Sales Associate

City of Alexandria, WDC
320 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22311
United States

Retail Trade
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description

Calling all foodies, tea lovers, students, and retirees looking for some fun (and tasty) work in a fast-paced environment! We are seeking full-time and part-time candidates for morning, evening, and weekend coverage. Ideal candidates are personable, persuasive, and enthusiastic. This is a seasonal position and weekend availability is a must.

About us: The Spice & Tea Exchange is a specialty retail shop in the heart of Old Town Alexandria selling a wonderland of spices, herbs, teas, blends and related products. We are energetic multitaskers who are committed to creating an AMAZING customer experience by listening to customer needs to ensure they don’t leave empty handed AND work together to maintain product production and store appearance.

Job Requirements
Preferred Skills & Requirements:

Retail sales experience - What is your track record? Is it proven, measurable, and refrenceable? (please include dates of employment) Or an enthusiastic positive I-can-learn-it attitude if retail experience is limited.
Stellar customer service - Being an ambassador of our brand providing a world-class shopping experience.
Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and understand/follow priorities
Strong communication skills - Can work well in a close-knit, collaborative environment and can become a valued member of our team.
Personable - Working face-to-face with a wide variety of customers providing exemplary service.
Quality is our trademark, we get it right the first time! We take pride in our work and our customer service.

As a valued member of our team, you can expect several things from us:

A dynamic and fun work place where you will build positive and collaborative relationships with colleagues and customers!
Opportunities to develop, learn, try, test and share your experience with others as you experiment with our amazing products!
An array of opportunities in sales, merchandising, marketing, inventory control, and store operations to grow in both your personal and professional life!
Leadership and team building training and experience!
Employee discounts, rewards and incentives, including free spices monthly!

Specific requirements:

Previous retail experience
Must be over 18
Candidates must have the ability to utilize basic math skills in measuring ingredients, reading a scale and precisely following recipes
Comfortable with Microsoft Office tools and the internet
Interest or inclination in the culinary arts, cooking, teas, etc.
Salvador Amado
1900 N. Beauregard St. #300
Alexandria 22311
United States

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