Seasonal Retail Customer Service Associate

Jobs Description

A Seasonal Customer Service Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, creating an exceptional shopping experience, completing point of sale transactions inclusive of credit and loyalty program enrollment, and delivering a clean, neat, and easy to shop environment. This position is also responsible for unpacking new merchandise when delivered, replenishing merchandise as needed, ensuring markdowns are taken in a timely and accurate manner, set-up and removal of signs as directed for promotional events, and picking and packing of fulfillment orders.

Areas of Responsibility

  • Provide an exceptional customer shopping experience by ensuring both the in store and online customer are always the #1 priority
  • Service the customer in a helpful and friendly manner including POS transactions, credit and loyalty program enrollment, and helping them to find what they are looking for
  • Assist customers in all aspects of total store fulfillment
  • Proactive in assisting customers who are using devices to shop and compare, whether Macy’s devices or their own
  • Determine customer needs based on personal features and other customer preference related factors
  • Suggest additional merchandise to compliment customer selection
  • Reinforce customer’s selection and package merchandise with care
  • Handle all returns courteously and professionally
  • Invite customers to come back and thank them by name whenever possible
  • Deliver a clean, neat, and easy-to-shop store environment; maintain sales floor and fitting room recovery standards
  • Execute merchandising, fulfillment, RFID, and reverse logistics tasks timely and accurately to include placement of merchandise to standards, movement of fixtures and merchandise for seasonal sets, stockroom maintenance and organization, replenishment to the sales floor, collection and transport of picked fulfillment orders to appropriate processing areas; preparing and returning BOPS/SDD orders; RFID tag up events, cycle counts, display audits and tagging standards; processing and packing of damages, non-congruent transfers, store initiated transfers, return to vendor and mark out of stock merchandise
  • Collaborate with peers, leads, and managers to coordinate merchandise movement needs with other tasks
  • Execute price changes in a timely and accurate manner to include marking correct markdown/markup price on merchandise, using correct price change labels, conducting random price audits to ensure selling price is correctly reflected on the merchandise, and communication of pricing issues to supervisor
  • Execute signing in a timely and accurate manner to include organization, maintenance, and accountability of sign shop and sign carts, sign set-up and removal based on RF Handheld and Up/Down tools, random sign audits to ensure selling price is correctly reflected on the signs, communication on signing issues to supervisor
  • Adhere to Asset Protection and inventory control and compliance procedures
  • Perform these functions in an efficient manner; flex between tasks as directed by a Supervisor
  • Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality
  • Perform other duties as necessary
  • Education / Experience Requirements

    Education/Experience - No specific educational accomplishments are necessary. No experience is required.

    Communication Skills - Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to interpret instructional documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

    Mathematical Skills - Basic math functions such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Able to use a calculator.

    Reasoning Ability - Self-starter, able to work independently and as part of a team and must have good time management skills.

    Physical Demands: This position involves constant moving, talking, hearing, reaching, and standing. Involves standing for at least two consecutive hours. Involves lifting at least 30 lbs. May occasionally involve stooping, kneeling, crouching, and climbing ladders. Vision abilities include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. May involve reaching above eye level.

    Other Skills - Possess a strong sense of urgency. Must enjoy meeting and interacting with customers. Possess a thirst for learning. Ability to collaborate and function as a member of a team. Should be comfortable with the use of computers and frequent use of Radio Frequency equipment.

    Work Hours: Flexible with scheduling and available to work retail hours, which may include day, evening, weekends, and/or holidays, based on department and store/company needs.

    How to Apply

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