Retail Sales Associate

Employer
Nespresso USA
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Industry
Other, Retail
Hours
Full Time
Nestle Nespresso SA is the pioneer and reference for highest-quality portioned coffee. The company works with more than 70,000 farmers in 12 countries through its AAA Sustainable Quality (TM) Program to embed sustainability practices on farms and the surrounding landscapes. Launched in 2003 in collaboration with The Rainforest Alliance, the program helps to improve the yield and quality of harvests, ensuring a sustainable supply of high quality coffee and improving livelihoods of farmers and their communities. Headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, Nespresso operates in 69 countries and has more than 12,000 employees. In 2016, it operated a global retail network of more than 600 boutiques. Come join our growing team, the taste of something better awaits you! Nespresso USA is seeking a dynamic, sales-driven, Retail Sales Associate to join our Pentagon City boutique! Key Responsibilities: Act as an enthusiastic ambassador for Nestle Nespresso welcoming clientele and identifying their needsAdvise both prospects and Nespresso Club members on products and services maintaining a customer centric approach at all timesAchieve results in compliance with the Nestle Corporate Business PrinciplesCarry out sales of Nespresso products presented in the BoutiqueUtilize Nespresso service standards to achieve both individual and over all boutique sales targetsAssist in capturing client's data in support of building and developing lasting relationshipsAssist in cultivating and developing new client relationships through exceptional client careAssist in contacting clients if necessary regarding new products and eventsActively manage the database on a daily basis creating and updating customer records accuratelyAssist with Boutique projects as neededAdhere to compliance and quality standards including Food Safety & HygieneAdhere to cash operating procedures Adhere to shift/work scheduling and planningParticipate in team meetings and contribute with new ideas and suggestions to further improve the operations Requirements: High School Diploma or GED required1 years prior experience in retail, direct customer sales and service or hospitality preferred