EPIC JOB OPPORTUNITY
The Red Balloon Toyshop needs a person that is passionate about making a difference in the lives of children and adults. We have played an integral role in the educational development and entertainment of many, many families in the Cowichan Valley. We are looking for someone who is excited to continue this tradition and become part of The Red Balloon family.
Job Title: Assistant Sales Manager
The Cowichan Valley’s most popular Toyshop is seeking an Assistant Sales Manager to help improve the efficiency of the Toyshop operations. The successful candidate’s primary responsibility will be to exceed our customer’s expectations in every way. Behind the scenes, the Assistant Sales Manager will help manage retail operations, including inventory and visual merchandising. The successful candidate will become the go-to person for quality toys, puzzles and games in the Cowichan Valley.
Ensure customers feel they have had the best experience possible
Ensure products are displayed in an efficient and effective manner
Develop and Manage Facebook posts and strategies
Troubleshoot customer service issues
Monitor sales targets and prepare reports and suggested actions
Assist in hosting events and implementing customer data acquisition strategies
Qualifications and Skills Required
Demonstrated positive and energetic behaviour
Experience using Facebook (business) to engage customers in a lasting and meaningful way
3+ years’ sales experience in retail operations
Demonstrated ability to manage sales targets
Able to work collaboratively as part of a team
Able to stand for an 8-hour shift
Experience with POS systems an asset
Experience with Microsoft software an asset (Excel, Outlook, Word, Access)
Public speaking experience as asset
Ability to be away from a cell-phone for 8 hours
If interested, please contact Ian Fairwell at 250.748.5545.