28 days old

Retail Sales Associate

Smithfield
Williamsburg, VA 23185
  • Job Code
    117512081

Overview

Smithfield Foods is a $15 billion global food company and the world's largest pork processor and hog producer. In the United States, the company is also the leader in numerous packaged meats categories. Popular brands include Smithfield®, Eckrich®, Nathan's Famous®, Farmland®, Armour®, Farmer John®, Kretschmar®, John Morrell®, Cook's®, Gwaltney®, Carando®, Margherita®, Curly's®, Healthy Ones®, Morliny®, Krakus®, and Berlinki®. Smithfield Foods is committed to providing good food in a responsible way and maintains robust animal care, community involvement, employee safety, environmental and food safety and quality programs. For more information, visit www.smithfieldfoods.com, and connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.

The Sales Associate at The Peanut Shop of Williamsburg is responsible for representing the company brand in all activities at the retail store level. Duties include ensuring all customers have a pleasant experience while shopping at The Peanut Shop by greeting each customer, assisting in their needs, answering questions, describing product features, making recommendations and pointing out current promotions. Additional duties include maintaining merchandise areas in appearance & stocking, ringing up sales and other general retail duties.



Responsibilities

  • Ensures customers are well served by greeting & providing assistance in answering product questions, pointing out promotions, & offering samples. Assists customer with special orders to include arranging UPS shipping when requested.
  • Maintains well-stocked and presentable shelves throughout the entire store; replenishes samples when needed.
  • Rings up sales in the POS system providing change & receipts as appropriate; stays current with sale prices; processes any necessary merchandise returns; participates as needed in end of day closing activities.
  • Performs general cleaning tasks as assigned (mop, sweep, vacuum) to include bathrooms, counters, doors, windows, fixtures, kitchen, sampling dishes, & mop sink areas. Removes trash to outside dumpster daily.
  • Receives orders on stock day, prices & puts out on shelves. Keeps track of date products are received & checks for expiration dates. Takes stock inventory as directed.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.

<br /><strong>Overview</strong><br /><br /> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-size: 8pt; font-family: verdana, geneva;">Smithfield Foods is a $15 billion global food company and the world's largest pork processor and hog producer. In the United States, the company is also the leader in numerous packaged meats categories. Popular brands include Smithfield<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Eckrich<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Nathan's Famous<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Farmland<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Armour<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Farmer John<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Kretschmar<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, John Morrell<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Cook's<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Gwaltney<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Carando<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Margherita<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Curly's<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Healthy Ones<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Morliny<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, Krakus<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>, and Berlinki<sup><span style="border: none windowtext 1.0pt; padding: 0in;"></span></sup>. Smithfield Foods is committed to providing good food in a responsible way and maintains robust animal care, community involvement, employee safety, environmental and food safety and quality programs. For more information, visit <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=hibe5-Ly4FOjc_OiXCj2JmsNldyCOZaf42MSVVBQz-mxX0le9qx5fSOsEj6a6ce89s1b8t7GJTlvQLUZ5S7AVf3TQVlLJ0GvXpor77a7GWw=" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="border: 1pt none windowtext; padding: 0in;">www.smithfieldfoods.com</span></a>, and connect with us on <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=1lHA7Mu8S2qhw1uSdbCDQZR_JifhFKKO3wh0aIrMgtFWuDmpF3JQ93nfKCEP0bY-LiV_U58RdFlSJK6yjX3bismn-kX6uOnWRa6-ciE-RkM=" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="border: 1pt none windowtext; padding: 0in;">Facebook</span></a>, <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=MH9tUM4iOxjLioQJHT2oBkfcZUL3M_UVxBgQRHIsuyj4pwtrywRKmJ1DSF3o3p1WFKgt9rz_0jXfcMypRZ0UA8mXa6gaapJPIQYR8oAmYyo=" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="border: 1pt none windowtext; padding: 0in;">Twitter</span></a>, <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=W6fV91vVCr7gDHa873tSrQiuQie8xEivOU52Tr_Wt33mnc3fwMdS443uO6S46ntQhjdAaVBZPUQzjWQDzl1moTlM6ZOLlCP1bJvfpAXBOEEimNkUx0CN1lI6GHexa8QR" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="border: 1pt none windowtext; padding: 0in;">LinkedIn</span></a>, and <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=xuKWUt6nAqTLAQY8_Z4Bmsl_xBqwf9A7upDh4LDfQUjbJLoXv735Kew3wSctcQO2LNaFdJhnzU8SW38wIf7GKZ94Mm0o1XuGYQVDWZhEsQY=" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="border: 1pt none windowtext; padding: 0in;">Instagram</span></a>.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">The Sales Associate at <strong>The Peanut Shop of Williamsburg</strong> is responsible for representing the company brand in all activities at the retail store level. Duties include ensuring all customers have a pleasant experience while shopping at The Peanut Shop by greeting each customer, assisting in their needs, answering questions, describing product features, making recommendations and pointing out current promotions. Additional duties include maintaining merchandise areas in appearance & stocking, ringing up sales and other general retail duties.</span></p> <br /><br /><strong>Responsibilities</strong><br /><br /> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Ensures customers are well served by greeting & providing assistance in answering product questions, pointing out promotions, & offering samples. Assists customer with special orders to include arranging UPS shipping when requested.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Maintains well-stocked and presentable shelves throughout the entire store; replenishes samples when needed.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Rings up sales in the POS system providing change & receipts as appropriate; stays current with sale prices; processes any necessary merchandise returns; participates as needed in end of day closing activities.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Performs general cleaning tasks as assigned (mop, sweep, vacuum) to include bathrooms, counters, doors, windows, fixtures, kitchen, sampling dishes, & mop sink areas. Removes trash to outside dumpster daily.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Receives orders on stock day, prices & puts out on shelves. Keeps track of date products are received & checks for expiration dates. Takes stock inventory as directed.</span></li> </ul> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;"><em>The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.</em></span></p> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/Z4Vb41C1p8V5SxqmIzkOb"> <br/><br/><br /><strong>Qualifications</strong><br /><br /> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva;"><em><span style="font-size: 8pt;">To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions</span></em><span style="font-size: 8pt;">. </span></span></p> <ul> <li> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED), required.</span></div> </li> <li> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Retail sales experience, a plus.</span></div> </li> <li> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Strong customer focus, interpersonal relations & communication skills.</span></div> </li> <li> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Experience with POS systems and Microsoft Office applications necessary.</span></div> </li> <li> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Strong time management skills.</span></div> </li> <li> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Ability to work both independently and as a team player with a willingness to help other employees when needed.</span></div> </li> <li><span style="font-size: 8.0pt; font-family: 'Verdana',sans-serif;">Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic environment.</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 8.0pt; font-family: 'Verdana',sans-serif;">Ability to be respectful, approachable and team oriented while building strong working relationships and a positive work environment.</span></li> <li> <div style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: verdana,geneva; font-size: 8pt;">Must be able to work a flexible schedule.</span></div> </li> </ul><p>PI117512081</p>

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Posted: 2020-01-27 Expires: 2020-02-27

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