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Sales Associate

Shreveport Aquarium
Shreveport, LA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The full-time sales associate position is part of the retail department. This position is responsible for creating a compelling and welcoming sales atmosphere for guests of the Shreveport Aquarium. Sales Associates maintain knowledge of the vendors the aquarium partners with and the sustainable and environmentally conscious products we stock, in order to translate that knowledge to guests so they can gain a new appreciation for the power they have as consumers to effect positive environmental change.

The sales associate is often the last team member an aquarium guest sees before leaving the aquarium. An enthusiastic and sincere associate delivering 6 star service has the power to make every outgoing guest eager for their next aquarium visit.

Responsibilities

Ensuring retail areas are attractively stocked, priced, and ready to receive guests.
Greeting and engaging all guests and assisting them in product selection. Educating guests on the environmentally friendly elements of the products they are considering and thanking/congratulating them on their sustainable choices.
Operating cash register/ following SHAQ cash handling procedures
Working closely with the Retail Manager to develop creative promotions, merchandising plans, and departmental goals.
Effective time and project management.
Performs other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge and Skills

Willingness and ability to adhere to company employee guidelines (i.e. Planet Aqua Group – Shreveport Aquarium policies and guidelines)
Ability to maintain a clean/organized work environment.
Ability to work effectively with limited or no supervision and maintain a work ethic supporting the aquarium’s mission and goals.

Minimum 5 years retail sales experience

 

Shreveport Aquarium

Why Work Here?
Unique setting, great people, lots of opportunity

Address

601 Clyde Fant Parkway

Shreveport, LA
USA

Industry

Business

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