Full Time Sales Associate - Specialty Sports - Vail, CO
Vail Resorts - Aspen, CO

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        • Full-Time, Seasonal. Specialty Sports Venture (SSV). Vail, CO.

          Vail Resorts' retail and rental operations are conducted through Specialty Sports Venture (SSV), a majority owned subsidiary. SSV operates over 160 year-round and seasonal stores under 40 + retail brand names specializing in ski, bike, golf and fly fishing products and gear. We operate in world-class locations such as Aspen, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Telluride, Park City, Vail, Lake Tahoe, Denver’s Front Range and the San Francisco Bay Area.

          Specialty Sports Venture (SSV) is currently looking for service-oriented employees who are passionate about the outdoors, our products and educating our guests. Sales Associates are responsible for maintaining outstanding customer service as per company standards, generating sales, merchandising, and safeguarding company assets.

          Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
          • Serves customers by establishing rapport, building customer confidence, providing accurate information, and promoting product through point of successful sale
          • Establish professional, yet personalized rapport with customer upon contact; by phone or in person
          • Answer all questions, providing detailed information, and establishing trust with the customer to close of sale
          • Describing and promoting product in line with customer's express needs as well as promoting purchase of related products
          • Stocks shelves, counters, or tables with merchandise
          • Promote extended warranty/maintenance agreements, parts and accessories purchase

          This position is critical to the delivery of world class service and it is the responsibility of staff members to be friendly, courteous and helpful under all circumstances.

          Job Requirements:
          • Previous retail sales experience, strongly preferred
          • Maintain a working knowledge of products and trends within the industry
          • Previous snow sport industry experience, strongly preferred
          • Ability to communicate fluently with co-workers and guests in accurate spoken and written English
          • Commitment to exceptional customer service
          • Basic computer skills
          • Ability to work a flexible schedule; including nights, holidays and weekends

          Compensation: Based on experience

          As a Vail Resorts employee you get way more than a paycheck or even a ski pass. Our Total Rewards program gives employees access to some of the world’s most beautiful playgrounds and luxurious properties—and the goods to enjoy each of them to their fullest potential.

          Some of the benefits include:
          • Free ski pass to our world-class resorts
          • Retail discounts at our stores
          • Excellent training and professional development
          • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

          Have fun.

          Serve Others. Do Right. Drive Values. Do Good. Be Safe. These are the values Vail Resorts employees embrace daily. As the premier mountain resort company in the world and a leader in luxury, destination-based travel at iconic locations, we operate in three highly integrated and interdependent segments including mountain, lodging and real estate. Vail Resorts employees are good at what they do and we welcome people who bring enthusiasm, pride and a commitment to creating an Experience of a Lifetime to our stakeholders.

          Vail Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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Vail Resorts hopes the ski vacation business is all uphill. One of North America's leading ski resort operators, Vail Resorts operates...