Careers / Health Food Sales Associate & Cashier (Saint John, NB)

The sales associate is responsible for processing sales quickly, accurately and efficiently while ensure customer satisfaction through prompt and friendly service. They are responsible for cash register operations, stocking inventory, merchandising, setting up food sampling events, inventory count and keeping the market area tidy and full. Additionally, they are responsible for client membership services including registrations and renewals from the SFL Program. This person will have an interest in health food, nutrition, cooking, healthy living and be a Foodie!

Requirements

  • Basic understanding of sales principles and customer service practices
  • Knowledge of customer and market dynamics and requirements
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to read, write and effectively communicate in English with customers, peers and management
  • Telephone etiquette
  • Social Media savvy
  • Ability to multi-task, while being attentive to customers and remaining flexible to the needs of the business
  • Ability to work as part of a team and take initiative independent of direct supervision
  • Physical demands: This position involves constant moving, talking, hearing, reaching, grabbing and standing for at least two consecutive hours.
  • Customer service focus
  • Enthusiastic, friendly and energetic with a genuine desire to provide outstanding service
  • Available to work a variety of hours, which may include early mornings, evenings, weekends

Retail Sales Associate Top Skills & Must Haves:

  • Excellent Customer Service
  • Organization and Merchandising Skills
  • Sales
  • Product Knowledge
  • Basic Math
  • Dependability
  • Attention to Detail
  • Time Management
  • Team Player
  • Strong Written and Verbal Communication
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • High school diploma/ GED

If you have these skills and would love to join our Simply For Life team, please email jobs@simplforlife.com to apply!!