Sales Advisor Open Day

Location London
Salary: Up to £10.85 dependent on experience
Job ref: 031333
Published: about 2 months ago



We are regarded as the trusted decorating and DIY retail brand in London, selling paint, tools, plumbing, electrical and woodwork materials throughout our 32 stores. As part of the Grafton Group we have the stability and support of a leader in the field of Building Materials and DIY Retail.


We’ll be running a Recruitment Open Day in your area very soon to find our next local expert Sales Advisor, so register your interest today!


Let’s paint the picture for you! We do retail differently!


At Leyland SDM, you won’t spend countless hours stuck on a till. Instead you'll spend your days assisting trade and retail customers with all their DIY, decorating and building material needs; offering advice and guidance on a vast range of products and services.

We are the specialists, and our customers are loyal to our expertise and knowledge.


Don’t worry if you’ve never worked in DIY before, you’ll receive all the product training you need; you bring your outgoing personality, and we’ll do the rest! Our environments are very sociable, and whether we're mixing paint, providing outstanding service, managing deliveries or keeping the store looking its best, we do it with enthusiasm, knowing our customers will keep coming back.


What key skills and experience are we looking for?

  • Confident communication skills – You will be interacting with customers everyday
  • “Can do” attitude - We work better together, going the extra mile every day for each other, and our customers
  • Appetite to learn – whether it’s the products we sell, mixing paint, or other in-store services and store procedures – the opportunities will be endless!
  • Flexibility – Our stores are open 7 days a week, with opening times generally 6:30am – 6pm with reduced hours at the weekends

How will we reward you?

We have an excellent benefits package on offer:

  • Up to £10.85 hourly rate
  • Annual bonus opportunity
  • Career Development – our Training Academy programme creates career development opportunities for all
  • 30 days holiday a year, increasing with service
  • Up to 20% discount in Leyland SDM, plus discount across other Grafton Group brands
  • Pension contributions via salary sacrifice, saving on tax and national insurance
  • Health Cashplan – claim money back on everyday healthcare needs and treatments (Dental, physio, prescriptions to name a few)
  • Share saving scheme into our parent company, the Grafton Group
  • Company sick pay
  • Life assurance
  • Cycle2work scheme coming soon
  • 100’s of retail discounts available through our flexible benefits portal

If this sounds like an opportunity too good to miss, then we want to hear from you!