Floor Sales Associate - McDaniel’s Furniture & Floor Coverings

Job Type: Off Campus
Date Posted: 11/27/2012

Summary: McDaniel’s Furniture & Floor Coverings in Clovis is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic flooring sales associate to develop our residential business. There is great earning potential because of McDaniel’s commitment to excellence in the Eastern New Mexico area for over 50 years.
This position requires an individual to interact with customers and assist them in making product choices according to the customer needs in their home.
A sales floor associate is usually the first point of contact when a customer enters a store. The associate must have a friendly and inviting demeanor. Also, a sales floor associate must be able to effectively communicate with all types of customers. For that reason, the sales associate must be courteous, tactful and patient. Likewise, the sales associate must be knowledgeable of the store merchandise.

Please send resumes to Donna at carpet1013@hotmail.com

Qualifications: It is also expected that the individual be a self-starter, personally well organized, and willing to create new business as well as to provide outstanding customer service and follow-up. Relationship based selling is the key. The individual also must be able to provide a willingness to learn all aspects of a constantly changing flooring industry. Familiarity of product and installation procedures for carpet, ceramic tile, hardwood, vinyl, and laminate floors is preferred.
Basic PC skills including email, Internet, and knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) is necessary. The successful candidate will have strong interpersonal, verbal, and communication skills; combined with the ability to build relationships and adapt to a diverse customer base.
Competitive pay (base plus commission) and employee discounts provided.
Seeking full-time employee but would consider the right part-time candidate.
•Requires occasional Saturdays and holidays; must be available to work retail hours
•English/Spanish bilingual speakers preferred.
•Excellent communication and customer service skills
•Professional, neat, clean-cut appearance

Duties: A sales floor associate helps customers locate store merchandise, and the associate has actual knowledge of product aspects and the usefulness of the product. Similarly, the sales associate has knowledge of any promotions and advertisements. The sales associate is responsible for helping keep the store neat and orderly, and often returns merchandise to its correct location and helps maintain the store displays.

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