Tag Archives: Retail & Customer Services

Estate Agent

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Georgia (19) is a junior negotiator at an estate agency. She describes how she found her job and the work done by herself and her colleagues. More about getting a foot … Take me to the video

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Imports Co-ordinator

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Sebastien (19) needs competent language skills for his work in the wine trade. He liaises with the French vineyards and distributors about orders and deliveries. Sometimes he works Saturdays in the shop. He is also studying for wine and spirit … Take me to the video

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Packaging Designer

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Jo (aged 25) enjoyed Design Technology at school and went on to study Product Design at university.  She works for a large manufacturing organisation designing the boxes that products are stored … Take me to the video

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Gallery Assistant

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Eli, aged 23, works for a small specialist art gallery where she is involved in all aspects of the business. She has a great deal of interaction with gallery visitors and with the artists themselves. Other tasks include hanging exhibitions, … Take me to the video

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Social Housing Administrator

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Leanne (aged 22) works in the housing department at Dudley Metropolitan Council. They have thousands of properties to let and when any become available she identifies suitable tenants. This involves talking to potential tenants on the telephone, short-listing people for … Take me to the video

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Stylist

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Sam (29) studied business at college then went back to qualify as a stylist so she could run her own beauty business. She offers a full service of hair, make-up, special effects and wardrobe support and has many clients in … Take me to the video

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Retail Assistant

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Shelly (27) works part-time (she has young children) on the check-out at Tesco.  The work can be repetitious but she is kept busy and enjoys interaction with the customers. She needs to be confident about handling cash and using the … Take me to the video

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Fishmonger

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Lindsay (24) works on the fish counter in a supermarket.  While working on the counter she has been taught how to prepare fish for customers and she can now advise customers on how different fish should be cooked. She explains … Take me to the video

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Human Resources Manager (Retail)

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Kirsty (25) started working at Tesco while she was at school as a part-time sales assistant.  She now has an administration role in the HR department.  She recruits people to work in the store and works closely with department managers … Take me to the video

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Retail Manager

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Paul (28) is a Stock Control Manager at a Tesco Superstore.  He manages a team of four people and is responsible for making sure that goods in his department (non-perishable goods) are stocked and displayed according to head office guidelines.  … Take me to the video

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