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Retail Apprentice FAST POP SPECS LTD

If you are great with customers, have a flare for sales and want to develop your skills with a nationally recognised apprenticeship then this role is for you. In addition to the main customer-facing duties, we will offer the opportunity to develop your skills with admin and reception tasks together with ad hoc requirements.

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Closing date: 08 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

  • Working week

    Varies between 10-9pm (Mon-Sat) and 12pm-6pm (Sun)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    29 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001744722

  • Positions

    2 available

Pop Specs aims to change the way people buy eyewear. The ideal person will have great sales techniques and confidence at any retail level, with the utmost professionalism. Equally, this person must be great at handling customers and building a good rapport with each person that comes to the store with a friendly and welcoming approach. In addition to the main customer-facing duties, there will be some admin and reception tasks together with ad hoc requirements. This person will be a hard-working dynamic individual who is well-spoken and well presented with a strong and friendly personality.

As a Retail Apprentice your duties will include:

  • Working closely with the kiosk team and report to the supervisor
  • Managing relationships with each customer, helping them with finding the right frames and lens
  • Utilising the edger machine to cut lenses and glaze
  • A passionate work ethic and creative approach to all areas of the role
  • Good interpersonal skills; communication, diplomacy, and professional approach
  • Putting out frames for display and store them back while closing
  • Clean the cabinets and keep the counters clean and organized

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good interpersonal skills; communication, diplomacy, and professional approach
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Good organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • A passionate work ethic and creative approach to all areas of the role
  • Friendly, reliable, confident, enthusiastic, energetic, and willing to learn

Desired qualifications

GCSE or A level.

Future prospects

We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic and eager to learn. The role leads to full-time employment on completion of a satisfactory probation period and team leader role within 3 years.


About the employer

Do you want to be part of a new, innovative business that offers the potential for growth and professional development? You will be part of a business that creates a unique shopping experience that has not already existed on the high street. Our aim is to make something that can often be feared and daunting into a fun, jovial experience for customers. While people can buy prescription eyewear online, they usually have to pay a least £100 and wait a week or so before getting their specs. Our business concept, Pop Specs will allow people to buy prescription glasses with a price range between £25-£35 and have them made ready within approx. 20 minutes.

Employer

FAST POP SPECS LTD

Address

3rd Flr

Kiosk

TRAFFORD CENTRE

Manchester

M17 8BL

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Training

Training provider

SMART TRAINING AND RECRUITMENT LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Smart Training & Recruitment

Contact

Smart Training And Recruitment 03300880888 nasvacancies@smarttar.co.uk

  • Level 2 Retailer Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

On the job training.

Apprenticeship standard

Retailer

Level 2 (GCSE)


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