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Ascension Saint Thomas

Gift Shop Sales Associate

Ascension Saint Thomas

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Job Summary

Owned and operated by dedicated volunteers who wish to support the mission and vision of Ascension Saint Thomas, proceeds from the Gift Shop, located within Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown, benefit the Ascension Saint Thomas Foundation helping to improve the lives of those served by our healthcare ministry. The Sales Associate contributes to the overall success of the Gift Shop, helping to create an environment of hope and healing for patients and families served by Ascension Saint Thomas.

Job Responsibilities

Sales Associate is responsible for the operation of the nonprofit Gift Shop located within Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown. Daily activities and tasks include:

  • Greeting and receiving customers in a welcoming manner
  • Providing outstanding hospitality and service to all guests
  • Helping to increase sales through engagement of customers, suggestive selling and sharing product knowledge
  • Responding positively to customers’ inquiries and requests
  • Managing financial transactions including operation of cash register and credit card processor
  • Delivering flowers and Gift Shop orders to onsite hospital patient rooms
  • Assisting with inventory, including receiving and stocking merchandise
  • Maintaining a clean, organized and visually appealing environment

Qualifications

Skills: 

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and a friendly demeanor
  • Willingness to learn all aspects of a retail environment 
  • Organized with excellent attention to detail
  • Dependable, trustworthy and able to work independently
  • Flexible, positive and eager to help others
  • Capable of performing basic math skills

Education and Experience: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in retail environment preferred

Additional Information

Benefits

 

  • Employee discount on select items
  • Positive work environment supporting a healthcare nonprofit

How to Apply

 

Submit resume via email to Robin Adams, Gift Shop Manager, at robin.adams@ascension.org.

 

Details

  • Date Posted: June 4, 2021
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Administrative
  • Service Area: Health (Physical, Mental)
  • Start Date: 06/14/2021
  • Working Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM