Experienced Retail Sales Assistants

By Magical Story,

Opportunities Available

1 x 6 hours

1 x 18 hours with enhancement for key holder responsibilities

We require experienced, enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our busy Redditch Branch located in the Kingfisher Shopping Centre.

Magical Story is a gift & homeware retailer, specialising in fun & quirky gifts & seasonal decorations. We aspire to the principles of generosity, kindness, honesty, awareness, personal development and working together in a supportive way in the context of maintaining the commercial viability of the business.

Suitable candidates will have a passion for retail and who can:

Build and maintain relationships with customers and team members in a friendly and effective way
Maintain merchandising in the shop to a high standard
Ensure very high levels of customer service
Offer flexibility with working hours (covering both weekdays, weekends, and late night opening)

     Core Duties

     To ensure the smooth running of the shop, and maintaining the shop standards by:

    Participating in the day to day running of the shop
    Keeping the shop and displays clean and tidy at all times
    Operating the till and accurately handling cash, cheques and credit/debit cards
    Follow cashing up procedures
    Assist in changing displays of stock stop
    Receiving deliveries, unpacking, pricing and re-shelving or storing stock
    Assist with regular stock checks and annual stock takes
    Looking after all aspects of the shop whilst the Retail Manager is away
    Ensuring all fire exits and escape routes are kept free from obstruction
    Being vigilant at all times and to help minimise stock loss

      Customer Service

      To ensure that excellent customer service is demonstrated at all times by:

      Developing a good knowledge of stock, ensuring that customers are informed about the goods that they have purchased
      Informing the public about the goods on show in the shop.
      Take orders from customers, whether in person or received by phone.

        Please forward your application advising which position you wish to apply for to jobs@magicalstory.co.uk  Please state the hours and days you are available to work, as we have to ensure weekdays and weekends are resourced accordingly.


        Please note only candidates with previous retail experience will be short-listed for interviews.  It is also anticipated to only contact those candidates we wish to invite for interview due to volume of applications received.