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Employment Retail Assistant Position - aussieskier.com

Discussion in 'Noticeboard' started by CarveMan, Feb 26, 2018.

  1. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    https://aussieskier.com/pages/retail-assistant

    We’re looking for an experienced retail assistant to join our team for the Australian Winter, starting May 1, 2018.

    You might be a Uni student or just looking for a casual job over Winter, with flexible hours and able to work Saturdays. You will be passionate about skiing and retail and understand the importance of helping individuals and families get the right gear before they head on their trip to the snow.

    aussieskier.com is Australia’s fastest growing snow retail store, and clear leader in selling new snowsport equipment online. We are a fast-moving business with customer service our absolute priority.

    Complementing our online store, we operate a showroom within our premises where many of our customers who live nearby benefit from our experience and service in person.

    The job:
    • Casual employment in the Prahran showroom
    • Monitor store appearance and replenish merchandise displays
    • Responsible for greeting all customers as they enter the showroom
    • Providing outstanding customer experiences by connecting with every customer and asking open ended questions to assess needs
    • Ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction by being knowledgeable on all products offered, and teaming up with co-workers to provide excellent sales service
    • Assisting boot fit customers with foot measurement, boot fitting and general assistance to the lead ski boot fitter
    • Delivers sales of soft goods, accessories and hardware
    • Processing transactions via the POS system
    • Picking & packing of online orders
    • Start date - May 1, 2018
    • Flexible availability – including Friday, Saturday & Monday
    • Approx 20 hrs a week. Potential for more hours during Uni mid-year break.
    The skill set and experience you’ll have:
    • 1-2 years previous Ski/Snowsport retail sales
    • Previous ski boot fitting experience or podiatry studies very favourable
    • Passionate skier
    • Maintain awareness of products and trends within the industry
    • Knowledge of, and ability to sell snowsports soft goods, accessories and hardware
    • Confident and comfortable engaging customers to deliver an exceptional experience
    • Motivated to achieve great results because of one's enthusiasm from interacting with customers and snowsports products
    • Autonomous and operates with initiative, completing tasks without supervision
    • Good under pressure and able to multi-task
    Why join the aussieskier.com team?
    • Small, entrepreneurial and owner run team
    • Fun, youthful, team-oriented environment
    • Clicks and bricks model
    • Retail discounts through aussieskier.com
    To apply, email your CV to careers@aussieskier.com
     
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  2. Billy_Buttons

    Billy_Buttons Que Sera, Sera Ski Pass: Gold

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    CarveMan, my highlighted is a tuff one on uni students. Please give a thought to the majority of younguns that need to get any experience. Train them up to your standards...and see the rewards for you and your business! :)
     
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  3. cold wombat

    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    I suspect if someone responded who could demonstrate a passion for retail with experience in *any* field, combined with demonstrable knowledge of snow equipment then they'd prolly get a damned good hearing. Perhaps the wording culls such creatures a bit early in the process.
     
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    Majikthise Sage Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    "Experience in caring for newborns and first time parents"
    Probably wouldn"t go astray either
     
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    dawooduck relaxed and comfortable Ski Pass: Gold

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    LOL .... great minds.:)
     
  6. gareth_oau

    gareth_oau Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    Ive sent you my CV LOL
     
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    Kletterer Thredbo Doughnut Tragic Moderator

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    Those with 2 years in the trade, with boot fitting experience may pass over the op due to the first bullet point ( casual). Maybe offer full time/ flex to suitable applicants.
     
  8. CarveMan

    CarveMan Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    Everything's negotiable for the right people.
     
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    qwill Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    Even snowboarders can apply? :)
     
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    gareth_oau Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    Yeah but the hourly rate gets negotiated right down
     
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    parkmonkey Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    As long as you get smoking breaks
     
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    Harper11 Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Sounds like hard work to me
     
  13. dibloc

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    Would they know how to?
     
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