|Store Operations Associate|
|The American Institute of Architects|
|This is an entry level position reporting to the Director, AIA Merchandising & Retail. The incumbent is responsible for all day to day operations of the store, including but not limited, to financial forecasting, record keeping, bill paying, store display and all aspects of customer service which includes register sales and working with customers. In addition to managing the annual sale, the incumbent will serve as the AIA representative when the store participates in outside trade shows and in-store events. |
• Perform daily operations duties, including store opening and closing activities, such as cash reconciliation, preparing bank deposits, voucher processing.
• Performs other duties as necessary to support the Director.
KSAs and Training and Experience
General knowledge of retailing; preferably in the book industry. Knowledge of publishers and publishing practices preferred. Considerable skill in point of sales systems, inventory control, mail, purchasing and merchandising. Considerable skill in Excel and Word; excellent written and oral communications skills and outstanding customer service orientation.
Bachelor’s degree and working knowledge of art and architecture preferred; two to three years of experience in a retail operation required,