St. Augustine Distillery is looking for an outgoing, dependable individual with a strong sales background to represent our brand. The Gift Shop Sales Associate role supports the Retail Operations Manager, gift shop staff, and other staff as designated. With enthusiastic and impeccable customer service, this position aims to create the ultimate shopping experience for guests during their visit.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Offer a warm welcome and provide prompt, courteous service
Build trusting relationships with customers
Assess and identify customer interests and needs
Recommend merchandise based on the individual
Answer customers' queries and concerns with strong product knowledge
Educate customers on state-law-limiting bottles sales in Gift Shop
Be well-presented at all times
Maintain in-stock, presentable conditions and assist displaying merchandise
Aspires to be a part of a tight-knit team in a small, local business
2 years minimum sales experience
Understand sales principles and customer service to ensure high levels of customer satisfaction
Stellar communication and interpersonal skills
Working knowledge or willingness to learn about craft spirits, cocktails, and distillation process
Proficient in English; Bilingual is a plus
Able to stand for long periods of time
Able to lift 35 pounds or more
At least 21 years old
Have high school diploma or GED
Available weekends and holidays
Possess and maintain a valid Florida driver's license and any other endorsements necessary to legally operate vehicles
Has taken a tour of distillery
Employee discount in our Gift Shop, access to our special releases, first-hand opportunity to learn about the art of making craft spirits, industry passes/discounts, and many more.
Why St. Augustine Distillery?
St. Augustine Distillery is a locally owned and operated, artisanal spirits distillery in historic, downtown St. Augustine. Located within a beautifully restored ice plant from the turn-of-the-century, our mission is simple: Educate and inspire our guests about our handcrafted, award-winning rum, bourbon whiskey, gin, and vodka. All of our spirits are made from local and regional agricultural products. The result is undeniable; world-class spirits that create the best local cocktails imaginable.
St. Augustine Distillery is an equal opportunity employer. All employment actions are taken without regard to race, religion, national origin, color, sex, marital status, age, disability, or genetics.