Sales Associate

The Spice & Tea Exchange of San Francisco

Sales Associate

San Francisco, CA
Part Time
  • Responsibilities

    Are you a foodie? Do you enjoy food and cooking? Do you appreciate fine teas, gourmet spice blends, sugars and salts? Are you creative in the kitchen? Come work in an environment where it is all about food!

    Part time, long-term Retail Sales Associates are wanted immediately for The Spice & Tea Exchange, a specialty retail shop that sells spices, herbs, teas, spice blends, rubs and related products. Come work with us in a fun, creative and supportive environment! Advancement opportunities are available.


    A The Spice & Tea Exchange® Employee may be expected to:

    Ensure each guest receives stellar customer service and is welcomed into the store and greeted with our trademarked opening lines

    Utilize trademarked follow up lines with guests

    Maintain inventory levels throughout the store, e.g. on shelves, counters and tables, in containers with merchandise and product while assessing store inventory levels; notify management of low inventory levels

    Price merchandise with labels, SKU’s, prices and locations

    Blend and package product as necessary and where applicable

    Obtains merchandise requested by customer, field customer questions concerning location, product information, price and uses for products while establishing rapport with customers to ensure their return and/or word of mouth advertising

    Maintain solid, accurate and current product knowledge to adequately promote the product by reading applicable publications and attending necessary training activities

    Complies with operating standards and procedures pertaining to the daily operation of the store

    Assess and notify management of low product inventory levels

    Helps maintain store appearance by contributing towards daily chores

    Preferred Skills

    Proven customer focus with stellar customer service

    Excellent verbal and written communication

    Ability to utilize simple math skills in measuring ingredients, reading a scale and following recipes

    This franchise is independently owned and operated by a franchisee. Your application will go directly to the franchisee, and all hiring decisions will be made by the management of this franchisee. All inquiries about employment at this franchisee should be made directly to the franchise location, and not to The Spice & Tea Exchange Corporate.