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Robinsons Caravans

Chesterfield Tel: (01246) 230000

Worksop Tel: (01909) 475220


Shop and Awnings Sales Assistant – Chesterfield

Robinsons Caravans is a successful family owned and run business, having been established for 55 years. We are looking for a confident and committed individual to join our busy Shop and Awnings Team selling a range of caravan and camping accessories, electronics and outdoor equipment in Chesterfield Derbyshire. A genuine love of working with the public and the ability to learn about the product is essential to the role.

Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Pay rate: £7.83 / hour, plus commission

Hours: 39 hours per week during the Summer, 36.5 hours per week during the Winter. Hours and days will be on a Rota basis to ensure shop cover on all seven days of the week.

Job Summary:

  • Maintaining a friendly, knowledgeable, efficient customer service
  • Active maintenance and management of the eBay shop
  • A strong focus on Awning Sales and valuation of part exchange (training will be given)
  • Demonstrate excellent product knowledge (training will be given)
  • Processing customer transactions, use of computerized tills
  • Up selling at till point, increasing transaction value
  • Ensuring displays and visual merchandising are of a high standard
  • Maintaining stock levels and replenishing/ transferring where necessary
  • Receiving, unloading and processing stock deliveries, booking in accurately
  • Maintain shop Floor and back of house standards, following a cleaning rota

Required skills / experience:

  • Experience within a retail or customer facing environment preferred
  • Confident approach towards sales and maximizing opportunities
  • Excellent customer service skills, approaching customers and making eye contact
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Ability to use your initiative
  • Degree of computer literacy and experience of using computerized tills preferred
  • Flexibility towards working hours

A knowledge of caravans is advantageous though not essential as training will be given.

If you can demonstrate that you fill the required criteria, please email or post your CV along with a covering letter to: Justin Kirkham, Shop manager, Robinsons Caravans, Ringwood Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S43 1DG

No telephone applications will be accepted. Previous applicants need not apply.


Due to the volume of applications, we cannot always reply therefore, if you have not heard from us by two weeks after the closing date, you have not been successful.

Job Type: Full-time