at American Furniture Rentals in New Castle, Delaware, United States
WAREHOUSE – FURNITURE SALES ASSOCIATE
AFR Furniture Clearance Center offers a wide inventory of previously rented and gently used furniture at drastically discounted prices. Throughout the week, our sale merchandise is actively updated with additional showroom samples, refurbished scratch and dent items, and one-of-a-kind furniture and décor pieces. We are open Tuesday - Saturday from 10am-6pm to the public. Whether you're shopping for your living room, bedroom, dining room, office, or beyond - furnish your home or apartment with AFR's Clearance Center and save in style!
The Position: We’re looking for a Warehouse/Furniture Sales Associate located in New Castle DE. The hours of this position will be Tuesday - Saturday from 10am to 6pm. The pay we’re offering between $31,200- $35,360 annually plus commission. $500 commission guarantee for six months. Required 1 to 2 years of experience preferred. Candidate must pass a Drug/Alcohol Test and Criminal Background Check.
Basic Function: Keep the showroom stocked with current furniture inventory, furniture sales and/or sales support will be required. This position will greet customers and assist them in making selections from our inventory of furniture. Responsible for providing superior customer service to our customers, being bilingual is a plus. Candidates must be highly motivated to achieve both team and personal goals.
Provide quality customer service to include assistance with purchases, suggestive selling and providing product information.
Build and maintain an understanding of the stores products and price information to assist with customer purchases.
Receive payments from customers, operate cash register and credit card machine and return appropriate change as needed.
Restocking sales merchandise
Tagging products for pricing
Verify merchandise and manually tag with tickets daily
Organize merchandise to prepare for shipment as needed
Fill customer order in accordance with invoice, complete appropriate paperwork, and place a copy with the merchandise for shipment
Prepare special promotional packages as needed
Operate tape gun to seal boxes for shipment or stock daily
Maintain a neat and orderly workplace at all times to include and report and dangerous conditions to management immediately
Lift up to 75-100 pounds on occasion
Written and verbal communication skills
Bilingual is a plus
Organization and planning skills.
Time management skills/ sense of urgency
1-2 years of previous sales experience preferred.
Customer service skill
POS and computer skills are a plus.
Weekend hours required
We offer the following benefits:
Excellent Medical, Dental and Vision benefits.
Life, AD&D and Employee Assistance Program at no cost to the employee.
Flexible Spending (FSA) and Dependent Care Account.
Additional Supplement Benefits including Short Term Disability, Accidental, Whole Life and Term Life coverages.
Vacation and PTO.
AFR Furniture Rentals provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. AFR Furniture Rentals complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.
AFR Furniture Rentals expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of our employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.
AFR Furniture Rentals will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, creed, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, physical and mental disability, criminal record, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, status with respect to receiving public assistance, domestic violence victim status, a disabled, special, recently separated, active duty wartime, campaign badge, Armed Forces service medal veteran, or any other characteristics protected under applicable law.