Sales Associate

Augusta, Georgia
Sales (Sales and Related Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
US$ 10.00 - US$ 11.50 per hour
Ref. Number
Greene, Amanda Kate, Spherion
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Job Description

Seeking 2 Professional Sales Representatives for a local furniture store in Augusta, GA. Ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of major retail sales experience or experience in higher priced goods such as jewelry, furniture, cars, etc., warm and friendly persona and be a go-getter. If you have a flare for decorating as well as sales, this is the job for you! Furniture knowledge is a big plus. $10/hr Base pay + Bonus. 40 Hour work week. Must be able to have open availability to work Monday - Saturday. MUST BE ABLE TO WORK ALL SATURDAYS.

Great customers, be able to complete sales process and meeting needs of customer, comply with store policies, keep accurate records of customer contacts/leads, create and manage follow-up system for contacts, keep a selling notebook w/ info and resources, follow up w/ contacts via email, text or phone, research products through vendors for customers when they haven't found what they are looking for, learn features and benefits of products, learn availability through websites and catalogs, complete paperwork with accuracy, learn to how correctly order special and custom orders, continue education on new products during down time (always be learning!), be a self-starter, be aware of competition products and promotions, learn and understand payment options, learn and understand pick-up and delivery options and set clear expectations, have a working knowledge of protection plans to offer, assist with arrangement of showroom floor and keep it neat, assist with setting out and picking up in store signage for promotions, assist team with all duties as necessary in order to keep resources organized and up to date. Assist providing a great shopping environment and experience which could include minor cleaning when necessary. Maximize publi relation efforts through organizations, personal social media, networking, et.c Maintain company security. Develop professional working relationship w/ all company employees and all teams. Assist in training of other employees when needed. Participate in taking physical inventories, perform other tasks as requested by management. Give the highest level of customer service possible. Assist owners in any way necessary to provide customers with satisfication and support the vision of the company.

Working hours: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

The following skills are a PLUS: Sales, Furniture, Self-Starter, Decorating

No Degree Required

1-4 years

Experience in Sales is a PLUS

MUST have at least 2 years experience in major retail stores or sales of higher priced goods such as furniture, jewelry, cars, etc. Heavy sales background is preferable.

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