Casual Trading Assistants (Retail, Admissions and Membership)
- WWT London Wetland Centre (Barnes)
- Retail / Visitor Services
- £9.61 per hour
- Position type
- Working pattern
- Various hours to be worked on an ad-hoc basis
- Job advert
We are currently looking for enthusiastic individuals to work in our busy admissions and retail areas at WWT London Wetland Centre. As the first and often last point of contact with our visitors, the ideal candidate will be confident in providing excellent professional customer care to all 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. You will need to be happy working across admissions, retail and catering.
The successful candidates will have sales experience in a customer facing retail environment, a friendly personality and a commitment to providing an exceptional visitor experience, including all aspects of customer care, in a professional and approachable manner. 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.
If you would like to work within this busy and dynamic environment please submit a CV and covering letter to Sebastien Latour at either of the following contacts:
Email address: Sebastien.firstname.lastname@example.org
Postal address: WWT London Wetland Centre, Queens Elizabeth Walk, Barnes, SW13 9WT
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.
Please note that if you are applying for the above position you must be legally eligible to work in the UK and be able to provide documents at interview stage to confirm this.
WWT is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered solely on merit.
Registered Charity Number England & Wales, no 1030884 and Scotland, no SC039410
- Job description
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