Job Type Selling - Non Management Region Northern England Location York Preferred Hours Full Time Partnership Level 09 Closing Date 15 Dec 2017 Vacancy Type Permanent Salary Pay In Range 8.82 - 11.46 Salary Frequency per hour Hours of Work Various hours of work across seven days to include early starts of 08:55 AM, late finishes of 20:10 PM and weekends. We request that candidates only apply for this position if you can fully commit to the advertised working hours, or we will be unable to proceed with your application. These vacancies are for all year round and are not suitable for term time only or holiday time only. Please note we reserve the right to close the vacancy early in light of a large response. Duties & Responsibilities You will focus on achieving department sales targets through a focus on selling and the delivery of a market leading customer experience. To add value to the efficient and profitable running of your department in order to achieve your business and personal objectives, along with those of your team and the branch. Selling Partners act as ambassadors for the John Lewis brand, providing the level of customer service which makes us unrivalled in the marketplace Job Requirements Selling Partners are required to take an active interest in the management of their department so you should have an understanding of retail, be aware of who John Lewis' s competitors are and be comfortable to offer advice to customers. Our aim is to solve any customer queries/ complaints quickly, so you should be confident in managing such situations to a successful conclusion for both our Customers and the business. We request that candidates only apply for this position if you can fully commit to the advertised working hours, or we will be unable to proceed with your application. Please note we reserve the right to close the vacancy early in light of a large response. Required desirable experience skills and qualifications Previous experience of selling - where a specific department is stated, experience should be related. Previous experience in a customer facing role.