Seasonal Sales Associate (Roosevelt Field Mall - Garden City)

DAVIDsTEA - Garden City, NY3.6

30+ days ago
Be caring, be engaged and be fresh! Join our team this holiday season!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and we’re looking for a talented Sales Associate (aka “Tea Guide”) to join the DAVIDsTEA family and help us spread the tea love this Holiday season at our store!

DAVIDsTEA is a North American tea company headquartered in Montreal, and in just over 10 years we’ve grown to more than 240 stores coast to coast. We’re best known for our super-friendly staff, above-and-beyond customer service and, of course, our huge collection of seriously amazing teas and related products.

Why work for us?

Working at DAVIDsTEA, you'll look forward to getting out of bed in the morning so you can pick your first tea of the day. You’ll get to work with some of the most passionate people on the planet in a fun, creative and fast-paced environment with lots of opportunity for growth. And you’ll fall deeply, madly, eternally in love with tea. Bonus: You’ll also score free tea and a sweet employee discount. Need we say more?

JOB OBJECTIVES:
To deliver the highest standard of customer service by following the DAVIDsTEA experience – our customers are #1! You’ll also be expected to positively and effectively contribute to a teamwork environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Deliver the DAVIDsTEA experience through stellar customer service
Educate customers about the wonderful world of tea, DAVIDsTEA blends, gift sets, accessories and more
Understand the retail business and be able to go the extra mile to drive sales
Actively work to increase customer traffic and reach sales goals through sampling and community initiatives
Contribute to a passionate and fun team of tea lovers
Perform store operational duties; cash handling and maintaining store cleanliness and standards
Maintain store aesthetic by cleaning, stocking, organizing and following merchandising plans
Stay up-to-date with product knowledge, company information, launches and campaigns
Relay all promotions, events and applicable company communications to customers
Adhere to the Food Safe principles and internal guidelines of beverage preparation and workplace safety guidelines
Communicate any quality control, maintenance, procedural or operational concerns to reporting Manager

YOU ARE…

An effective communicator
Attentive to customer needs, questions and feedback
Responsible and trustworthy
A people person with strong interpersonal skills
Able to adapt to a fast-paced work environment
Open to learning and growing
Proactive and able to think on your feet

EXPERIENCE:
1-2 years of experience in sales in the retail industry
Passionate about providing an exceptional customer experience