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Sales Associate

Jobs Description

Responsible for helping the Store to achieve sales objectives by using effective guest service techniques.

Areas of Responsibility

Responsible for selling Store merchandise to Guests while maintaining  the Company's standard in Guest service. Demonstrate merchandise according Company guidelines and product knowledge. Operate the Store Point of Sale register to ring up sales. Assist with the merchandising, stocking and general up keep of the Store.

Education / Experience Requirements

To preform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform the essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Education and Experience: Must have at least 2 years secondary education and be at least 17 years of age.

Computer Skills: Ability to understand Microsoft Windows environment, Ability to operate Point of Sale register system

Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one on one and small group situations to Guests.

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent. 

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one or two step instructions. Ability to deal with people effectively.

Other Skills and Abilities: Must have excellent teamwork and interpersonal communication skills. Must be able to dress in costume during the Halloween season and/or during a marketing promotion as necessary. 

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an  Associate to successfully perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job the Associate is regularly required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel crouch or crawl. Be able to use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms. Be able to climb or balance, regularly lift and or move up to 50 lbs. Must be able to talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job includes distance vision and depth perception.