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Thrift and Thrive 200x200

We are seeking an energetic and creative part-time Retail Associate to work at Thrift & Thrive in Portage Park, Chicago, IL. (Potential to move in to full-time after 6 months). The position requires flexible availability and weekend hours. This position will be available August 2016.

Position Requirements:

  • Sorting incoming donations
  • Moving and loading furniture
  • pricing items accurately
  • merchandising
  • creating attractive window displays
  • general cleaning and upkeep of the store
  • providing outstanding customer service
  • opening and closing the store
  • cash handling
  • other duties as assigned

Key qualifications:

  • Previous retail sales experience desired
  • An eye for vintage and designer clothing and goods
  • A great sense of style and design
  • Previous experience in constructing displays
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Flexibility and ability to deal with change
  • Must be able to do self-directed work and work well in a team environment
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs + unassisted

Email cover letter and resume to thriftnthrive@gmail.com. Resumes without cover letters will not be considered.