Museum Shop Sales Associate

Position: Museum Shop Sales Associate
Reports To: Museum Shop and Merchandising Manager
Position Status: Part-time opportunities
Location: Washington, DC

 

Hillwood Museum Shop is seeking sales associates to work part time schedules.  The person we seek is comfortable and experienced in a retail setting, has excellent customer service skills, and a love for fine arts.  Our ideal candidate is flexible with regard to hours and dedicated to staying with the position once trained.  Hillwood Museum Shop is a great work environment and has a friendly staff of sales associates.

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Assist customers and process sales  
  • Restock and maintain displays
  • Observe sales floor for theft and damage
  • Provide support as needed for receiving, pricing, inventory and other functions
  • Assist with special events
  • Assist with physical inventory

 

Requirements:

  • Experienced with retail sales and operation of cash register/credit card transactions
  • Experience in a museum, fine art or related retail environment
  • Friendly and personable
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Detailed-oriented
  • Able to work a variety of hours

 

Interested candidates should submit their resume and letter of interest to employment@hillwoodmuseum.org. Please state Museum Shop in subject and indicate PT or FT in the body of text.  No phone calls please.  Hillwood is an equal opportunity employer.