Retail Sales Associate (Full or Part-Time) APPLY NOW
SoPo Seafood is a locally owned and operated Maine Seafood Wholesaler and Fish Market based in Biddeford and South Portland, Maine. We source and supply high-quality local and sustainable fresh seafood for discerning seafood enthusiasts, at home-cooks, professional chefs, and restaurants in Maine and beyond.
We are opening a new Seafood Market and Raw Oyster Bar in South Portland in August 2021! We are looking for Retail Service Workers to provide excellent customer service and meet the varied needs of our customers.
Candidates with experience working in a fish market or restaurant setting are preferred. If you are looking for a career change or to start a career in an exciting and fast-paced industry, we might be a great fit for you.
- Greet and direct customers
- Provide accurate information (e.g. product features, pricing, and after-sales services)
- Answer customers’ questions about specific products/services
- Ensure seafood display cases are stocked and fresh
- Coordinate with the Retail Sales team to provide excellent customer service (especially during peak times)
- Inform customers about discounts and special offers
- Provide customer feedback to the Store Manager
- Stay up-to-date with new products/services
- Work experience as a Retail Sales Representative, Sales Associate, or similar role. Experience in a seafood market or restaurant setting is preferred but not necessary.
- Understanding of the retail sales process
- Excellent communication skills, capable of building trusting relationships
- Ability to perform in fast-paced environments
- Flexibility to work various shifts