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Sales Associate Retail

The Raw Connection, Inc. Carmel, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $15 to $18 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, Dental

Make a Difference! Join our team at The Raw Connection – Carmel, CA

We are a local, independent health food store for pets, specializing in raw and whole food diets for dogs and cats. We’re searching for friendly, outgoing, and hard-working sales associates to join our team. Both full time and part time positions are available.

Looking for:

  • Outstanding customer service skills – customer comes first attitude!
  • A genuine love for animals
  • Knowledge of/or willingness to learn nutrition
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proactive team player who looks for ways to help coworkers and customers
  • Dependable and punctual
  • Takes initiative to do whatever it takes to get the job done

Duties include, but not limited to:

  • Greet all customers and their pets
  • Provide nutritional advice for both beginners and advanced customers
  • Assist customers in selecting the appropriate merchandise to meet their needs
  • Process sales and run reports on Quickbooks Point of Sale System
  • Answer the phone and follow through with customers’ questions
  • Contact customers when special orders have arrived
  • Assist customers by carrying their packages to the car
  • Restock product on floor and in walk-in freezer
  • Recommend and fit/adjust harnesses on dogs
  • Keep the store clean: sweep, dust, empty trash, etc.

Requirements/Desired Qualifications:

  • Must have a love of animals and a passion to learn and educate customers on the nutritional benefits of whole versus processed foods.
  • Retail Store experience (grocery store or other high volume retail store preferred)
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from customers
  • Basic math skills
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 40 lbs on a regular basis in order to assist in unloading pallets, stocking, and carrying out for customers
  • Must have exceptional customer service skills and have experience in dealing with all types of customers.
  • Must be even tempered and team spirited – a good sense of humor is desirable
  • Must possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have knowledge of Excel and Point of Sale Systems as well as the ability to quickly learn specific software.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary/D.O.E. ($15/hour minimum)
  • Paid vacation/paid sick leave/paid holidays
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance for full time positions
  • Employee discount program

To Apply:

Please send your resume and answer the Interview Questions that will be presented as a next step...

The Raw Connection, Inc.

Why Work Here?

A fun and rewarding job in which you will make a difference in the health of dogs and cats.

This is a very unique job for someone who cares about learning and sharing their knowledge about good nutrition for dogs and cats. This is not your typical retail job! You will have the opportunity to really make a difference in the health of dogs and cats and be appreciated for the help you give. We have a wonderful group of customers who understand the benefits of healthy food. Because there is so much to learn, it can be a very challenging job. However, it will be the most rewarding position you will ever have.

Address

26200 Carmel Rancho Blvd, Carmel, CA 93923
Carmel, CA
USA

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