Job Role – Part TIme -Retail Sales Associate

An exciting opportunity exists to join a growing multi channel UK Retailer and Manufacturer based near Manchester.

Following year on year online and offline sales growth, Forest Sofa Ltd is searching for a sales associate to join the retail sales team at Forest Sofa Ltd.

Other companies:

  • Outreach to potential customers through the use of email, and direct communications targeting The English Sofa Company / The English Bed Company / The Chesterfield Company
  • Targets for weekly enquiries feedback will be set and measured during a weekly sales meeting.
  • Work with the marketing team to improve communications based on customer feedback.
  • Liaise with customers to identify feedback opportunities, to improve response rates and also assist in improving quality scores of reviews obtained via channels such as Trustpilot / Review Centre, or Google owned sites.
  • Helping showroom visitors on the shop floor.
  • Providing customer service to customers post purchase.
  • Inputting orders.
  • Collecting balance payments

Person Skills:

This position will require the individual to meeting specific targets, whilst demonstrating a strong ability to generate relationships with clients and build interest in our products – therefore a positive, driven attitude, excellent English language skills and a confident telephone manner is an absolute must.

Preferred Qualifications / Technical Skills:

  • Strong user of MS OFFICE (Word / Outlook / Excel)
  • Excellent written and spoken English language skills.
  • Retail Sales / Customer Service Experience


Experience in a customer facing role is essential.

Place of Work:

Forest Sofa Ltd

Newbury House, Ford Lane, Salford, M6 6PD

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Salary: Dependent upon experience