Tiger Team Store is the official home of the Missouri Athletics.
The student retail sales
assistant is primarily responsible for performing various customer service and retail sales functions.
Provide the highest level of customer service, including approaching customers with proper greeting; inquiring about their
needs; maintaining a positive and friendly attitude; and helping customers with their purchases, whether it in person or over the
Create a positive shopping experience for the customer by demonstrating knowledge, care, interest, and passion.
customer complaints in a timely, positive manner. Refer unresolved customer complaints to the appropriate department or
Maintain an effective and professional sales floor by ensuring all aspects of the sales floor remain stocked, well
merchandised, and clean, according to established guidelines.
Develop displays and product relocation as directed by student or
Ensure proper inventory controls are administered in a way to prevent loss.
supervisors when inventory levels on the floor are not adequate.
Utilize inventory worksheets to administer ad-hoc physical
inventories to identify potential discrepancies.
Maintain back-stock according to established procedures, including maintaining a
well-organized stock room, proper back-stock inventory levels, etc.
Coordinate and assist with event planning and special promotions,
including sidewalk sales, weekly specials, anniversary sales, holiday shopping events, summer welcome specials, homecoming weekend,
graduation fair, football games and others.
Maintain current knowledge of point of
sale/computerized inventory control system.
Assist in training, coaching, motivating, disciplining, and evaluating part-time
As with all positions, involvement with other duties and responsibilities is expected to serve the customer and maintain
our University Stores mission.
Ability to communicate and comprehend verbal and written
Visual perception sufficient to examine merchandise and cash at close range.
Manual dexterity to
handle cash, credit cards, etc., and operate a register.
Math skills sufficient to perform sales transactions.
stand and/or remain mobile for the duration of the assigned shift.
Ability to do light lifting for handling merchandise and
Ability to reach, bend, squat, climb, etc., as necessary to stock or retrieve merchandise.
Ability and patience to
listen and understand the speech of a diverse customer base considering cultural, demographic, geographic and other important
Hours will vary based on athletic events.
Must be available for the summer months and
Anticipated Hiring Range
position is not eligible for University benefits. Individuals in non benefit eligible positions may choose to participate in the Tax
Deferred Annuity Plan (403b). For information about this plan, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at https://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits.
We value the uniqueness of every individual and strive to ensure each
person’s success. Contributions from individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives promote intellectual pluralism and
enable us to achieve the excellence that we seek in learning, research and engagement. This commitment makes our university a better place
to work, learn and innovate.
In your application materials, please discuss your experiences and expertise that support these values
and enrich our missions of teaching, research and engagement.
Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of
Missouri System is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment
on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national
origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, or protected veteran
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and Labor Relations at 573-882-7976.
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