?

The role is working 39 hours per week. It is a Permanent role – must be available to work during the weekends and public holidays

The successful applicants will have comparable experience gained within a fast-paced high street retailer, and will combine an outgoing personality with a genuine love of the French Connection brand.


  • Free seasonal uniform allowance
  • 4 weeks holiday allowance
  • Generous clothing discount for you and your Friends & Family!
  • Cycle to work scheme

Purpose of the role:

  • Increase sales through consistency in the customer service experience, using a variety of selling techniques and product knowledge (i.e. fit, sizing, fabric content, ranges etc)
  • Maintain maximum stock availability through effective use of replenishment
  • Welcome all customers entering the store with a friendly and warm approach while reaming calm, professional and focused, acting as a brand ambassador in difficult situations.

Key areas of responsibility will be to assist the management team in the following areas:

  • Maintain housekeeping standards, ensuring all front and back of house areas are kept clean and
  • Effectively maintain best practice within your stockroom to ensure that all stock is in line with company guidelines
  • Assist the management team to effectively and accurately execute all floor moves, promotions and range launches in line with company guidelines to ensure that deadlines are met
  • Deal with customer enquiries and refunds professionally and effectively, converting refunds into sales opportunities where possible
  • Tackle any disagreement constructively and professionally, working to resolve any conflict in a timely manner, using the help of management

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:

  • a proven track record of driving sales
  • the ability to work well within a team
  • demonstrate high levels of motivation, ambition and drive
  • demonstrate initiative, decisiveness and effective problem-solving skills
  • the ability to multitask and meet deadlines

Please note, should you have not received a response within 10 working days of your application, unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. We wish you well in your future career.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: €10.50-€11.30 per hour


  • Employee discount
  • Store discount


  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Commission pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • 44, Cork: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Retail sales: 1 year (required)
  • Retail Shop Assistants & Till Operators: 1 year (required)
  • Customer service: 1 year (required)

Work Location: In person

Reference ID: SA39MahPApr23

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