Job Description: Athletics Department

ERIE SPORT STORE, INC.
JOB DESCRIPTION

 

Title:   Athletic Sales Associate

Occupation Status: Part-Time/ Hourly

Work Schedule: Mon.-Sun; 20-35 hours to include Days, Evenings, and Weekends

JOB PURPOSE: 

Assist customers in the purchase of athletic equipment and apparel

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education:     High school

Experience:    General knowledge of various athletic sports such as Baseball/Softball, Football, Wrestling, Basketball, Lacrosse, Track, Soccer, etc

Skills: 

•    Ability to relate effectively on a professional level with all members of the Erie Sport Store.
•    Basic understanding of sales principles and customer service practices
•    Proficiency in English
•    Solid communication and interpersonal skills
•    Must have a confident disposition, be polite, helpful and be able to treat others with respect
•    Must have knowledge of inventory techniques
•    Must maintain smart attire and appearance
•    Ability to multitask

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

1.    Be able to fit and sell a variety of athletic equipment and apparel, as well as steam/re-string Baseball/Softball gloves
2.    Build positive customer relationships by remaining knowledgeable on products offered and discussing available options with the customers in order to advise them on the different types of athletic equipment & apparel, proper equipment care, and to answer their questions concerning location, price, and use of merchandise
3.    Stock merchandise; which includes putting stamps, marks, or price tags on merchandise.
4.    Understanding of brands pricing & MAP policies
5.    Team up with co-workers to ensure proper customer service
6.    Report problems and discrepancies to the supervisor
7.    Answer the phone
8.     Dusts, Vacuums, Straightens merchandise displays and racks for their area.