NYC based non-profit, Global Goods Partners, is looking for temporary retail sales associates for an upcoming Holiday pop-up shop at Canal Street Market.
We are looking for outgoing and poised individuals to join us for 10 weeks in November & December to work as temporary retail associates. Working hours will be determined by the availability of the hired temporary associates, however you can expect to work at least 24-32 hours a week – both weekdays and weekends. Salary is $12 per hour depending on experience.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Arriving punctually – 10-15 minutes before market opens, and stay 10-15 minutes after market closes to assist in clean up after the store closes each day.
Be a responsible steward of the cash till and products - Count till for opening and closing shifts.
Learning our mission and product lines inside-and-out. * Training at our booth will be required for two hours before your first shift.
Assisting customers with their shopping on the sales floor, offering information about our products and organization.
Light housekeeping (cleaning displays, restocking shelves, polishing jewelry with a cloth).
Ringing up sales and package purchases in gift boxes and shopping bags.
Helping with inventory replacement and styling booth, as needed.
Receive any shipments, counting in and receiving stock when necessary.
Being an ambassador of our brand and an extension of our team.
As a temporary retail associate you should:
Be warm, friendly, and confident in greeting and helping customers.
Be poised and professional in all situations, including busy and stressful times.
Have retail experience.
Interested in helping customers have a unique and one-of-a-kind in-store experience.