Specialty Retail - Part-time Sales or Visual Merchandising

The Container Store
Arlington, VA
Sep 15, 2017
Sep 18, 2017
Full Time
Since 1978 The Container Store has remained the nation's leading retailer of storage and organization products, with stores coast to coast and a thriving online business. What We Stand For What you do matters. Experience The Container Store's employee-first culture where you are appreciated, valued, and empowered to work together for a higher purpose. We create exceptional customer service experiences while fulfilling our customer's storage and organization needs. Living out our 7 Foundation Principles has landed us on FORTUNE magazine's list of "Best Companies to Work for" year after year. What Will You Be Doing? Our part-time positions are involved in sales, merchandising and inventory. Schedules include daytime, evenings, weekends and early mornings, totaling less than 20 hours per week. Schedules include daytime, evenings, weekends and early mornings, totaling less than 20 hours per week. Candidate must be available on Tuesdays and Fridays for a 6:30AM - 12PM shift. In sales, you are On the salesfloor engaging in thoughtful conversations with customers while maintaining the visual appearance of the store. Designing custom spaces. Engaging with customers at the register, offering product information and sharing promotions as a brand ambassador. Keeping pace with customers, balancing multiple priorities and using good judgment to manage time. In merchandising, you are Organizing and ensuring we have a well-merchandised store. Presenting products, unloading trucks, lifting boxes, climbing ladders and cleaning the store. Working with a great team, surrounded by lively music, resulting in a huge sense of accomplishment. Our early morning merchandising shift works one or two days each week, unloading our replenishment truck and merchandising the product on the shelves, which is critical to our well presented, neat and organized store. In inventory, you are Pulling customer product orders utilizing technology. Ensuring inventory accuracy through attention to detail and communication. The Benefits of Working Here Our benefits exemplify our commitment to an employee-first culture, ensuring employees and their families are well taken care of, safe and secure. Some of our benefits include: Competitive Pay Medical/Dental/Vision Plans Discount: 50% on elfa, 40% on Merchandise and Gift Cards, 30% on Installation Ongoing training 401(k) plan and discretionary match Employee First Fund: providing grants to employees experiencing unforeseen emergencies What You Bring To Us You love to engage with people. You're the person who strikes up a conversation and makes a connection. You are passionate about connecting with customers and your team to provide clear, concise, compassionate communication. People say you have a heart for service. You love to sell. For you, it's about learning what a customer truly needs and offering suggestions. You are always learning! You are eager to learn how technology and selling work together to provide an exceptional customer experience. You take pride in your work. It's your store! You love checklists. You like to stay busy, balance priorities and utilize your organizational skills. You understand retail is an ever-changing industry and remain flexible (like Gumby) with your schedule. You want to delight the people around you and can't wait to share that at The Container Store! Discover for yourself why The Container Store has landed at the top half of FORTUNE Magazine's list of '100 Best Companies To Work For(R)' year after year! Apply online today! Visit our blog, What We Stand For to learn even more about The Container Store's employee-first culture. . The Container Store promotes a smoke-free, drug-free environment. EOE. From FORTUNE Magazine, March 15, 2017 (C) 2017 Time Inc. Used under license. FORTUNE and Time Inc. are not affiliated with, and do not endorse products or services of, The Container Store.