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Sales Advisor

Job Title: Sales Advisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: 19000 - 19000
Contact Name: Mike Terry
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Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

Position: Sales Advisor
Location: Edinburgh (EH11)
Salary: £19,000 per annum (£28,000 OTE)

Hours: 5 in 7 days (up to 40 hours)
Experience: Sales, Retail, B2C, Selling, Furniture, Showroom Sales


The UK’s fastest growing business are seeking a Sales Advisor to join their showroom in Edinburgh. Formed in 2001 as an eBay business, the company have developed a large market share online and latterly in the offline retail sector. Boasting 14 showrooms and with 10 further showrooms set to open over the coming months across the UK, the opportunity to learn, progress and earn high commission in a high-end retail environment is not to be missed.

Sales Advisors are encouraged to make sales, up-sell products where necessary and make repeat sales by way of customer engagement including courtesy calls. The business is developing at an exponential rate boasting multiple awards including the UK’s Best Employer, the UK’s Fastest Growing Business and the UK’s Best Retailer. A desire to progress is a must considering opportunities are vast; if you are a hard hitting sales person with a strong desire to achieve commission, we want to hear from you.

This business has enjoyed much success from candidates who have previously worked in retail sales environments with past employers including; PC World, Dixons, Currys, Carphone Warehouse, Vodafone, EE and similar.


The Company:

A multi-award winning business who specialise in selling trade products nationally began life from a bedroom selling products from eBay. Fast forward a number of years and the business with a number of bases across the UK are looking to grow their team to cater to increased demand for their products.

With a number of accolades including the award for the UK’s Fastest Growing Business, the UK’s Best Employer and UK’s Best Retailer, this business needs no introduction.



  • Experience in a hard-hitting retail sales environment
  • Previous adherence to KPI’s/sales targets
  • A genuine interest in sales
  • Motivated by the prospect of commission
  • A desire to become a product champion
  • An affinity with customers and able to strike up conversations with strangers
  • Good organisational skills
  • Confident in selling via telephone and face to face
  • Good telephone manner
  • Reliable and striving to increase product knowledge
  • Motivated to sell and forge a career internally


Thompson & Terry Ltd is a recruitment consultancy specialised in the sourcing of Sales & Marketing professionals within Oxfordshire. No terminology used in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of race, age or sex.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to a high volume of applications, if you have not heard from us within 5 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful at this time.