Belmont Wheelworks


Retail Sales Associate - Full Time

Reference ID : 6404
Location : Belmont, MA
Category : Retail
Job Type : Full Time

Description

Summary


Wheelworks has been a mainstay of the Boston bicycle community since 1977. We have been recognized locally and nationally as an outstanding professional bicycle retailer for all types of riders. Please consider applying if you are looking to combine your passion for cycling with a fun, dynamic job in the cycling industry.


Description: Cycling enthusiast with prior retail sales experience desired. Focus on road, mountain, hybrid/commuter bicycles and clothing/accessories. Works closely with Sales Managers and Senior Sales Staff.


Duties


Work as part of a team on the sales floor ensuring that customers receive the best possible experience when they visit our store. Sales associates need to take potential bike buyers through every step of the bike purchase: listening to a customer’s needs, discussing available product options, selecting the right model, size, and type of bicycle, and setting up test rides, followed by assessing options for all necessary accessories and clothing to optimize their cycling experience. Strong interpersonal skills are a must for communicating in person and via telephone/email with customers, as well as with service and register staff. Additionally a sales associate will be expected to restock and organize merchandise and participate in shop cleaning.


Requirements


Requirements: Must work weekends and some evenings, with flexibility. Must be able to lift 40 lbs. Bicycle enthusiast with prior outdoor industry retail sales experience desired.


Nice To Haves


Preferred candidates will have knowledge and experience in any or all of the following systems and tools:

  • Handheld computer device software
  • Adjustable wrenches
  • Barcode scanners
  • Cash registers
  • Desktop computers
  • Point of sale POS software

Benefits


This position will be paid hourly, but the exact sum offered will depend on the specific experience of the applicant, so that figure will determined after an interview.



Minimum Education : High School or Equivalent
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Retail
Minimum Experience : 1 Yr
Location : Belmont, MA

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