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An Entry-Level Retail Sales Assistant at Zara earns an average salary of AU$48,798 per year.

Job Description for Retail Sales Assistant

Successfully operating a retail establishment requires many elements working in tandem, both inside and outside the store. When a customer enters a store for the first time, a large part of what forms their initial impression is the manner and quality of the retail staff. The retail sales associate is one of the key cogs that makes the machinery of a retail store function. A retail sales associate typically has several duties, but the most important of them is to engage the customer and assist them in finding what they have come to find.


Retail Sales Assistant Tasks

  • Greet customers, answer questions, and direct attention to products.
  • Organize and maintain retail floor.
  • Accept payment and place special orders.
  • Assist with purchases, pricing, sizes, and fittings.

Retail Sales Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Retail Sales Assistant

Less than 1 year
1-4 years

Skills That Affect Retail Sales Assistant Salaries


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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
dental benefits
vision benefits
no benefits
None: 100%