Job Opening: Weekend Sales Associate

Job Opening: Weekend Sales Associate

We're looking for a part-time Sales Associate to work Saturdays and Sundays at our clothing consignment shop in North Ballard. Located in one of Seattle’s most charming pocket neighborhoods, Editor’s neighbors include Delancey, The Fat Hen, Frankie & Joes, Rosellini’s, and The Pantry, forming a uniquely friendly and supportive community.

At Editor, we strive to create a one-of-a-kind consignment experience. We aim to provide excellent customer service, a revolving door of the latest fashion, and boutique-level styling and merchandising. We are looking for someone to join our small team and help us cultivate our growing community of customers and consignors. The right candidate will have experience in customer service in a fast-paced, multi-faceted retail setting and the ability to merchandise and create displays on a constantly rotating sales floor. This position requires excellent communications skills, creative problem-solving and the ability to juggle multiple tasks while maintaining a positive and upbeat attitude. An introductory knowledge of brands, fashion trends and styling is a plus. This position starts at two days a week, and has the potential to grow to four days a week in the coming months.

Sales Associate responsibilities:

  • Welcome, assist, and interact with customers and consignors
  • Operate the point of sale system
  • Keep sales floor clean and running smoothly
  • Communicate consignment and shop policies with consignors and customers verbally and through email
  • Use consignor software system to manage consignor inventory and check consignor’s account balances
  • Pull, package, and track online orders
  • Photograph new products and post to website
  • Steam and detail new products

Qualifications:

  • 1+ years experience in a retail setting
  • Introductory knowledge of slow fashion brands and sustainable fashion
  • Must be able to work both weekend days
  • Merchandising and styling experience is a plus!

To apply, please email a short cover letter, resume and contact information for two references to editorconsign@gmail.com. Added bonus if you’ve been to the shop before and can speak directly to what would make you a great fit!