Established in 1981 with a single store in the North West of England, JD Sports Fashion Plc is a leading Multi-Channel retailer of sports fashion and outdoor brands in the UK and Europe. The Group has over 3300 stores across a number of retail fascia’s and is proud of the fact that it always provides its customers with the latest products from the very best brands.
Being part of Team JD you will be responsible for ensuring our customers receive the best possible service each time they visit your store. You will assist in maximising store profitability by exceeding your sales targets and utilising the in-store devices, while contributing to a successful store team.
What will the apprentice be doing?
Responsibilities -Greet all customers in a warm, genuine and friendly manner. -Ensure that customers receive the best possible service every time that they enter a JD store. -Understand the process of the Customer Service measuring programme. -Drive sales, ensuring that targets are achieved and, where possible, exceeded. -Utilise the in-store devices, offering the customer the whole product range. -Provide alternatives and add on sales at every opportunity. -Assist in maintaining standards on the shop floor. -Keep stock clean and presentable at all times. -Replenish stock levels when needed, making sure the full size range is on the shop floor where possible. -Ensure that product is priced correctly. -Keep all displays up to date. -To deputise for other staff, work within departments, or carry out other duties as required. -Represent JD Sports in the most professional manner at all times. -Conduct your work in a safe and responsible manner.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Retailer level 2 qualification including Functional Skills in Maths and English if required
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired