Vera Bradley

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Part Time Sales Associates:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES (Note: Other duties may be assigned)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

*   Engage the guest and enhance her Experience through product awareness and team selling

*   Treat all Vera Bradley employees and guests with respect and maintain a positive work environment

*   Drive store results through add on selling and conversion that meet the guest’s wants and needs

*   Maintain Vera Bradley brand standards through assistance in  visual merchandising excellence

*   Help to maintain a clean, organized and inviting environment for the customer

*   Maintain organization of stock room

*   Ability to accurately process transactions in an professional manner

*   Comply with all established company policies and procedures

*   Process sales transactions utilizing POS system

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

*   High School graduate preferred

*   Prior retail experience strongly preferred

*   Experience with retail POS system a plus

>> Requisition number R004015

 

Part Time Team Lead:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES (Note: Other duties may be assigned)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

*   Set high standards and motivate the team to create The Experience

*   Responsible for exceeding sales goals, building store traffic, converting Guests, interacting with the product, and promoting campaigns and contests to drive brand awareness and lasting customer relationships

*   Act as a Brand Ambassador consistently modeling and upholding the Vera Bradley Core Values

*   Assist leadership team with planning, implementing, and maintaining the visual merchandising brand standards

*   Assist with store operational duties including inventory, ordering, training, Fussy Matrix, e-mailing and calling Guests, and opening closing

*   Act a liaison between store associates and store leadership to create a fun and collaborative work environment

*   Maintain an awareness of loss prevention by supporting a culture of honesty and connecting the links between creating The Experience, store associate engagement and shrink

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

*   High School graduate or equivalent strongly preferred

*   Prior retail experience strongly preferred; prior management experience strongly preferred

*   Experience in specialty retail strongly preferred

*   Experience with retail POS system a plus

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

*   Dependable with open availability and flexible to work nights, weekends and holidays

*   Strong desire and ability to serve customers and solve problems

*   Ability to lead, motivate and promote a team environment

*   Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

*   Detail oriented with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously

*   Must be polished, polite and professional

*   Ability to build and maintain good rapport with internal and external customers and handle situations with confidence, tact and resourcefulness

*   Flexible, adaptable with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment

>>> Requisition R004020