Retail Assistant
Wellington, Full Time, Retail
Please Quote Reference Number 82844
  • Retail experience required
  • Be part of a growing and dynamic team
  • Competitive salary package on offer

  • Who are we?

    Tactical Solutions is an established defence and security company specialising in a wide variety of products. We are in a stage of growth with lots of exciting opportunities. We take our role as a lead supplier to government, law enforcement, defence, correctional, security and EMS organisations seriously. For over 20 years we have followed advancements in protection and security equipment to ensure that the professionals who depend on us are best equipped and well informed. We have maintained strong relationships with the world's leading developers, making sure that breakthrough technologies are available to our clients throughout Australasia and the Pacific. We have listened to our clients, sourcing solutions that genuinely respond to their unique requirements. To this end we have become known as leaders for the supply of defence and security equipment.

    What's the role about?

    Tactical Solutions operates a Hub in Wellington, located at Trentham, and part of this operation is a modern, well-stocked and interesting retail store. We need a bright, enthusiastic and experienced Retail Assistant to make this the best store of its kind in the region:
    • Opening and closing the shop
    • Running the shop - occasionally on a sole charge basis
    • Friendly Customer service - instore, phone and email
    • Liaising with the marketing department and executing store-led campaigns
    • Preparing POS material
    • Creating displays
    • Keeping the shop looking clean and shiny
    • Restocking items
    • Sending out orders
    • Testing gear, from time to time, and being able to do short reviews
    • Keeping all the relevant records necessary in a busy retail shop
    • Assistance with storeroom duties as required
    • Liaising with the Auckland Retail Store and Warehouse to ensure Wellington shelves are fully stocked at all times - daily reviews of stock levels are required
    What you'll need to succeed in this role

    To be considered, you must demonstrate that you meet the following qualities and requirements:
    • An interest in Defence, Law Enforcement, EMS, Tactical or other front-line environments
    • Work well in a team but be happy to run the shop on your own at times
    • Be motivated, resourceful and enthusiastic
    • Take pride in what you do, and pride in your employer's brand and reputation
    • Be able to follow instructions
    • Display a confident and well-presented appearance and style
    • Communicate well - be punctual - be present
    • Be well organised and methodical with a keen attention to detail
    • Be prepared to have fun
    Previous retail experience is essential, merchandising skills would be very useful, and experience in any of the front-line environments we strongly relate to would be an advantage.

    You must have a clean Police employment vetting check, and a clean NZ Driver's licence.

    What you'll get in return

    Join a progressive and growing firm and become part of a friendly team of dedicated enthusiastic staff. You will be paid a competitive annual salary package and enjoy generous discounts on our comprehensive product range.

    An immediate start date for this position is available. If you have all the attributes we're looking for, please apply as soon as possible.

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