Senior Sales Assistant

Job Title: Senior Sales Assistant
Full time
Duration: Permanent
Pay: £8.42 per/hour

The Royal Yacht Britannia is an award-winning five-star visitor attraction and exclusive events venue in Edinburgh.  The 150-strong team on board is committed to the same standards of excellence that were expected when Britannia was in service. This dedication to excellence has led to Britannia being rated as Scotland’s Best Visitor Attraction for 10 years’ running, by national tourist board, VisitScotland and in TripAdvisor’s Top 10 UK attractions 2014-16.

Britannia's Gift Shop is the benchmark for five-star retailing within Scotland’s tourism industry, and we now have a fantastic opportunity for an outstanding Senior Sales to join our great team.

Our Senior Sales team, together with the management and supervisor team, are responsible for the day to day operation of the gift shop, on board NAAFI and reception ticket desk. This involves opening and closing procedures, cash handling, motivating the team and engaging with our customers in a 5 Star Visitor Attraction.

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, have a can-do flexible attitude, excellent communication and team work skills and a passion for exceptional customer care. The candidate must have previous work experience within a similar role. 

Company benefits include:

  • Enhanced long service holiday entitlement
  • Life Assurance
  • Performance and loyalty payment scheme
  • Complimentary tickets and staff discount

If you feel you have the personality, skills and experience we are looking for, then we would love to hear from you.

Please send your CV and a covering letter outlining why you feel you would be suitable for the role of Senior Sales Assistant to: or postal applications to:

Kirsty Sharp
The Royal Yacht Britannia
Ocean Drive

No agencies please.

Please note, due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to unsuccessful candidates.  If you have been selected for interview you will be contacted directly.

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