VINS Nature Store Position Contact Us 802.359.5000 firstname.lastname@example.org Nature Center Hours VINS Nature Center 10am to 4pm Daily Accepting Injured Birds 8am to 4pm Daily 802.359.5000 x212 Get Directions Nature Store Associate As the VINS Nature Store Associate, you will work with store staff, guest services staff members, to sell admissions to the VINS Nature Center, provide information on programs, offer product knowledge on store items, and promote VINS’ Adopt a Raptor and Membership programs. Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to demonstrating outstanding customer service and working as part of the team to meet the organization’s financial objectives. Retail experience is required for this position. REPORTS TO: Lead, Visitor Services JOB LOCATION: VINS Nature Center, 149 Natures Way, Quechee, Vermont Key Accountabilities Excellent customer serviceTeamwork orientedMeeting or exceeding sales goalsBecome an ambassador of VINS’ mission statementStrong sales register experience, with accuracy in daily sales journal entriesExperience with online sales and fulfillment on a daily basisAccuracy of reports and inventory takingEnsure the professional and friendly reception of VINS’ visitorsAssist guests in selecting items for purchase, know the features and benefits of productEncourage Membership and Adopt a Raptor sales in support of the organization’s programsAssist in stocking, cleaning, ticketing and maintaining the overall appearance and function of the storeBe conscious of workplace safety and security at all timesFloor coverage flexibility and dependability with schedules Skill Summary Enjoy meeting and interacting with customers with a positive attitudeOrganizedMaintain and order inventory, including entry of inventory upon receipt of goodsA team player who possesses the ability to work in a learning environmentAble to work point of sale system (Computec/iMerchant), MS Excel, MS WordGood telephone etiquetteLikes nature and the outdoorsLeads by example Compensation & Work Schedule Commensurate with experience. This position is available for full-time employment, 32 hours per week. Availability for weekend coverage and some evenings is required. To Apply To apply for this position, send by E-MAIL ONLY a cover letter, résumé, and a list of at least three employer references to: Amy Gillam, Lead, Visitor Services email@example.com Subject line: Nature Store Associate Application Position post date: October 2021 VINS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Vermont Institute of Natural Science is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization supported by membership dues, admission and program fees, donations, and grants.