Sales Assistant

ma7ali - Maadi, Cairo

Applicants for
3 open positions
Experience Needed:
0 to 2 years
Career Level:
Entry Level
Job Type:
Full Time Part Time Shift Based
4,000 to 5,000 EGP per month
Education Level:
High School (or equivalent) at least
Arabic, English, French
3 open positions
About the Job

Job Description:

  • The Sales Assistant’s primary role is ensuring that customers get excellent service.
  • This includes friendly and efficient check-out, as well as providing appropriate and useful information about specific products and about food, cooking, and food heritage more broadly.
  • Greeting customers, responding to inquiries about products, providing recommendations to customers on products to buy, how to use them, what makes them special, etc
  • Checking customers out
  • Dealing with, or redirecting customer complaints
  • Stocking shelves, maintaining up to date price tags, etc
  • Ensuring products are well-presented
  • Ensuring the space is clean, tidy, welcoming
  • Receiving daily fresh food deliveries (produce, dairy)


  • Beginning: Immediately
  • Reports to: Store Manager
  • Hours: Part-time or full-time arrangements possible
  • Special: This position can be combined with other roles such as social media coordination, food research, event management, procurement, logistics, etc. Bring it up in your cover letter and/or interview.
Job Requirements
  • Language: Working proficiency in English and Arabic; French a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Presentable, good hygiene, friendly/ approachable:
  • Ability to lift up to 20kg for a few minutes a few times a day; ability to stand for significant portions of the day
  • Basic computer use
  • Mental arithmetic
  • Passionate about some aspect of food, sustainability, the environment, food studies, cultural Heritage and practice, etc.
  • Previous sales or food experience is a plus
About this Company

ma7ali is like a locally sourced gourmet grocery and specialty butcher. Our vision is to foster a food culture in Egypt that values food that is GOOD (flavorsome), CLEAN (healthy, sustainable), FAIR (for producers and consumers), and LOCAL (indigenous, locally-produced).... (More)

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