Retail, Membership & Admissions Assistant
- WWT Slimbridge and Headquarters
- Operations, Retail / Visitor Services
- £16,328 per annum (From age 18)
- Position type
- Full Time
- Working pattern
- 37.5 hours per week, includes weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis
- Job advert
We are currently looking for an enthusiastic individual to work in our busy admissions and retail areas at WWT Slimbridge. As the first and often last point of contact with our visitors, this is a key role in the provision of a welcoming environment, striving to maximise both visitor enjoyment and engagement with the work of the Trust, and profits generated to go towards the vital conservation work of WWT.
The successful candidate will have sales experience in a customer facing retail environment and a friendly personality and a commitment to providing an exceptional visitor experience. Visual merchandising skills in a retail environment and an interest in wildlife and conservation would be beneficial to the role.
Some lifting will be required within the role to manage and display stock effectively.
The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a conservation charity that protects wetlands for wildlife and people. We conserve, restore and create wetlands. We are pioneers in saving wetland wildlife, both in the UK and around the world. At our 10 UK sites around a million visitors a year engage with wetland nature. We work internationally in key global wetland areas, balancing conservation with sustainable livelihoods and influencing national and international conservation policies.
In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:
- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service
- Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
- Life assurance
- Free parking
- Cycle to work scheme
- Free entry to all our centres
Interview date: 5th December 2019
WWT is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered solely on merit
- Job description
- Closing Date
Unless specifically stated, we do not accept CVs for job applications