Sales Associate and Key Holder – Full Time
Working at Red Sky is both rewarding and fun. Come to Granville Island for work AND play!
Red Sky Clothing and Footwear is a retail boutique located on beautiful Granville Island. Most of our valued clientele are locals from the False Creek/Kitsilano area who shop with us season after season. Maintaining and building upon existing relationships is important to us and the ideal candidate will assist us in expanding on this. In the summer months, we enjoy customers from all over the world who bring with them a diverse group of languages and cultures. It is fun and fascinating.
The successful candidate will be an important and valuable addition to our small team. The welcoming and collaborative disposition of the management encourages learning and professional growth. The lively nature of Granville Island contributes to making this position enjoyable and engaging.
The successful candidate must be able to:
Work 5 days a week including Saturdays, Sundays and holiday Mondays from 10am-6pm;
Be energetic, friendly, patient, approachable, confident, and outgoing with a positive attitude;
Provide superior customer service;
Be sales-focused and driven;
Work well independently and in a small team;
Have great communication and time management skills;
Be detail oriented and organized;
Possess good computer skills;
Have perfect written and oral English – this is a must. Speaking a second language is an asset;
Demonstrate 1 year of successful retail experience in a similar business;
Help create visual merchandising, window displays, and maintain store cleanliness;
Demonstrate dedication and self motivation in previous positions;
Be hard working and committed;
Multi-task and work well under pressure in the summer and be satisfied in a relaxed atmosphere in the winter months;
Be responsible and experienced enough to be a key holder to the business.
We are looking for a Sales Associate that can deliver a shopping experience that exceeds our customers' expectations. This person should be as passionate about helping our customers as they are about the products they sell.
Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.