Part Time Sales Associate

Von Maur Wichita , KS 67251

Posted 3 months ago

Overview

Von Maur was founded in 1872 with two simple goals provide a wide selection of quality merchandise and establish excellent customer service principles by treating every customer like family. Since then, Von Maur has deliberately and steadily grown and expanded the variety of services offered to our customers. Our wide range of customer services include free delivery, complimentary gift wrapping, no questions asked customer return policy, alterations, and an interest free charge card. Today, 33 Von Maur stores are scattered across 15 states: Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma and Wisconsin; and we're still expanding. Our corporate headquarters and e-commerce facility are located in Davenport, Iowa.

The integrity and values that have pleased our customers for generations also make Von Maur a wonderful place to work. We value the diversity of our employees and each associate contributes in a unique way to our customer's experience. Von Maur employees are friendly and have a passion for customer service. Being a part of our team requires dedication, enthusiasm and flexibility. Associates are empowered to make decisions, acting in the best interest of the customer.

Our company culture is characterized by a promote from within philosophy. We hire people with the intent to promote them as far as their ability and ambition will take them.

Von Maur provides high quality jobs with excellent benefit packages that have a positive impact on the health, happiness and future of our associates and their families.

Responsibilities

A Sales Associate provides various selling services to customers, both in-person and over the telephone. Primary job responsibilities of a Sales Associate include the following:

  • Provides excellent customer service.

  • Sells at or above sales goals, maintains account solicitation and non-selling goals.

  • Develops and maintains a listing of customers through the Customer Follow-Up Program. Contacts customers via telephone and written communication.

  • Learns about products in the department and other areas of the store, in order to provide better customer service and to work in other areas as needed.

  • Unpacks, displays, and maintains the condition of department merchandise.

  • Cleans and maintains the department and stock areas, including dusting fixtures and sweeping the floor.

  • Must be available to work a rotation of day, evening, and weekend shifts. May be scheduled to work 6 days a week and up to 8 hours a day during peak department business times.

What Makes Von Maur a Great Place to Work

  • Competitive wages in the retail industry.

  • Commission incentive - the more you sell the more you make!

  • Premium Sunday pay

  • Promote from within philosophy - creates endless career opportunities!

  • Generous merchandise discount

  • Comprehensive benefit package - we have you and your family covered!

  • Employer matched retirement plan - who doesn't appreciate extra money?

  • No extended holiday hours

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Part Time Sales Associate

Ace Hardware

Posted 4 days ago

VIEW JOBS 6/14/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-09-12T00:00 Job Description About Westlake Ace Hardware Ace Retail Holdings, the division of Ace Hardware Corporation that owns and operates the Westlake Ace Hardware chain, is one of the largest hardware retailers in the United States. Headquartered in Lenexa, Kansas, Westlake Ace Hardware has been in operation for over a century and operates over 120 neighborhood stores located throughout the United States. Great people make Westlake stand out in our industry, and we are looking for individuals who strive for personal and professional growth, and who want to work with a company founded on (and still led by) our solid Core Values of: Service, Passion, Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Excellence General Summary The Sales Associate will assist in the receiving, stocking, pricing of all merchandise and help maintain a clean and orderly merchandise presentation and overall store cleanliness. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Customer Service: • Provide a positive representation of Westlake Ace Hardware. • Proactively assist customers in solving problems. • Greet customers entering and throughout the store. Thank customers when finished and when they are leaving the store. • Possess a friendly outgoing demeanor; work well with customers as well as associates. • Ensure all pages and calls are answered promptly, courteously and effectively. • Forward any customer complaint that cannot be handled to a member of management. • Possess strong product knowledge and knowledge of store layout and location of products. • Assist customers throughout the store with personal, customized service based on the premise of amazing every customer, every time. Store Operations • Assist in creating a positive, professional and safe work environment. • Assist with receiving, checking in and stocking of merchandise throughout the store. • Assist with maintaining back stock levels. • Assist with daily maintenance, orderliness and cleanliness of the sales floor, stock room and outdoor merchandise area. • Assist with providing a clean and orderly sales floor, including end caps and ad merchandise. • Assist with merchandise resets through the store. • Provide assistance to Department Specialists, i.e. price changes, special orders. • Ensure signage is current throughout the store. • Operate forklift with proper training. • Communicate any Store Support Center issue to General Manager for follow up. • Communicate any merchandising, cost control or sales idea to General Manager. • Participate in store meetings. • Be professional in appearance and actions. • Perform all other duties as assigned. Requirements Other Essential Requirements Ability to exhibit and incorporate our Core Values into daily decisions and interactions with others: o SERVICE – Amaze our customers, our associates and our communities by delivering on our helpful promise. o PASSION – Showing our love for the work we do, our customers, and our associates. o RESPECT – The humble appreciation that every person is unique and valued. o INTEGRITY – An authentic commitment to moral and ethical behavior. o TEAMWORK – Together we can achieve extraordinary things. o EXCELLENCE– A disciplined approach to achieve outstanding results through continuous improvement. Minimum Skills, Requirements and Qualifications • High School or GED equivalent. • Formal retail experience preferred. • Standing, walking, lifting (up to 25lbs) and climbing. Ace Hardware Wichita KS

Part Time Sales Associate

Von Maur