Sales Adviser

  • Job Reference: 00000172-1
  • Date Posted: 15 August 2019
  • Recruiter: McEwen Furnishings
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  • Location: Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting, Administration, Call Centre / Customer Service, Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Contract, Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description


McEwen Furnishings, a family run business in the heart of Kirkwall.  We have been providing quality furnishings in Orkney for over 60 years.  We have a loyal customer base and pride ourselves in excellent customer service.


 We are seeking a Sales Adviser to support our customers on the shop floor, in all aspect of our busy business. This role requires a trustworthy and friendly individual who will work as part of a small team to meet the demands of the everyday running of the shop.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide outstanding one to one customer service to assist our customers with making the right purchase to suit their needs
  • Liaising with other members of the team to ensure deliveries are complete on time
  • Invoicing, processing customer payments and sealing with 0% finance purchases
  • Regular use of Microsoft Word, Excel and Sage - previous experience using these packages would be advantageous
  • Maintaining in-house displays and stock control
  • General shop duties


Hours:                  25 hours per week (availability to work Saturdays is essential)

Contract:             9 months, potential to be extended for the right candidate

Salary:                 £9.00 per hour



To apply: Please send your CV to or by post to - McEwen Furnishings, 76 Junction Road, Kirkwall, Kw15 1AR


 Closing Date - 15th September 2019



The recruitment process for this vacancy is being handled directly by the employer.  Candidates currently registered with The Orkney Employment Consultancy are required to submit their own application following the instructions listed above.  The employer advertising this vacancy is responsible for contacting you regarding the progress of your application.