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Assistant Retail Business Manager

Are you a go-getter who wants a position where you are rewarded and appreciated?

If you are

  •         Cheerful, outgoing and truly love helping people in person, via phone, and email
  •         Organized, detail focused, enjoy creating routines, and love a good spreadsheet or planner
  •         Enthusiastic about helping customers find solutions, and helping the business run efficiently.

And would love to:

  •         Work in a clean, creative environment with a lot of variety in tasks and product.
  •         Be a vital member of a small team, not just another cog in a big wheel
  •         See your efforts appreciated and used to grow a small family business

We offer

  •         A competitive wage and performance bonuses (wage dependent on experience) and an employee discount.
  •         Flexible schedule with daytime hours, up to 2 Saturdays per month required.
  •         Paid on the job training with opportunities for advancement. 

Experience needed:

  •        Good math skills a must, basic skills with POS software, quickbooks, Excel, and other programs needed. Organizational skills and self-motivation vital.
  •        Retail experience preferred, will fill in for sales staff as needed as well as supervise staff tasks, but core responsibilities are not customer-facing. Will be expected to learn the products and specifics of our industry
  •        Basic sewing knowledge is needed, a passion for quilting, fabric collage, sewing would be a big plus.

Sew Simple of Lynchburg seeks to encourage, inspire, educate, and equip sewists and quilters in Virginia and beyond to bring their creative visions to life.

Send an email with resume to info@sewsimpleoflynchburg.com and we will arrange a time to come in and apply in person.

  

The ideal candidate can balance multiple roles and tasks, including exceptional customer service when other staff is not available.  Assists store owner with administrative tasks including scheduling, inventory and ordering, POS management, shipping, merchandizing, event coordination, and supervising sales staff.

This candidate is focused on the business running smoothly and efficiently, hitting sales goals and behind-the-scenes tasks that allow the owner to spend more time with creative product development.

Candidate is an exceptional communicator over the phone, in-person, via print and email. Is able to see things that need doing and makes sure it gets done.

Candidate would work closely with owner in this small specialty shop, assisting with social media and growth of online sales. Candidate must be willing to develop product knowledge.


Part-time Sales Clerk

If you are…

• An outgoing, enthusiastic, positive person eager to help people in a creative retail setting
• Able to field customer questions over the phone professionally and cheerfully.
• Willing to learn about new products and techniques.
• Able to keep an orderly workspace and maintain a visually pleasing sales floor.

We offer…

• Flexible hours in a creative environment, competitive wage dependent on experience, employee discount.
• A colorful boutique setting with great repeat customers
• Training for the specifics of our industry
• Opportunity to increase skills, responsibilities, and wages over time.

Experience needed:

• Basic computer and math skills a must. Familiar navigating around windows PC
• Personality and presentation more important than skills, we can train the rest to someone willing to learn.
• Basic sewing knowledge is a plus. You will need to learn much about sewing and quilting.

Sew Simple of Lynchburg seeks to encourage, inspire, educate, and equip sewists and quilters in Virginia and beyond to bring their creative visions to life.

 
This is not your average cashier position! Enjoy a workplace full of color, pattern, and creativity. Sales clerk assists customers both in-store and over the phone, cuts fabric yardage as needed, completes transactions on point of sale system, frequent lifting of fabric bolts and sewing machines is required.  We have some of the best customers around and work hard to make them happy. Involves standing most of the day as well as light cleaning duties.

Send an email with resume and we will arrange a time to come in and apply in person.