Sales Associate - Agriculture and Farming

Antigua Home and Garden Centre is Antigua and Barbuda's premier destination for quality home and garden goods. Operational since 1994, the business has taken on a new lease of life with a revamped storefront and a developing online presence. 

We are looking to supplement our staff with dynamic, curious, and ambitious people who are eager to go above and beyond in helping customers.

At Antigua Home and Garden Centre,  we believe in our team members having meaningful experiences that help them build and develop skills for a career. The sales roles can provide you with the:
 

  • Skills in guest service and active selling

  • Knowledge building in industry trends including brand differentiation

  • Knowledge of retail business fundamentals: department sales trends, inventory management, guest shopping patterns, pricing, and promotions strategies, and basic merchandising

Job Description

This role is a customer-facing role in the agriculture and farming department at Antigua Home and Garden Centre.  Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring quick and efficient customer service at all times

  • Assisting customers in identifying items as required

  • Ensuring that the shelves in the store and warehouses are neatly packed, free from dust, and replenished promptly

  • Ensuring that all goods are displayed and carry prices and barcodes for easy identification

  • Promptly bringing to management’s attention the inventory status of goods that may be out of stock on the shelves or in the system

  •  Reporting to management any extraordinary events that may occur during the course of business

  • Greeting customers in person and via phone and directing custom inquiries to appropriate parties

  • Assists in the opening and closing of the retail floor by surface cleaning the surrounding area

  • Inspecting items being purchased to ensure they are the accurate price and free of damage and discoloration

  • Educating customers about the effectiveness of and how to use items in your section. 

A qualified candidate's profile includes

  • At least 5 CXC subjects including Math and English. Certification in Agricultural Science and Office Administration is a plus

  • At least 3 years of customer-facing work experience 

  • Welcoming and helpful attitude toward guests and other team members

  • Effective communication skills

  • The ability to work both independently and with a team

  • The ability to resolve guest questions quickly on the spot

  • The ability to lift 25lbs comfortably.

If you feel that this role suits you, please your application materials via the form below. 

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