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Things Remembered - Grand Rapids, MI

Job Summary

The Seasonal Sales Associate represents Things Remembered to our customer.

This position has primary responsibility for customer satisfaction, generating sales, engraving, housekeeping, merchandising, POS operations and loss prevention, in adherence with all company/store standards

Responsibilities and Duties

1. Has previous retail or customer service experience, preferably in a selling environment

2. Demonstrates success in selling. Uses selling techniques such as add-on sales and describing engraving information to customers to enhance salesmanship and reach store and individual sales goals. This requires constant standing and walking to work with customers and show them merchandise.

3. Is proficient in the basic skills of store operations: engraving; performance of all register transactions; and equipment maintenance. This requires constant standing at the register and equipment as well as occasional squatting and kneeling.

4. Participates in store activities of stocking, processing incoming and outgoing merchandise shipments.

Qualifications and Skills

1. Understands basic retail concepts: selling, visual merchandising, and loss prevention

2. Understands the importance of and is motivated by achieving sales goals and continually strives to increase sales

3. Demonstrates effective interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate verbally in a clear, audible, and grammatically correct manner

4. Ability to listen/read and accurately transcribe and verify customer message specifications onto engraved merchandise.

5. Relates to all customer segments and creates a good first impression

6. Manages multiple tasks and time effectively

7. Works as part of a team

8. Maintains a high energy level

9. Identifies the specific needs of the customer and suggests appropriate gift items.

10. Accepts suggestions and criticism in a positive manner and acts on them appropriately

11. Understands importance of teamwork in the store

12. Displays pride, self-confidence and a positive attitude

13. Is an active learner who takes responsibility for personal development

14. Has a strong work ethic and sense of personal responsibility

15. Is goal-oriented

16. Ability to work unsupervised

17. Displays flexibility to work a varied schedule to meet store needs

For consideration click APPLY or email resume to Jennie at

Job Type: Temporary

Required education:

High school or equivalent
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• Location: Grand Rapids

• Post ID: 42277662 grandrapids is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017