Seasonal Sales Associate - Customer Service Superstars

Edible Canada - Vancouver, BC (28 days ago)

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Edible Canada is hiring Seasonal Sales Associates to help us conquer the busiest season of the year. If you are interested in the local food scene, supporting small businesses and making customers happy, then come join us this holiday season!

As a Seasonal Retail Sales Associate or Customer Service Superstar for Edible Canada you will work with our Retail Floor Manager to create legendary in-store experiences, educating on and sampling a large selection of Canadian-made gourmet artisanal food products. Located on Granville Island, it’s a beautiful and festive place to work. You’ll deal with a high volume of locals and tourists alike and the atmosphere will be vibrant and fun!

Responsibilities:

- Greet guests warmly and answer any questions they may have

- Maintain a detailed knowledge of the products that we carry including where they were made, what ingredients are used and what makes them unique

- Educate guests on the product that we carry and provide samples

- Maintain the cleanliness of the store; sweeping, cleaning shelving units, windows, etc…

- Ensure that store shelves are stocked at all times

- Cash handling and using the POS machine to ring through customer orders

- You may be required to open and close the store

- Merchandise product

- Receive, and put away product orders

- You may be required to process and ship online orders

- Put together walk-in gift basket orders

- Complete cash out at the beginning of each shift as outlined by accounting and the Retail Floor Manager

- Support the Retail Floor Manager in achieving sales targets

We are looking for people who are:

- Extremely outgoing, social, and have a passion for customer service

- Positive, fun loving and genuinely happy

- Great team players but also can work independently with little direction

- Keen to jump in with both feet and get stuff done

- Passionate about food and supporting small vendors/businesses

- Experienced in retail

The Details:

- Hourly wage of $14 depending on experience

- Hours between 9am and 8pm (many shifts within that)

- Store located on Granville Island

  • Business casual attire

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $14 /hour

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Experience:

  • sales: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Vancouver, BC (Preferred)