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Sorry, we're not sure what you mean by 'this reason'? Please could you rephrase the question?

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6.6 weeks holiday (including bank holidays); but we are a retail business that's open on weekends and bank holidays, so some weekend/evening/bank holiday flexibility is expected.

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The only in-store jobs that are paid a salary plus commission are in our Showroom departments. Showroom Sales Advisors and Showroom Lead Takers are commissionable. All other in-store jobs are salaried/paid by hourly rate. Commission is paid monthly.

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B&Q's minimum wage has now increased to £8.03. As before, this is the minimum, so depending on what store you work in, you may still be eligible for an additional location allowance. Plus benefits as standard.

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Have a look at the FAQ's on our careers site, they'll give you tons of information about what you can expect when you interview with us.
https://www.bandqcareers.com/faq/

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The dress code is smart casual so wear something comfortable and appropriate for an interview. Make sure you wear closed toe shoes if you’re heading into store to a selection event or interview, just in case you visit the shop floor.
To find out more about interviewing at B&Q, have a look at our careers site FAQ's page:
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20% but there are T&C's.
To find out more about rewards & benefits at B&Q, have a look at our careers site FAQ's page:
https://www.bandqcareers.com/faq/

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To find out more about applying and interviewing at B&Q, have a look at our careers site FAQ's page:
https://www.bandqcareers.com/faq/

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To find out more about interviewing at B&Q, have a look at our careers site FAQ's page:
https://www.bandqcareers.com/faq/

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Commission is only applicable to certain Showroom jobs, and does vary depending on amount of sale.
To find out more about working at B&Q, have a look at our careers site FAQ's page:
https://www.bandqcareers.com/faq/

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