Seasonal Retail Sales Associate

Seasonal Retail Sales Associate

Amazing opportunity to work for Mure + Grand during the most festive months of the year! We are looking for outgoing, talented individuals who are available for full-time positions, and part-time positions at our holiday market pop-ups. Ability to work on Saturday's, late nights, and holidays is a must.

Every year we participate in the iconic holiday markets throughout New York, including Bryant Park Holiday Market and Union Square Holiday Market. It's a fast paced environment with exposure to people from all over the world visiting to experience the magic of the holidays in New York. And we've been a part of delivering an amazing experience for the last six years running!

Employment Dates and Info ❁→

✷ Employment start date is October 24th, to help with setup of the booth and to start training
✷ Opening date of the pop-up is October 27 and runs through January 2
✷ From Friday-Sunday the markets will stay open until 11pm, and extended holiday hours during the week will begin mid-November, so it will be expected to stay until 11pm for closing shifts
✷ The holiday markets stay open on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day, so being available to work on the holidays is a must
✷ Opening shifts start at 9:00am

Job Duties and Responsibilities  ❁→

  • Greet customers and determine their wants and needs
  • Recommend, select and help locate the right merchandise
  • Remain knowledgeable on products and discuss available options
  • Describe a product's features and demonstrate use
  • Help customers try on or fit merchandise
  • Answer customer queries regarding the store and the merchandise
  • Maintain in-stock and presentable condition in the store
  • Restock inventory
  • Stay up to date on all promotions and special offers
  • Open/close cash register and balance cash drawer
  • Receive and process cash,  and charge/credit payments
  • Calculate discounts and special offers accurately
  • Watch for and recognize security risks and thefts, know how to prevent or handle these situations
  • Exchange merchandise for customers
  • Bag or package purchases, and wrap gifts
  • Clean shelves, counters, floors and tables

Job Requirements  ❁→

  • Effective communication, with the ability to meet sales goals
  • Possess self-confidence and a presentable outgoing personality
  • Ability to work well with a team and communicate with sales manager
  • Reliable, hardworking, enthusiastic, with the ability to perform multiple assignments at the same time
  • Ability and willing to work on weekend and holidays
  • Ability to learn the art of professional greeting and attracting passive consumers
  • Physically fit to stand for long periods, and ability to lift moderate to heavy boxes

Mure + Grand is an equal opportunity employer.  This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this job.  It is not intended to include all duties and responsibilities.

To apply for this position, please send an email along with a copy of your resume to