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Part-Time Retail Sales Associate

Job Title 

Retail Sales Associate: Polished Prints Shop, City Foundry

About: Polished Prints is an intentional lifestyle goods line designed for moms and kids. Our brand started in 2018 as a small hobby and has evolved into a leader in the world of ethically-made childrenswear, sold in over 400 boutiques and online at major retailers such as Nordstrom.com and Dia & Co. As we open our first retail space, we’re looking for two passionate sales associates to join our team. 

Objective: To create a friendly, uplifting and inspiring customer experience; encompassing the Polished Prints lifestyle and brand image, all while maintaining store operations and achieving sales goals. 

Responsibilities:

  • Build genuine relationships with customers 
  • Greet all customers upon entering the store 
  • Offer to hold items for the customers at the cash wrap 
  • Determine the customer’s needs and offer suggestions and alternatives 
  • Offer to locate out-of-stock product from warehouse or from a retail partner
  • Assist in maintaining store merchandising and operational standards 
  • Uphold all company policy and procedures
  • Arrive at scheduled time to open store
  • Ring transactions efficiently, issue a receipt 
  • Compare signatures on the back of card and on the POS screen
  • Demonstrate knowledge of return policy 
  • Inquire if their purchase is a gift that needs to be wrapped
  • Maintain quality control by checking every item before putting on the floor
  • Participate in daily inventory counts 
  • Other duties as assigned

Availability 

  • Must be available 2-3 days a week between the hours of 11am and 7pm 
  • Must be available to work Saturdays and Sundays 
  • 10-20 hours per week, schedules are determined at least two weeks in advance

Essential Skills + Qualities

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. 
  • An eye for store layouts and merchandising.
  • Ability to stand/walk for extended periods of time
  • Willingness to learn about Polished Prints in order to educate customers
  • Passion for ethically made goods and small business
  • Enthusiastic personality and excitement about the brand
  • Conflict resolution skills when working with the public

Qualifications

  • Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Retail experience 
  • Must have a reliable form of transportation

 

Payment

  • $16.50 Hourly pay 
  • Commission opportunities based on overall sales. Determined on a case by case basis. 

Interested parties should send their resume and cover letter to Claire Nelson at claire@polishedprints.com. Please include a brief description of why you are interested in working with Polished Prints and what your favorite t-shirt design is.