Retail Sales Associate

October 05, 2020

Retail Sales Associate
Full Job Description

We are growing!!

Come join a fast paced, unique gallery and glass art studio!

Lake Superior Art Glass, Minnesota's premiere fine art glass studio and galley, is located in Canal Park in Duluth. We are seeking mature, energetic, and up-beat full or part-time retail sales associates to join our team dedicated to expanding arts and culture in the Duluth community.

Job Requirements:

  • Retail sales or serving experience
  • This is a year-round, hourly position.
  • Must be available weekdays, evenings, weekends, and holidays.
  • Detail oriented and meticulous
  • Outgoing, positive and friendly personality
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Driven and timely
  • Efficient and hard-working
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong math skills
  • The ability to problem solve independently and work as part of a team
  • Continually striving for improvement and learning from experience and feedback
  • Interest in visual art and working in an artistic environment
  • Fluent in Google Word and Google Excel
  • Physical requirements: All sales staff must be able to lift up to 50lbs, climb ladders plus stand and move easily for up to 8 hours.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Providing customer service
  • Registering students for classes
  • Representing artists
  • Cleaning, displaying and arranging art
  • Be authentic in the desire to match a customer with the right piece of artwork.
  • Assisting with glass inventory and materials
  • Dress in an appropriate, professional manner for a high end gallery atmosphere.
  • Other duties as assigned

This is a sales position and applicants are expected to learn and retain information about glass techniques, our featured artists, and company policies.

Pay is based on experience. Hourly plus commission upon successful completion of commission quiz.

Hours average about 32 per week, may go up to 40 during peak busy seasons and down to 24 during slow winter months.

Send your resume with detailed sales experience for consideration.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k) matching
  • Employee discount
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends

COVID-19 considerations:
All customers and staff are required to wear masks and follow all Covid-19 Preparedness Plan details.

Experience:

  • Retail Sales: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)