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Sales & Processing Associate

Posted 2/20/2019 | Applications Accepted Until Filled

This is a full or part-time, non-exempt, position. The schedule falls within the following operational hours:

  • 9:30 am - 6:15 pm Monday through Friday

  • 9:30 am - 4:15 pm Saturday

Reports to: Resale Manager

The Sales & Processing Associate is responsible for the daily operations of the Community Action House General Store sales floor to ensure customers have a great experience while shopping and to generate income for community enriching programs. In addition, they are also responsible for ensuring the smooth transition of items from ‘donated goods’ to ‘ready for the sales floor’ items.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure customers have a great experience while shopping

  • Ensure volunteers feel their time and talents are contributing to Community Action House

  • Ensure accuracy in cash register operations

  • Ensure a speedy and organized transition of donated items into sales floor ready items

  • Ensure work areas are as neat and organized as possible

  • Ensure the appropriate resale pricing of products for the sales floor

Essential Duties

  • Maintain a clean, neat, and organized sales floor, sales counter and processing area.

  • Operate a computerized cash register system

  • May be required to act as a liaison between the resale and resource teams to help determine the value of donations and assist in merchandising products for resale

  • Help lift and move furniture as needed

  • Stock and arrange displays with needed items

  • Assist in determining the usefulness of items being donated for resale, repair, repurposing and recycling

  • Assist in training others to determine the usefulness of donated items

  • Help direct volunteers in specific duties at the Store

Possible Expanded Duties

  • Help update and maintain social media for the store

  • Create and design proper signage for the store floor

Competencies

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Ability to train others

  • Multi-tasking

  • Motivating others

  • Working well in a team environment

Skills

  • Ability to operate computerized cash register system

  • Basic computer skills: Email, Google/Microsoft Office programs.

  • Ability to create and set up appealing displays

  • Ability to coordinate teams of volunteers as needed

  • Ability to anticipate and meet the needs of customers

  • Ability to upsell customers

  • Ability to speak Spanish preferred

 Experience

  • Previous experience in retail sales

  • Previous experience leading or coordinating people

Physical Factors

  • This position requires standing for long periods of time

  • The position requires the ability to bend, lift and twist on a regular basis

  • This position requires the ability to lift 40 - 50 lbs

Competitive wages and benefits available dependent upon qualifications and experience

To Apply, please submit a resume using the “Apply Now” button below. Only submissions made using this method will be guaranteed consideration and review. Thank you.

Note: This Job Description is a description of the typical duties of this position, and is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all duties. Job incumbents may be asked to perform other duties as required.


To Apply

Apply using the form found below, and be sure to submit both a resume and a cover letter of no more than two pages expressing your interest in the position and how your background qualifies you as a candidate.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

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