Retail Sales Specialist

Blue Diamond Growers Sacramento , CA 94204

Posted 6 days ago

Job Details:

Work Shift:

Day

Pay Type:

Salary

Hourly Rate (if applicable):

N/A

Job Summary:

Markets retail products in an efficient and profitable manner that also creates and maintains a productive and positive relationship and image with the public and grower members.

Job Description:

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Oversees operations of point of sale terminals; reconciles cash receipts and prepare bank deposits.

  • Downloads data of daily sales and inventory from all stores.

  • Reviews and processes product conversions, transfers, receiving, samples and spoilage.

  • Inputs data into the store's inventory system and reconcile discrepancies.

  • Creates and produce specialty gift items.

  • Oversees the supplies and materials used to produce gift items.

  • Assists in the supervision of the Retail Associates.

  • Assists with item counts and reconciliation of warehouse inventory, including cycle counts.

  • Answers telephone and electronic inquiries.

  • Assists in ordering product from outside vendors.

  • Functions as the "Acting Manager" in the Store Managers absence.

  • Merchandises products creating greater visibility and increased sales.

  • Creates displays for store with seasonal themes.

  • Greets visitors, shows video, and answers questions about the production and marketing of almonds.

  • This job description reflects management's assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum level of education required

  • High School Diploma or GED

Minimum number of year(s) of experience required in addition to education plus type(s) of functional experience

  • 4 years of retail sales experience including merchandising, record keeping, knowledge of financial and inventory control.

Other required type(s) of functional experience (e.g. Production/Operations, Accounting, Forklift Operator, Inventory Control, etc.)

  • Must develop and maintain productive and positive customer and grower relations.

  • Experience creating a productive and positive working environment that is both attractive and customer friendly.

  • Experience using a cash register, telephone, computer, keyboard, fax machine, scale of weights and measures, heat sealer and/or heat gun.

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES (Specialized education, specific software experience, etc.)

  • Experience making sound decisions and working under pressure.

  • Experience handling multiple tasks at once, prioritizing workload and meeting deadlines while maintaining accuracy, quality and quantity work performed.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Must be able to stand for long period of time and lift min. of 35 lb. Constant bending, lifting carrying, twisting and grasping. Store/office demands frequent speaking, both in person and by telephone; reading written reports and computer screens; operating computer keyboard and occasional climbing of ladders.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Retail store/office type environment with comfortable climate. Occasional contact with outside elements when loading customer's vehicle with product; cool temperature (65 F) in candy/bulk product production room; warehouse not heated or air-conditioned.

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High School/GED: Business Administration/Management (Required)

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Blue Diamond Growers (BDG) is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital/familial status or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law. BDG also complies with all provisions of the U.S. Government's Executive Order 11246 dated September 24, 1965 and the rules, regulations and relevant orders of the Secretary of Labor.


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