Sales Associate: Part-Time

Join our team! If you would like part-time employment, Artist & Craftsman Supply in Chicago 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.

 

General Purpose:

 

Assist with the day-to-day operations of an Artist & Craftsman Supply store.

 

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 and Holiday work is 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

 

Benefits

  • Employee-Owned Company
  • Health/Dental/Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 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. Employees are required to 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. The employee may also be required to use a pallet jack and operate a freight elevator.

 

 

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

Requirements
Skills & Qualifications: 

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
To Apply: 

To be considered for this job, send your resume titles "LastName.FirstName.Resume" and a cover letter introducing yourself and how your skills apply to working here. No phone calls please. Thank you!

Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Katie Quade