Retail Sales Associates- Part time positions for our Concord, MA store.
New England Olive Oil Company is the Concord areas premiere Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Traditional Style Balsamic Vinegar retail shop. Our shop features world class Extra Virgin Olive Oils and authentic Italian Traditional Style Balsamic Flavored Vinegars. We are passionate about using only authentic products, no canola oil or inferior olive oils and no artificially thickened balsamic vinegars.
We are looking for passionate individuals who love to educate people, enjoy food and share that passion with others to create a unique experience in the shop. You will receive FREE products weekly so that you can do your job to the best of your ability. As a member of our retail sales team you will create a warm environment for sampling, asking questions and teaching tasting techniques to our guests. Our Oils and Vinegars are fun but are also healthy and nutritious.
Basic Responsibilities and Expectations:
- Greet guests warmly and engage in conversation to identify needs.
- Demonstrate your passion for the products while guiding guests through their tasting experience.
- Learn about products and educate guests about product features, benefits, and suggested uses.
-Help "tasters" become "buyers" using our shops sales techniques.
- Efficiently use POS system, and accurately handle cash and credit card transactions.
- Maintain a clean and well organized store at all times.
- Perform opening, closing, and running duties such as restocking, cleaning, dusting, etc.
-Experience working in a high-service oriented specialty retail or customer service environment (Food-related industry preferred)
- Experience working with POS systems.
- Passionate about food and cooking, healthy living.
-High School Education
- Exceptional communication, organizational and follow-up skills.
- Proven ability to set and exceed personal sales goals.
- Ability to achieve results both independently and through others by fostering a spirit of teamwork and cooperation.
- Ability to be mobile on the sales floor for extended periods of time.
- Availability to work nights, Saturdays, Sundays and long hours during peak retail periods.
- Ability to lift and mobilize items weighing up to 40 pounds to a height of 60" in accordance with OSHA regulations.
- Location: 191 Sudbury Rd, Concord, MA
- Compensation: $9.00 an hour and free weekly samples.
- Great employee discounts on all products.
- Principals only. Recruiters please don't contact this job poster.
- Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests