Careers at Abakhan

Careers at Abakhan

How to Apply

Do you have both a creative flair and a passion for providing amazing customer service? If so then you could be just the person for us!

If you're interested in applying for one of the available positions below, please submit your current CV along with information regarding your working availability (days & hours) to [email protected]. Please include the job reference number with your application.

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Store Supervisors

Our Supervisors play an important part in the success of our business. Working as part of the store Management team you will be responsible for ensuring the store and sales team are fully equipped to offer all our customers both excellent service and an exceptional shopping experience.

Our Supervisors are enthusiastic, motivated individuals who either have a passion for creativity or develop one while working in one of our stores. Duties will include serving customers, calculating measurements, advising on product requirements, till work, dealing with enquiries and processing customer orders. You will also be required to merchandise products, check stock levels, incoming deliveries and replenish stock on a daily basis, along with other duties associated with a retail environment. You will be required to act as Duty Manager on a regular basis having responsibility for the whole branch in the absence of the other Management team.

With proven leadership skills, you will manage and motivate your sales team to succeed through effective communication and will be able to demonstrate excellent service and people skills. Supervisory experience in a similar role is required. Flexibility with working hours & days is essential. The successful candidate may be required to undergo a DBS check.

 

  • Bolton Branch
  • Job Reference Number: 32015
  • Permanent
  • 25hrs per week plus additional casual/flexi hours as required
  • Ideally applicants will have prior supervisory experience in a retail setting
  • Applicants must be flexible over working days including weekends and Bank Holidays.
  • Closing date: 26/05/2024
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    Sales Assistant Opportunities

    Our sales assistants are enthusiastic, motivated individuals who either have a passion for creativity or develop one while working in one of our stores. We are looking for team players who have excellent communication and customer service skills. Duties will include serving customers, calculating measurements, advising on products, till work, processing customer orders, merchandising and the replenishment of stock along with other duties associated with a retail environment. Previous retail experience is advantageous, as is an interest in the products we sell. Flexibility with working hours/days including weekends & Bank Holidays is essential.

     

  • Shrewsbury Branch
  • Job Reference Number: 54022
  • Temporary
  • 12hrs per week plus additional casual/flexi hours as required
  • Applicants must be flexible over working days including weekends and Bank Holidays.
  • Closing date: 02/06/2024
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    Cafe Opportunities

    The role of our Cafe Assistants is very varied and can include serving a variety of hot and cold foods, drinks and carvery, till work, clearing tables or dish washing. You will also be required to assist in cleaning duties, stock replenishment and some kitchen duties such as veg preparation and sandwich making. An interest in food along with a passion for great customer service is essential. Experience in a similar environment is preferred and you should either hold or be prepared to undertake training for a Food Safety L2 certificate. Flexibility with working hours/days including weekends & Bank Holidays is essential. Our Café is situated at our Head Office and Retail site at Mostyn, North Wales.

     

  • Cafe Assistant
  • Job Reference Number: 14037
  • Temporary
  • 15hrs per week plus additional casual/flexi hours as required
  • Ideally applicants will have catering experience
  • Applicants must be flexible over working days including weekends and Bank Holidays.
  • Closing date: 02/06/2024
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    Please note, vacancies may be withdrawn sooner than the advertised closing date should a suitable candidate be appointed