We are always looking for highly motivated sales people for our growing business!
Our current openings are in our Blooming Boutique, Gift Store, and Treasures (Jewelry) Store locations. Available positions are in Lewes, Long Neck, and Milford. Flexibility to travel between locations is required.
CUSTOMER FOCUSED RETAIL SALES ASSOCIATE
Keeping a Blooming Boutique, Treasures, or our Gift shops thriving requires a diverse set of skills. You play an integral role in the store’s success as you are the liaison between the customer and company. We are looking for individuals who have sales experience and that are able to stand on their
feet, work quickly and accurately, multi-task and are very outgoing.
Your main function is to assist customers in finding and purchasing the required merchandise in a retail environment.
- greet customers
- find out the customer's needs
- recommend, select and help locate the right merchandise
- describe a product's features and benefits
- demonstrate use and operation of the product
- answer customer queries regarding the store and the merchandise
- provide information about care and maintenance of merchandise
- receive and process cash, check and charge/credit payments
- provide change and receipts
- bag or package purchases
- count money, sort charge slips and balance monies
- maintain sales records
- place special orders
- organize and process merchandise exchanges
- stay current with sales prices
- recognize and monitor security issues
- arrange and display merchandise
- keep merchandise area tidy
- take stock inventory
- requisition new stock
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
- high school diploma or equivalent preferred
- knowledge of customer service principles and processes
- knowledge of sales principles
- experience in a retail, customer service or sales environment
- basic business administration knowledge
- good communication skills
- customer service orientation
- stress tolerance
- high energy level
- endurance – being able to work on your feet for your shift
COMPANY DRESS CODE
- Your appearance is an integral part of Blooming Boutique’s image. You must be wearing our merchandise when dealing with customers and representing our company.
- No junky or dirty flip flops. No sneakers.
- No jeans. No shorts or t-shirts – only exception is jeans. Walking short length shorts and t-shirts that we sell in the specific store you work.
- No extremes in jewelry/ accessories, piercings or tattoos.
- Come in accessorized – we are a full accessory store and that is the image we want to portray to our clients.
- Make sure your hair is properly maintained: no one wants to be served by someone with unkempt hair. Wash it and style it appropriately.
- Look clean & proper: These are simply the basics of proper grooming. Make sure your fingernails look clean and nicely maintained, and for the ladies, if you’re exposing your toes, make sure they look pedicured.
- Maintain good posture, don’t chew gum and smile – these are always in style!
- Cell phones are to be away and used only if needed for business.