Job Title: Sales Associate
- Yankton, SD---Yankton Mall, 01431
Over 110 years ago, James Cash Penney founded his company on the principle of treating customers the way he wanted to be treated: Fair and Square. Today, rooted in this rich legacy, we are re-imagining every aspect of our business in order to reclaim our birthright and become America’s favorite store. The truth is, we’re fine with growing old. We’re not fine with growing stale. So we are throwing open the windows and letting in some fresh air. With 1,100 stores and jcp.com, we’re focused on delivering an exciting, new shopping experience that is in sync with the rhythm of our customers’ lives through exceptionally curated merchandise, artful presentation and unmatched customer service. Most critical to our success is enlisting the industry’s best talent to fuel our transformation and help change the way America shops for good.
As a Sales Associate, you report to the Sales Manager or Department Manager in partnership with the entire store team to provide quick and friendly customer service. In this pivotal role, you will provide customer service by participating in creating a shopping environment unlike any retail experience that encourages customers to purchase merchandise and services.
As a Sales Associate, you will deliver an excellent customer service experience including selling, suggesting additional related merchandise, maintaining merchandise stocks, and store appearance. This position will involve developing both new and existing customer relationships. As a Sales Associate, you will complete customer transactions in a friendly and timely manner. You will also assist in training new hires and current associates.
Accomplishments & Core Competencies:
Successful associates are friendly, enthusiastic, like working with people, and are able to follow instructions and learn procedures. All Associates must be available and willing to work a flexible schedule, including weekdays or weeknights, and weekend time.
A century-old name in retailing, J. C. Penney is reinventing itself to modernize its iconic but sagging department store business. The...