Frontline Retail Sales Consultant - University Stores
Carnegie Mellon University
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Internal Number: 2019318
The Carnegie Mellon University Store is searching for a Frontline Retail Sales Assistant to join the team! You will contribute to the department by providing support in the university store which sells CMU merchandise, computers, art supplies, office products and gifts. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who thrives in an interesting and diverse work environment.
Core responsibilities will include:
Greeting customers and assisting them in finding merchandise.
Acting as brand ambassador to provide assistance and information to visitors and community members.
Managing transactions at the point-of-sale.
Monitoring inventory levels and restocking the sales floor.
Providing leadership to the student employees.
Other duties as assigned.
We are looking for someone who shares our values and who will support the mission of the university through their work. The ideal candidate should have a strong attention to detail, excellent customer service skills, and a team-oriented approach. Adaptability, excellence, and passion are vital qualities within the University Store. Inclusion, collaboration, and cultural sensitivity are valued competencies at CMU. Therefore, we are in search of a team member who can effectively interact with a varied population of internal and external partners at a high level of integrity.
Minimum education High School or GED
1-3 years retail customer service preferred
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Successful Background Check
Pre-employment drug and alcohol screen
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Ability to lift - up to 50 lbs
Occasional weekend hours required
CMU's COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements: As a condition of employment, Carnegie Mellon University requires all staff and faculty working in the United States to be fully vaccinated, including a booster when eligible, against COVID-19. Prior to commencement of employment, new hires in the United States must provide proof of vaccination or obtain an approved exemption. (Exemptions may be requested for medical reasons or for religious or strong moral or ethical conviction.) Staff and faculty must comply with all applicable COVID-19 mitigation requirements. Please see Minimum Requirements to Return to Campus for details regarding the university's current COVID-19 mitigation requirements.
Staff - Regular
Full Time/Part time
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