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Apprentice Sales Associate - H.Samuel

West Midlands

Job Details

Location

4078 - HS Merry Hill

Contract Type

Temporary

Working Pattern

Full Time

Salary

£5.00ph plus bonuses, benefits & staff discount

Closing Date

30/04/2019 11:00

Our Apprentice Sales Associates create amazing customer experiences and learn new skills!

APPRENTICE SALES ASSOCIATE

With a training salary of £5.00 per hour and benefits, including sales incentives and staff discount, this Government sponsored 12 month apprenticeship scheme may just be the opportunity you've been waiting for!

What does it take to be a great Apprentice Sales Associate?

Our store teams are made up of customer-first people with a real passion for outstanding service, creating amazing experiences and lasting memories for our customers. Our team members work hard to develop outstanding product knowledge and real jewellery expertise that they can share with our customers. 

As an Apprentice Sales Associate you’ll become a committed and dedicated member of the team, you’ll play a key role in helping the store to maintain performance and meet sales targets. As new products are introduced in store, you will build your knowledge and develop your skills in customer service to ensure that you can deal with every type of customer enquiry. 

As the face of H.Samuel, we want you to reflect our brand, culture and customers. You certainly won’t find our Store team members suited and booted. Instead, we’re proud of our team’s unique personalities and to showcase this we have a fashion conscious, business casual dress code, which encourages our teams to celebrate their own tattoo’s, piercings and style!

Signet Jewelers (H.Samuel & Ernest Jones) is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.


Your background
If you would like to be a part of our amazing team, you’ll have a passion for delivering amazing customer service. While you may not specifically have jewelery experience, you will certainly have an interest in jewellery products and brands. A positive, ‘can-do’ attitude is essential, with a natural ability for striking up a conversation with a diverse range of customers.

As the face of H.Samuel, we want you to reflect our brand, culture and customer. You certainly won’t find our store team members suited and booted. Instead, we’re proud of our team’s unique personalities and to showcase this we have a fashion conscious, business casual dress code, which encourages our teams to celebrate their own tattoo’s, piercings and style!

Be part of something special!

Signet is the name behind H.Samuel and Ernest Jones – so altogether, we have 450 UK stores selling some of the most fashionable and exclusive watch and jewelery brands on the High Street. But that’s not all. We also have stores in the US, Republic of Ireland and the Channel Islands. In fact, we’re the largest speciality retail jeweler in the world, by sales. Just imagine where your retail career could take you.

Jewelery, Watch & Gift Retail is truly unique! 

In any of our H.Samuel stores you’ll see our knowledgeable team members devote their days to sharing and celebrating special life-changing moments with our customers. We love that we are a key part in making an engagement, a wedding or the celebration of a loved-one’s Birthday even more special by ensuring our customers discover the perfect piece to mark the occasion. Ours is an environment like no other. Join us – Be part of something special!

Your Training


As an Apprentice Sales Associate you will undergo ‘Introductory and Silver’ levels of our formal ‘Signet Jewellery Academy’ training and development programme. You will also complete an Intermediate Retail Skills Apprenticeship with Technical Certificate and Key Skills. An experienced mentor will be on hand to support you for the duration of your Apprenticeship.

Your Rewards
We offer a training salary of £5.00 per hour, plus benefits, including sales incentives and staff discount. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

More information is available at: https://www.gov.uk/apprenticeships-guide/pay-and-conditions

The nature of our business also means you can sometimes work additional hours at times like peak trading periods, Bank Holidays and weekends.

What is also really amazing about Signet are the career development opportunities. If you’ve got potential, we’ll help you fulfil it. You’ll build real-life experience of the workplace while gaining a nationally recognised qualification. 

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