Retail Sales Associate

Business Name: 
Recchiuti Confections
Industry: 
Retail/Wholesale
Type of Position: 
Part-Time Job
Grade Level: 
All University students
Location: 
Embarcadero - Downtown San Francisco
Days/Hours per Week: 
20-30 hours
Pay Range: 
$16
Benefits: 
  • Great atmosphere
  • Willing to work around your schedule
  • Tasty Treats
  • Friends and Family Discounts
Duration of Position: 

Seasonal with optional for Full-time

Position Description: 

The Sales Associate is an integral part of the customer experience and success of the retail sales channel at Recchiuti Confections. This position contributes to all retail store activities including, but not limited to: customer service, sales, merchandising, inventory, order processing, and general maintenance. The Sales Associate reports to the Retail Manager and works shifts at both retail locations, the Ferry Building Marketplace and theLab.

Position Responsibilities: 
  • Maintain a breadth of knowledge regarding Recchiuti Confections’ history, company standards, products and services.
  • Deliver the highest levels of customer service, building relationships, ensuring customer follow-up, and promoting retention.
  • Achieve sales goals.
  • Manage multiple store tasks and high-volume foot traffic with ease.
  • Work effectively and cohesively with Recchiuti team members.
  • Ensure store is clean and tidy at all times.
  • Receive shipments and process product orders.
  • Implement shop merchandising, layout and customer traffic flow.
  • Host tours.
Required Qualifications: 
  • Retail experience, including cash handling and balancing cash drawer
  • Computer literate and proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Team player and able to work well with others.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Enjoy interaction with the public – must be a true “people person.”
  • Self-motivated, and able to work quickly and efficiently to meet deadlines.
  • Flexible schedule with full-time availability during holidays.
  • Able to lift heavy objects, be on one’s feet all day, and move quickly.
  • Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Interest in the fine food industry and the desire to learn more.
  • Physical Demands
  • The essential functions of this position require consistent standing and the ability to lift 40lbs unassisted.
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • 1-2 Year Retail experience, including cash handling and balancing cash drawer.
  • Ability to speak other languages.
How to Apply: 
Application Deadline: 
ASAP