Weekend (part time) Furniture Sales Assistant – Salford

Weekend (part time) Furniture Sales Assistant


Forest Sofa Ltd

Position Ref.:



https://www.theenglishbedcompany.co.uk       https://www.theenglishsofacompany.co.uk/  https://www.thechesterfieldcompany.com/



Contract Type


Contract Hours

Part Time

Remuneration/ Pay rate:

£8.00 per hour


Salford, Manchester


Weekend Furniture Sales Assistant

A permanent position has become available for the position of Furniture Sales Assistant.

The Chesterfield Company and The English Sofa / Bed Company are retail brands of parent company Forest Sofa Ltd.

From our factory showroom in Salford (a few minutes from Manchester City Centre) and as part of a small team, the successful applicant will assist customers, converting enquiries to sales via; phone, e-mail or in person in the showroom.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Passing on product knowledge to customers predominately in the showroom but also over the phone and via email / online queries.

• Submitting orders and ensuring bespoke specifications are correctly detailed.

• Payment processing / collection of deposits and balances

• Follow up calls of enquirers to increase conversions while maintaining and updating customer records.

• Data entry of customer orders to fulfil warranty documents.

• Point of contact for existing customer queries.

• Locking up and ensuring the building is secure.

Required Qualities:

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

• Computer literate including but not limited to Microsoft Office.

• Able to work in a team, be flexible and be responsible for own work load.

• Organised and self-motivated.

• Good personal presentation.

• Confident.

• English and Maths at GCSE A-C.

• Furniture sales experience is preferred but not essential as training will be given,

Hours of work are:

Saturday 10am – 4pm

Sunday 11am – 4pm

Application procedures

To apply please send CV and cover letter to: ryan@forestsofa.co.uk with the reference WKNDSALES01 in subject line with your name.


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