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Retail Sales Associate (Full-time)

Company: Artist & Craftsman Supply
Location: New Haven
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

Join our team! If you would like full-time employment, Artist & Craftsman Supply's New Haven location is seeking a helping hand! Our ideal candidate has past retail experience, is a dedicated team player, has a friendly demeanor and a willingness to learn.

We are willing to train the right candidate and accepting entry-level sales associates.

*General Purpose: *
Assist with the day-to-day operations of an Artist & Craftsman Supply store.

*Schedule: *
36 - 40 hours a week with weekend availability required.

*Compensation: *

This position starts at $14.00 an hour. The successful new hire will receive a six month and one year performance review with a corresponding merit increase. They will have an annual performance and wage review thereafter.

*Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities: *

* Help customers locate products in the store
* Give product details and demonstrations to customers
* Ensure that all displayed items in the store comply with company standards
* Follow standard operating procedures of the store
* Keep inventory active and stocked, follow all receiving and stocking guidelines
* Accurately and properly handle the store's money including the opening and closing of a register, as well as the basic security of the register during store hours
* Assist customers with billing and packaging process at checkout
* Report loss and damage of products, customer feedback and complaints to the Store Manager
* Complete all tasks as assigned by the Store Manager or Assistant Store Manager
* Work designated hours per the schedule. This could include opening and/or closing the store as scheduled. Weekend work may be required.
* Maintain a courteous disposition towards customers at all times
* Maintain the cleanliness of the store, including, but not limited to, sweeping, dusting, mopping, emptying trash, and cleaning the public and employee restrooms
* All other duties as assigned by management

*Education and Experience*

* High school degree, diploma or GED Equivalent required
* Bachelor's degree or an Associate's Degree in the Fine Arts or any other related field is preferred
* Experience with fine art materials such as oil painting, printmaking, sculpture materials, etc. is preferred, but not necessary
* Experience in the retail industry preferred

*Key Competencies*

* Customer focus
* Organizing and prioritizing
* Attention to detail and accuracy
* Communication skills
* Information management skills
* Problem-solving skills


* Employee-Owned Company
* Health/Dental/Vision Benefits for Full Time
* Paid Time Off
* Paid Holidays for Full Time
* Employee Discount

*Physical Requirements: *
This job operates in a retail store environment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, stoop, kneel, bend, reach, climb, grasp and key at a computer. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to see, speak and hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

*How to Apply: *

*To be considered for this job, please submit your resume and optional cover letter introducing yourself and how your skills would apply to this role.*

*No phone calls please. Thank you!*

Artist & Craftsman Supply is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $14.00 per hour

* Dental insurance
* Employee discount
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
* 8 hour shift
Weekly day range:
* Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:
Artist & Craftsman Supply follows all CDC and state/local health guidelines.

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Artist & Craftsman Supply, New Haven , Retail Sales Associate (Full-time), Other , New Haven, Connecticut

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