Yankee Candle Co.

Parttime managers and Sales Associates

Jobs Description

Under direct supervision, provides exemplary guest service utilizing Yankee Candles best practicing selling techniques; ensures visual merchandising/presentation and operational standards; supports store to meet or exceed divisional and store sales and profitability goals; restocks product; operates POS system to process guest purchases and wraps items; performs similar other duties primarily in support of a retail store operation.

Areas of Responsibility

Maintains current knowledge of product, merchandise, store policy and company information in order to provide high quality and informed guest service.

Follows standards including plan-o-grams, cleanliness, marketing/signage and sales promotions. Restocks shelves with product and accessories as needed.

Completes light housekeeping to ensure store appearance remains at appropriate level. In additions, assists in maintaining an organized backroom space.

Maintain a safe and healthy workplace and shopping environment for our employees and guests. Carry out store safety, security and related procedures, as established.

Uses a computer to process information and transactions. Operates POS system with speed and accuracy. Wrap guest purchases with care for transit.

Responsible for contributing to management of store budget of controllable and non-controllable expense (under direction of the Store Manage)

Education / Experience Requirements

Education:  High School diploma/GED or equivalent experience.

Related experience:  6 months + of experience in a retail environment preferred.

Skills Required:  Ability to relate well using communication, interpersonal, diplomacy and similar skills. Strong customer service skill and the ability to sell products.

Working Conditions/Physical Demands:  Typical retail store environment.  Flexibility in work schedule is requires including the ability to work extended hours, weekends and holidays as operational need may require.

How to Apply

For additional ways to apply:

Come in to apply or call 614.888.8341