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Sales Specialist (Part-time) - Job Post Inactive

Job Description

  • Provides excellent customer service to a wide audience of different backgrounds and cultures
  • Handles inquiries about books/magazines/stationery/gifts with patience and relating it to the customer's needs
  • Receives item deliveries and replenishes merchandise throughout the shop continuously to ensure shelves are stocked
  • Supports during events/book clubs/story-time with necessary preparations
  • Contributes to store and personal sales target

Job Requirements

  • GCSEs (A* to C) including English and Maths
  • 1-2 years of experience in a sales environment
  • Fluency in English speaking/writing/reading (Fluency in Arabic is a plus)
  • Presentable and customer oriented
  • Ability to lift boxes, be on your feet for long periods of time and flexible in working at different store locations

Working Hours

  • Full Shift 9 Hours (Including lunch = 60 minutes + break = 30 minutes both unpaid)
  • 2-3 Days/Week (15hrs-22.5hrs/week)

To apply for the Full-time position please send your resume and cover letter to (info@alefbookstores.co.uk) with the subject line (ABL-PT-01).


Sales Specialist (Full-time) - Job Post Inactive

Job Description

  • Provides excellent customer service to a wide audience of different backgrounds and cultures
  • Handles inquiries about books/magazines/stationery/gifts with patience and relating it to the customer's needs
  • Receives item deliveries and replenishes merchandise throughout the shop continuously to ensure shelves are stocked
  • Supports during events/book clubs/story-time with necessary preparations
  • Contributes to store and personal sales target

Job Requirements

  • GCSEs (A* to C) including English and Maths
  • 1-2 years of experience in a sales environment
  • Fluency in English speaking/writing/reading (Fluency in Arabic is a plus)
  • Presentable and customer oriented
  • Ability to lift boxes, be on your feet for long periods of time and flexible in working at different store locations

Working Hours

  • Full Shift 9 Hours (Including lunch = 60 minutes + break = 30 minutes both unpaid)
  • 5 Days/Week (37.5hrs/week)

To apply for the Full-time position please send your resume and cover letter to (info@alefbookstores.co.uk) with the subject line (ABL-FT-02).


Apprentice - Job Post Active Apply Now

Apprenticeship Description

ALEF Bookstores UK offers an apprenticeship program for the students who have the right to live & work in the UK.

*The apprenticeship is rewarded by an hourly rate of £3.50.*

The apprenticeship at ALEF Bookstores UK  is an agreement to be renewed monthly based on the evaluation of the candidate's performance and commitment to the following criteria:

1) Punctuality in attendance and in committing to the official working hours of the store
2) Blending within the store culture. This is communicated by the store manager and the senior team members.
3) Following the guidelines and rules within the employee handbook.
4) Fulfilling requested tasks in an appropriate time.
5) Showing respect to all team members, customers and external parties in contact with ALEF Bookstores UK.
6) Delivering the accustomed image of ALEF Bookstores UK in a delightful demeanour at all times.

*Failing to commit to any of the above mentioned criteria will result in terminating the apprenticeship agreement .
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Apprenticeship Requirements

  • Aged 16-19
  • Working towards GCSEs (A* to C) including English and Maths
  • Some experience in a sales environment
  • Fluency in English speaking/writing/reading (Fluency in Arabic is a plus)
  • Presentable and customer oriented
  • Ability to lift boxes, be on your feet for long periods of time and flexible in working at different store locations

Working Hours

  • Full Shift 9 Hours (Including lunch = 60 minutes + break = 30 minutes both unpaid)
  • 2-3 Days/Week (15hrs-22.5hrs/week)

To apply for the Apprenticeship program please send your resume and cover letter to (info@alefbookstores.co.uk) with the subject line (ABL-APP-01).