We're looking for an experienced part-time sales assistant to join our team in Balham.

If you're enthusastic, friendly, available to work weekdays and weekends then this could be the role for you.

Interested? Great, send a CV and cover letter to


Postmark - Sales Assistant - Job Description

As a shop assistant at Postmark you will play a key role in delivering the very best customer service to everyone who shops with us.  Working as a team you will help to ensure that your store is always looking its best by maintaining a well- stocked and visually appealing shop and that you are always on hand to help customers when needed.

Routine daily duties include:

  • Greeting customers who enter the shop.
  • Stocking shelves with merchandise to ensure the shop floor looks its best and has a good selection of cards, especially bestsellers, available.
  • Assisting shoppers to find the cards and stationery they are looking for.
  • Answering queries from customers.
  • Being responsible for processing cash and card payments.
  • Dealing with customer refunds.
  • Reporting any discrepancies and problems to your supervisor.
  • Balancing cash registers with receipts if you are on a closing shift.
  • Opening the store and getting it ready for the day if you are on the early shift.
  • Keeping the store tidy and clean, this includes hovering and mopping.
  • Dealing with customer complaints.
  • Receiving and storing the delivery of large amounts of stock
  • Pricing merchandise on the shop floor.
  • Responsible for security within the store and being on the look-out for shoplifters and fraudulent credit cards etc.
  • Keeping up to date with special promotions and putting up displays.

The personal skills that we look for at Postmark:

  • A friendly and engaging personality.
  • Comfortable working with members of the public.
  • A confident manner.
  • Helpful and polite.
  • Assistants should be physically fit as they will be on their feet for most of the day and may be required to lift large amounts of stock.
  • An interest in cards and stationery
  • Able to work as part of a team.
  • Smart appearance and articulate.