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RETAIL ASSOCIATE

The Mincing Mockingbird is a flagship store/art gallery in beautiful Joshua Tree, California. Owned by local residents, The Mincing Mockingbird has been in business for over 10 years and specializes in pretty/cheeky products, including gifts, original artwork, home decor, greeting cards, books and much more. Join one of the most successful stores in the high desert!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Responsible for sales and customer service in a retail store and gallery setting.

• Process credit card transactions using a POS system ensuring the accuracy of the inventory and POS systems.

• Maintain visual merchandising standards including signage, fixtures, and product merchandising.

• Maintain a safe and clean retail store work environment.

• Assist with special store/gallery events as needed. Assist all departments as needed.

• Communicate clearly with the Store Manager and/or Assistant Manager.

• Follow all Loss Prevention procedures accurately, in accordance with policies.

• Maintain a high level of product knowledge by asking questions and doing research.

• Maintain brand identity and integrity.

 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

• 1-2 years of previous customer service experience a must. Experience in a specialty/boutique setting and/or interest in art and design is a plus.

• Excellent communication skills, positive attitude, friendly, upbeat, and helpful demeanor is a must.

• Experience with cash-handling and a POS required.

• Creative, self-motivated, assertive and takes initiative, dependable, trustworthy and consistent.

• Must be able to lift 40 pounds and be comfortable on a ladder.

• Must be willing to work a flexible schedule based on business needs which may include evenings, weekends and holidays.

• Must be able to perform all store opening and closing duties independently.

• Must be comfortable enforcing store COVID-19 safety protocols (customer occupancy limits, making sure customers are wearing masks, etc.). Must also be comfortable wearing a mask for an entire shift.

 

Application process:

If you fit the above profile, please submit your resume and cover letter to info@mincingmockingbird.com with the subject line: Retail Associate and your name. Include a resume. Let us know a little about yourself in the email, as well as your favorite movie.

 

BENEFITS

Generous store discount

$16/hr

Job Type: Part-time - 25-28 hours per week

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