Seasonal Sales Associate (Now - August)

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Company: 
Patio Palace
Work Type: 
Summer
City / Location: 
257 Adelaide Street South, London, Ontario
Region: 
London/Middlesex
Rate of Pay: 
$15-$18/Hour
Work Schedule: 
Saturday 9-5, Monday-Friday 9-6, Sunday 12-4
Contact Info: 
Posting Date: 
Tuesday, February 16, 2021 to Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Category: 
Business/Administration
Customer Service
Retail Services
Agency: 
Community Employment Services Fanshawe, London Campus

Nelson Park Plaza
155 Clarke Road
London, Ontario
N5W 5C9

Description: 

Are you looking to begin or further your career in sales? Why not do so with a long standing family owned business; one that offers a fast paced and exciting environment to further develop your skills?

Since 1982, Patio Palace has grown by providing customers with the best selection of quality outdoor products, while providing exceptional customer service. Our family-owned group of stores offers a large selection of outdoor furniture, barbeques, fireplaces, and more. Since launching in Windsor Ontario during 1982, Patio Palace continues to expand its retail locations and online presence in order to serve consumers across Ontario, Canada, and beyond!

Responsibilities

  • Greet customers as they enter the showroom
  • Build rapport; converse with customers to identify their preferences
  • Show different outdoor products to customers and provide product details
  • Answer questions, provide support and honest opinions to customers
  • Write up invoices, set up delivery/pick-up of products, process the transaction
  • Collaborate effectively with other team members from sales, assembly, and delivery areas in order to provide an excellent customer experience
Requirements: 
  • Energetic and friendly personality
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Prioritizing, time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to understand and interpret customers preferences
  • Highly motivated, ability to work in a busy and fast paced environment
  • Physical ability to stand for extended periods of time and move merchandise
  • Prior sales experience is NOT necessary, but an asset
  • High school diploma or equivalent required

 

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