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Hughes Trade

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Rochester, Kent

15 days ago

Electrical Products for Business – Branch Manager, Sales

We supply electrical products to businesses of all kinds. Business is good and growing, we are looking to recruit a Branch Manager to join a small dedicated team in a recently opened branch in Rochester.

Our customers are diverse and include builders, appliance repairers, electrical wholesalers, care homes, hotels, holiday parks and all other business sectors in between. With a full range of white goods and brown goods at our disposal (we always carry £15m in company stock). Our transactional web site allows customers to order 24h and Rochester’s own stock will allow regular items to be collected during business hours or supplied quickly by our branch delivery van.

The Manager in a Hughes Trade branch is responsible for developing relationships with existing customers, winning new business, the KPI targets, developing a strong team and helping out around the branch. Its very hands on, leading by example.

Attractive attributes for the role
• Good communicator – happy to talk to businesses at all levels
• Knowledge of electrical goods a benefit, particularly whites
• Driven, a proven track record in sales - the ability to search and gain new business
• Sound managerial experience
• Organised, personable, well presented with a positive can-do attitude
• IT skills (MS Word, MS Excel)
• Driving licence
• Flexible

This is a full time permanent role based at the entrance of Medway City Estate. Specialist training will be provided. Hughes is an equal opportunities employer and holder of investor in people gold award.

Hughes is a large successful electrical retailer with fifty sites across East Anglia and the Midlands. With electrical shops, trade counters and web sites, Hughes is long standing and respected company being one of the largest providers of electrical product rental in the country. Additional information can be found at hughes.co.uk

Applications should be addressed to Dean Porter, Hughes Trade Operations Manager on email via the apply online button or by mail to Hughes Trade, Hall Road Retail Park, Hall Road, Norwich, NR4 6DH by 5/05/2017
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Stuart J Daws & Co Limited

Dependent On Experience

Chilham, Ashford, Kent

9 hours ago

Sales\Stores Administrator

We are a small family run business looking for a capable sales/stores person. Working 8:30am to 5:30pm, Monday to Friday.

Duties will include: Dealing with customers on the showroom and on the phone. The assembly of new machines for customers and delivery of same with instructional handover. Looking up parts for repairs, ordering and sorting parts parcels. Any adhoc duties as required. This is a very busy general sales/stores role with a wide variety of duties. Ideal for someone who likes to be occupied.

You will need to be confident on the telephone and dealing with visitors alike.

A polite and friendly manner with good communication skills, efficient and punctual.
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KHR - Recruitment Specialists

£17000 - £20000 per annum

Ashford, Kent

11 hours ago

We currently have a brilliant opportunity for a QA Assistant to join an established company with over 40 years experience within Fresh Fruit.

Responsibilities include;

*Quality inspections/assessments, packaging and label checks.
*Making decisions with regard to below specification product.
*Shelf-life analysis.
*The control of all quality control related paperwork.
*The control of all quality control equipment, plasters, daily equipment checks and calibrations.
*Working with the Line Leaders to set and maintain quality standards within the Packhouse.
*Liaising with QA Manager, Assistant QA Manager, Sales Department and Production
*Working together with Production to ensure efficient production costs.

A suitable candidate will have previous experience working within Quality Control, ideally with fresh fruit.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR - Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market trends…
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Nikwax Ltd

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Wadhurst, Sussex

11 hours ago

Páramo, the award winning technical outdoor clothing brand, requires a Sales Administrator to join our Retailer Sales team on a fixed term basis to provide maternity cover.


The Role
Working as part of a small, dedicated sales team, this role involves providing administrative support and assistance to the Retailer Sales Office Manager in order to ensure that tight deadlines are met and sales targets achieved.

Key duties will include:
• Maintaining regular contact with our retailers and gaining additional sales by planning and conducting tele-sales calls.
• Ensuring retailers are kept up to date with the latest information about the range and stock availability.
• Helping to answer incoming sales calls and processing orders.

An interest in the outdoors or outdoor activities would be beneficial, but not essential, in promoting the brand and products. Training on our range, garments, and aftercare will be provided.


The Person
You will be a hard working individual with a proactive approach who can work equally well in a team as using your own initiative and self-motivation.

The right person will have a confident, professional approach and telephone manner, as well as excellent organisational skills. You will have a minimum of GCSE Maths and English (or equivalent) and preferably a sound knowledge of Word and Excel.

The role will initially be offered on a fixed term basis until the end of February 2018.


The Rewards
• An opportunity to work within a company where you can see the effect of your efforts
• Be a part of enthusiastic, professional and dedicated teams
• Potential to grow and develop within this expanding company
• Competitive benefits and rewards
• Work within a friendly and informal environment.


To Apply
If you would like to apply for this position please send your Covering Letter (clearly stating your salary expectations) & CV by no later than 17th April 2017 to:
Recruitment
Paramo Ltd
Unit F, Durgates Industrial Estate
Wadhurst
East Sussex
TN5 6DF.

Or e-mail: recruitment@paramo.co.uk
No agencies please.
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Páramo Ltd

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Wadhurst, Sussex

11 hours ago

Páramo, the award winning technical outdoor clothing brand, requires a Quality Manager to join our Supply Chain team in Wadhurst, on the Kent/East Sussex borders.

The Role
You will be responsible for the quality of products released from QC and passed to the warehouse to be sold through all sales channels and to improve the quality level and reduce quality control related issues by conducting, recording and reporting on findings on all garments and raw materials and implementing and adding new processes where required.

The role involves measuring garments and inspecting for quality defects as well as liaising and communicating any QC issues with relevant departments on a daily basis, whilst working to AQLs and adhering to ISO processes and procedures.

There will be a requirement to train and audit all QC operatives in quality processes and procedures internally and at various factories; there may also be the very occasional need for a trip overseas.

The Person
You will need an exceptional eye for detail and be able to drive things through to their conclusion. A great communicator, with strong analytical capabilities, and a good knowledge of Excel and Word are a must in this busy role.

The successful candidate will have a good standard of education (with a minimum of GCSE Maths and English, or equivalent), an understanding of clothing construction and materials, as well as Quality Control systems, with preferably, a qualification in a clothing related subject.

The Rewards
• An opportunity to work within a company where you can see the effect of your efforts
• Be a part of enthusiastic, professional and dedicated teams
• Potential to grow and develop within this expanding company
• Competitive benefits and rewards
• Work within a friendly and informal environment.

To Apply
If you would like to apply for this position please send your Covering Letter (clearly stating your salary expectations) & CV by no later than 24th April 2017 to:
Recruitment
Paramo Ltd
Unit F, Durgates Industrial Estate
Wadhurst
East Sussex
TN5 6DF.

Or e-mail: recruitment@paramo.co.uk
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J&S Hair Supplies

£18,000 - £24,000

Maidstone, Kent

13 hours ago

Exciting opportunity to join our busy Hair, Nail & Beauty supply company. Are you enthusiastic, bright, self-motivated & hard working? Do you want a varied job role? Do you want to join our friendly caring team? Do you want to be recognised and rewarded for the work you do? Then please apply today.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join our established company. We seek a person to assist in all aspects of the running of the business and join our loyal dedicated friendly team.

We supply professional hair, nail and beauty products to Salons and Freelance persons throughout Kent. Our unit / shop is based in Maidstone, where we have been established for over 33 years. We also fulfil numerous quantities of website sales, to the entire UK, on a daily basis.

The applicant must be bright, reliable, enthusiastic, well presented, self-motivated, hard working and have the ability to communicate well with our customers. Good common sense skills and self initiative are important factors for the role.

This is a very varied job role which will require competent and responsible decision making. The successful applicant will have the flexibility and freedom to express their own judgement on many aspects within the day to day running of the business.

This very varied job role includes the following;

Sales & Customers; liaison / serving / accounts / enquiries.
Dealing with numerous customers on a daily basis, serving in our busy unit, processing accounts, dealing with enquires, proficiently maintain our high customer relationship standards, occasional local salon deliveries.

Stock; assessment / purchasing / control / handling / deliveries.
Dealing with numerous product lines which we carry, maintaining and assessing stock levels, corresponding with company manufacturers and suppliers, meeting and dealing with sales representatives, purchasing stock, evaluating potential new product lines, processing the arrival of stock and organising products for customer orders.

Website; sales / control / enquiries / processing / media promotions
Dealing with numerous daily website sales, processing web orders, maintaining our high level of customer service, adding stock items and maintaining product information, organising emails and media promotions.


This is a full time position Monday to Friday.
But, because we open in the mornings at the weekend, the team share the cover. So, either one Saturday or one Sunday morning will need to be worked per fortnight, time off is given in lieu. Example, work three Sunday mornings in a six week period, get two full week days off. This rota system has been in place with our company for many years and is popular with all team members. (Full annual holiday and bank holidays are given in addition to these days off).

Applicants must have GCSE's of grade B or higher in both Maths & English. In house training will be given on all aspects of the job. A full UK driving licence is required.

Knowledge of the hair and beauty industry is NOT essential.

Salary is competitive and negotiable, dependent on age / skills / experience.

A covering letter with this application will help us to assess the applicant's qualities


J&S Hair Nails & Beauty Supplies…..we care, you are not just a number!
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The Crab and Winkle Restaurant

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Whitstable, Kent

14 hours ago

Shop Person required for post, part time or full time serving customers various shop items.

Experience not necessary training given.

Students welcome.
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Demelza Hospice Care for Children

£7.50 per hour

Tenterden, Kent

15 hours ago

Retail Shop Assistant
Tenterden
£7.50 per hour
Part time - 5 hours per week (11.00am-4.00pm)
Sundays and Bank Holidays only

Demelza Hospice Care for Children is a charity providing hospice services for children and young people with life-limiting conditions and support for their families across Kent, East Sussex and South East London.

We are looking for a Retail Shop Assistant to run our Tenterden shop’s Sunday and Bank Holiday trading operation and to help maximise the potential revenue from shoppers.

In conjunction with the shop manager, you will co-ordinate a volunteer rota to ensure there is sufficient shop cover each Sunday.

You will have the ability to maintain availability of stock on the shop floor, to receive and sort donations and to ensure the shop is ready to trade on Monday morning. You will have experience of working with a varying agenda and workload and be able to prioritise tasks.

You must be able to act as key holder for the day and have a good awareness of Health and Safety. You will be responsible for opening and closing the shop, as well as cashing up. You will also have responsibility for managing the shop and all shop volunteers.

Good communication and customer service skills are essential.

For an informal chat please call Rachel Stead, Shops Operations Manager, on 07818 512044

All external candidates must apply through our website. Internal applicants can apply by sending a supporting statement to recruitment@demelza.org.uk

Closing Date Tuesday 9th May 2017, 1:00pm
Interview Date Wednesday 24th May 2017

For more information and to apply for this role, please visit our website - www.demelza.org.uk

Enhanced Disclosure checks by the DBS will be undertaken for successful applicants.
Demelza is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No 1039651
Demelza is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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The Baby Lady

£18 - £20 k Neg plus uncapped bonus and profit share

Canterbury, Kent

15 hours ago

Experienced, Energetic Retail Manager/ Assistant Manager required for busy Family Run Nursery store.

Board of your current position, do you feel you are not stretched enough to reach your full potential ? Want a new challenge?

Are you a great communicator, face to face, via email/social media and on the telephone, do you love selling and can you engage with our customers at one of the most exciting and stressful times in their lives.

This is not your normal 9-5 shop manager position as well as great responsibilities it will also offer the right candidate great opportunities

Although you will need to manage a team you will also need to encourage them to provide the highest level of customer service as well as meeting targets.
You will be able to demonstrate perceptual awareness and some display and merchandising ideas.
You will have excellent organization skills and the ability to juggle several tasks under pressure.
You will be diplomatic and be able to deal with after sales issues, whilst showing an understanding of the bottom line.
You will be keen to put new ideas into practice and be confident enough ( with training )to run the store in the absence of the owner without a head office to refer to.

We will offer you a good basic salary, - reviewed after 3 months , uncapped bonus and profit share as well as a unique opportunity, unhampered by head office protocols, to stretch yourself and reach your full potential and take our business forward.


Please send a Cv with covering letter stating why you are our ideal candidate, what you can bring to the business that other candidates can't and your current/expected salary.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: Cantebury
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Childrensalon Ltd

Negotiable

Tunbridge Wells, Kent

16 hours ago

Customer Service Assistant with Mandarin Language (Written and Spoken)

Childrensalon is an award winning independent internet retailer for children's designer clothing and gifts. Established in 1952 and online since 1999, Childrensalon has grown to become one of the most respected international retailers in children’s luxury fashion and we pride ourselves on being specialists in childrenswear, customer experience and ecommerce. For more information please visit our website http://www.childrensalon.com

We are looking for Customer Service Assistant to help out in our busy office in Tunbridge Wells. The role is full time and requires working evening and weekend shifts. We take pride in providing the best customer service in the industry. Every day we enjoy helping people all over the world place orders, track shipping, and return or exchange items by phone, email and live chat. Our customers know they can always count on us for honest advice and help with choosing a special gift or even simple items for their children.
We are looking for people who:
• Enjoy helping people and have an understanding of different cultures.
• Love a fast-paced environment and can work under pressure
• Have strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task
• Are PC proficient
• Have excellent spoken and written Mandarin and English
• Have a love for fashion
• Have an understanding of children
If you are interested please apply to careers@childrensalon.com with your CV and covering letter about why you would like to work for us.
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