Part-time Year Round Sales Associate
Company:Burton Snowboards
Location:Toronto, Canada
Job Category:Retail Sales
Job Type:Year Round

Snowboarding is a social sport, and as part of this team, you’ll be the direct connection between consumers and our brand.  We are passionate about riding, knowledgeable about the products that make the experience even better, and above all, stoked to share the excitement and expertise.  Our stores are designed to get customers amped on riding, and offer an exciting, fast-paced work environment.

The Breakdown: 

We are searching for a qualified Sales Associate to work in our Toronto Flagship Store location (located at 98 Ossington Avenue). We currently have Part-time Seasonal positions available, requiring at least 16-20 hours/week.

What You Get to Do: 

  • Provide a superior customer experience for all Burton guests
  • Contribute to the stores sales goals
  • Support Management in the implementation of promotions, visuals, store maintenance and all other sales functions
  • Comply with all Burton procedures in meeting sales goals and protecting company assets
  • Be brand ambassadors for the Burton brand

What You’ll Bring to the Team:

  • 1-3 years of Retail experience, preferably in a comparable  position
  • A positive, outgoing personality to bring the Burton passion to top levels
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong knowledge and background of snowboarding products and their application is preferred, but not required
  • Ability to proficiently operate a Windows-based system, Retail Pro POS system experience preferred
  • Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays

Physical Requirements:

  • Continually able to stand/walk for extended periods of time, necessary to provide sales floor coverage related to customer service and loss prevention
  • Continually able to reach overhead, bend, squat, kneel, and carry product, necessary for customer service, inventory re-stock, and store merchandising
  • Continually able to walk up and down staircase, carrying boxes, product, and other necessary store related items
  • Ability to regularly perform store maintenance items: sweep, vacuum, empty trash, clean
  • Ability to safely lift boxes up to 50 lbs
  • Comfortable climbing ladders