Lessons Associate

Guitar Center - Merrillville, IN3.4

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $21,000 - $30,000 a year
Education
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
The purpose of this job is to ensure a great experience for all customers and students, by selling
lesson and rehearsal packages, assisting customers with questions, and providing tours of the
Lessons facility.

RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES

Increase the student count within the lesson program by maintaining professional instruction, professional appearance to encourage student retention and student / parent recommendations.
Sell lesson packages and rehearsal space (where applicable) to prospective students
Maintain curriculum sales information
Provide a positive experience for students by accommodating the Lessons pacing to the student's needs and providing positive reinforcement.
Additional duties as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS & SPECIAL ATTRIBUTES

High School Diploma or GED required.
Entry level; zero years of relevant work experience required
Collaboration: Able to develop cooperation and teamwork while participating in a group, working toward solutions which generally benefit all involved parties. Good team player, able to build good working relationships with others.
Customer Focus: Understands customer service principles, and able to provide an excellent customer experience. Able to connect with customers and students in a meaningful way. Is approachable, genuine, knowledgeable, encouraging, passionate, and committed to helping customers. Creates excitement around the customer's experience in the Lessons department.
Initiative: Able to identify opportunities & issues and follow through on work activities to capitalize or resolve them. Able to learn quickly and take positive action without being requested to do so.
Interpersonal Communication: Able to communicate through various means (written and verbal) with diverse, individuals, including internal and external stakeholders at all levels in a clear, concise, positive, and courteous manner. Able to demonstrate respect to others, surroundings, and self.
Organizational Skills: Able to utilize time, energy, and resources to stay on track and achieve goals. Able to adhere to a systematic course of action to achieve an objective. Able to multitask and pay strong attention to detail in a fast-paced & high-urgency environment. Able to complete tasks thoroughly in a timely manner.
Selling: Able to work through GC certification program to gain a base understanding of products and sales techniques.
Technology Skills: Able to navigate and learn new technology and retail systems, equipment, and computer programs needed to fulfill communication, customer service, and business needs & expectations.