The Preservation Society of Newport County seeks part-time retail Sales Associates to work up with 30 hours per week, including a mixture of week and weekend days including some holidays.
The Sales Associate is responsible for providing friendly and efficient customer service at our PSNC Mansion Stores. The Sales Associate assists the visitor in their purchase of different merchandise items, making suggestions for merchandise purchases and completing the sale accurately and efficiently.
Greet visitors in a friendly and caring manner making them feel welcome.
Unpack merchandise and restock displays.
Assist the visitor in identifying his/her merchandise needs by asking questions as outlined in training.
Accurately operate cash register, credit card machine, and maintain cash drawer.
Complete daily sales forms, prepare deposits to send to PSNC Finance Department, count and balance cash drawer, and open/close according to procedure.
Alert Supervisor to any problems in the daily operation and any dissatisfied visitors.
Maintain and restock merchandise and supplies used in the daily operation.
Perform light housekeeping to include cleaning of glass, sales counter, and general work area.
Perform other related duties as required or directed.
A desirable candidate will possess the following:
High School Degree or equivalent.
Retail Sales, customer service and cash handling experience preferred.
A professional appearance.
Maintain a positive attitude and focus on customer satisfaction in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to multitask and balance the needs of several customers at once.
Ability to read, write and perform basic math.
Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time.
Able to lift up to 15 lbs. occasionally.
Able to operate telephone, fax machine, credit card reader and POS cash register.
Follow prescribed safety, health rules, regulations and practices.
Interested parties may apply here.