Part-time Shop Assistant (maternity cover)

Part-time Shop Assistant (maternity cover)

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA).is seeking to appoint a Shop Assistant to play a key role in the smooth running of the NUA Shop.

The NUA Shop offers an extensive range of art and stationery materials at very competitive prices, offering product advice and assistance, providing a valuable service to students.

The postholder will be responsible for the efficient running of the Shop and have responsibility for promoting the NUA shop to students, as well as the services it offers, including uploading new materials and content on the NUA intranet site and social media.

You will also be responsible for monitoring and developing the stock range by ordering new stock, liaising and negotiating prices with suppliers and checking deliveries and invoices. In addition, you will be responsible for the operation and daily reconciliation of the till and payment facilities including the card machine and online payment platforms.

The successful candidate will have a good knowledge of art materials and enthusiasm for the arts, either through HE study or work, and experience of providing high levels of customer service in a similar retail or customer service role.

You will have good IT skills including experience with Microsoft Office, be able to prioritise work effectively to meet deadlines and have the ability to work flexibly as part of a team.

The standard hours for this role will be 3.5 hours per day, during term time, with Wednesday being a non-working day.  In addition, you will be required to undertake occasional duties outside of term time, working a total of 522 annualised hours.

Salary: £5,632 to £6,181 per annum
Closing Date: 30/10/2020 5:00 pm
Interview Date: 19/11/2020


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