Cheewood Estate & Gardens

Part-time Retail Sales Associate

Cheewood Estate & Gardens

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Job Summary

The Cheekwood Retail Department is seeking friendly and energetic salespeople to provide excellent customer service, drive sales and assist in store operations within multiple gift shops at Cheekwood Estate & Gardens. Cheekwood has three gift shops on the property. The Garden Gift Shop sells gardening tools, décor, and children’s items. The Mansion Gift Shop is located inside the Historic Mansion & Museum, selling jewelry, art, and gift items. The Holiday Shop is a high-volume shop selling holiday merchandise and s’mores kits for use outside at the nearby firepits.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Greeting the visitors as a Cheekwood representative. Always offering excellent customer service with a genuinely friendly attitude while providing information and assistance to customers.
  • Opening/closing procedures within the Gift Shops.
  • Unpacking, pricing, and stocking merchandise within the store standards and practices.
  • Operating Point of Sale computer system – completing sales, returns and various other transactions.
  • Responsible for tracking both individual and store sales, while aiming to meet daily, weekly, and monthly financial goals.

Qualifications

  • Customer Service experience required. Retail experience preferred.
  • Pleasant service-oriented demeanor and strong customer service skills.
  • Ability to remain productive and motivated while working alone.
  • Flexible schedule – must have the availability to work 16-30 hours each week and ability to work nights & weekends.
  • Willing to walk/stand for long periods.
  • This position is seasonal (October – January)

Additional Information

Benefits

Employee discount at Cafe29 and Gift Shops.

How to Apply

Please send your resume to Penny Bruckse, Vice President of Human Resources at Pbruckse@cheekwood.org.

Cheekwood is an equal opportunity workplace

Details

  • Date Posted: September 28, 2021
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Other
  • Service Area: Arts / Culture
  • Start Date: 10/08/2021
  • Working Hours: Flexible schedule / 16-30 hours