Rainy Day offers an exciting, fun and fast-paced working environment. We welcome applications from talented, ambitious, and professional individuals. To apply for the following positions please email your resume, cover letter, and references to email@example.com by May 15th
Back Room Assistant
This position is for a mature, energetic, self-motivated and organized individual. Must be able to work independently after receiving the day's instruction. Must have excellent computer skills.
Specific duties Include:
- Receiving, unpacking and pricing freight through our point of sales system
Maintaining the back stockroom area in an orderly, organized and efficient manner
Filing all related paperwork in appropriate files
Making certain the area used for unpacking, (parking lot, back freight area, etc) is kept clean and uncluttered at all times
Being responsible for all shipping of merchandise for customers
Handling damages and returns
This is a full time summer position. Must be available through Labor Day with the potential for year round employment.
Sales and Marketing Position
Year-round home store and gift shop in Martha's Vineyard seeks a sales and marketing person to help with customer service, advertising, social media and buying. This is a perfect opportunity for someone eager to learn the ins and outs of a vibrant small business. The position is 30 hours/week, with the opportunity for bonuses based on performance.
This position requites the ability to work directly with customers on the sales floor as well as "behind the scenes." S/he must be personable and self-directed with the ability to deal comfortably with customers, sales representatives, and companies.
Working with the owner, s/he will execute the store's social media and marketing strategies, including advertisements, special promotions, and customer loyalty programs.
The candidate will also be responsible for placing orders and maintaining the store's aesthetic.
Specific duties include:
- Customer service on the sales floor, including placing special orders and communicating product information
- Managing email blasts and social media accounts, such as Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest
- Maintaining an advertising schedule and working with designers to create ads
- Selecting products for the store, tracking stock levels, and placing orders
- Assisting owner with special products as needed
- Bachelor's degree
Sales or other customer-focused experience
Experience with social media and customer relationship management (CRM) in a business or non-profit setting
Interest in new trends in fashion and home furnishings
Attention to detail, including copyediting and proofing designs
Artistic ability and experience with design software a plus
The ideal candidate will be flexible, friendly, creative, and energetic with the desire to learn and implement new ideas. Organization and the ability to manage multiple tasks are essential.
Customer Service and Sales Position
Full time year round and part time seasonal positions available. The ideal candidate will have a friendly, open and honest demeanor and a love of products in our store. They must have an eye for detail and be able to create a store environment that appeals and delights customers every time they visit the store.
- Ensure high level of customer care
Build lasting relationships with customers
Effectively determine customer needs
Professional demeanor in store and proper phone etiquette
- Maintain a clean and organized work environment
Restocking product storewide
- Warmth and enthusiasm
- An entrepreneurial spirit
The ability to balance customer service with individual tasks
- The ability to meet and exceed sales goals
- Willingness to go above and beyond
- Flexibility and openness to change
- Ability to work as a positive team member
The ideal candidate will meet the above qualifications and be ready to join a team of positive and dynamic individuals.