Japan Centre General Assistant

We are looking for a Shop Assistant for Japan Centre Leicester square

Job Purpose: As a General Assistant you will help your line managers with daily tasks in order to run the site smoothly.

Location: SW1Y 4EA

Pay: £9/ Hour 

Working hours: Full time minimum 40 a week, shifts are scheduled on a rota basis, including early morning, late nights and weekends. 

Job purpose:

  • Provide exceptional customer service at all times 
  • To be an ambassador for the Japan Centre Group Brand
  • To assist customers while they are in our sites with any questions or queries they may have
  • To Serve customers through the till
  • To assist customer packing or carrying their shopping within our sites
  • To prepare food for our customers
  • Adhering to Food Safety and Health and Safety standards 
  • To advise our customers about our food products
  • To serve food to our customers
  • Refill our shelves with the relevant products
  • Check & rotate date codes to ensure we provide our customers with quality products
  • Complete stocktaking activities on a periodic basis
  • This job requires you to stand throughout your working shifts
  • Manual Handling - lifting, bending, stretching and carrying heavy items

Essential Skills:

  • Speak/read/write Japanese
  • Previous experience in a similar role

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Japan Centre Store

35b Panton St
SW1Y 4EA London Directions selina.rai@japancentre.com 0203 405 6281 View page

Employee Benefits

Join us and you get all these amazing benefits!

  • 20% employee discount

    Employees get 20% off across all our sites including Shoryu, Heddon Yokocho, Japan Centre, and Ichiba

  • Free Staff Lunch

    Tasty rice and noodle dishes. Delish!

  • Perkbox

    Employees get discount from big brand retailers.

  • Auto-enrollment pensions scheme

    3% contribution from Now Pensions


I am excited to welcome you to the Japan Centre family and share with you my passion for Japanese foods, traditions and heritage from my hometown Fukuoka. 

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