I don’t usually post job openings but being in Denver and working for this forward-thinking shop would be a good gig for a lot of people. Trouts is one of the best shops in the country and they have moved forward, through technology and ideas, to embrace fly fishing’s retail future. While many shops are flailing, Trouts is rising. Check out the job descriptions and give these guys a shout if it sounds appealing. Lots of fish-heads to hang with and lots of on the water opps would come up with this position, I would image.
Trouts Fly Fishing is looking for a Full-Time Sales Associate to join our dynamic team of fly fishing subject matter experts. The Full-Time Sales Associate position at Trouts Fly Fishing requires a passion for the fly fishing lifestyle and an outgoing personality that takes initiative, has integrity and is committed to world class customer service.
Full-Time Sales Associate
Job Description: At Trouts Fly Fishing, we offer customers an accessible environment, knowledgeable staff, and a consistent experience – both online and in the shop. The Full-Time Sales Associate will provide customer sales support within the shop and promote cross selling and upselling opportunities of fly fishing retail products. The Full-Time Sales Associate will also be well versed in customer events, programs and classes and engage in cross selling activities when appropriate. This position will be based in Denver, CO and be primarily responsible for driving the retail sales in the Denver Market.
· Exemplify excellent product knowledge and customer care within a broad range of fly fishing products and services
· Collaborate with the Manager to promote products and complete product/service requests made by customers who are in the shop
· The ability to pick, pack, and ship products for online sales fulfillment
· Collaborate with the Manager to properly process and allocate inbound shipments of products and equipment
· The Full-Time Sales Associate should have a relatively open schedule of availability which allows ability to staff the shop during busiest sales times
· Exercise best practices for merchandising products in order to best display fly fishing equipment, clothing and other gear, making products visually compelling to the customer and resulting in a sales floor that is easy to shop and navigate
· Ability to manage time wisely and complete job responsibilities and complete special projects efficiently
· Understands or has experience operating a point of sales system
· Comply with all Company Policies and procedures
· Must have reliable transportation
· Complete special projects as required
Requirements: Retail or direct customer experience is desirable. We also require a team player who has the ability for time management, demonstrated written and verbal communication and customer service skills. At Trouts Fly Fishing we are absolutely committed to perfecting our customer’s experience and we expect the same level of dedication from every employee of our staff.
Hours and Compensation: Applicant would be expected to work up to 40 hours a week. Availability to work on weekends is necessary. Compensation will be dependent on previous work and fishing experience.
All interested parties should send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com, or by mail to:
Trouts Fly Fishing
ATTN: Human Resource Department
1303 E. 6th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218