893 West St
Amherst, MA 01002
Hampshire College is an independent, innovative liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium with Amherst, Smith, and Mount Holyoke Colleges and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Founded in 1965, Hampshire College offers a full range of liberal arts programs through an interdisciplinary, inquiry-based curriculum. The College is located in the beautiful Pioneer Valley in Western Massachusetts and contributes to the rich cultural environments of the college towns of Amherst, South Hadley and Northampton.
|Salary Range:||Location:||AMHERST, MA|
|Job Type:||Category:||Part Time||Sales/Retail|
|Education Level:||Work Experience:|
|High School or Equivalent|
Up to One Year
|The Hampshire College Campus Store is accepting applications for a temporary retail assistant.|
The retail assistant is responsible for operating point-of-sale system using appropriate cash-handling procedures. Additional duties include but are not limited to restocking and straightening merchandise, running reports and cleaning the store in preparation for the next day, receiving orders and ensuring proper pricing of items for sales floor, preparing invoices, and maintaining a high-level of customer service. The retail assistant will be tasked with processing online orders, preparing items for shipment, and delivering to the campus post office.
A high school diploma or equivalent with a minimum of one year of job-related experience is required; two years of job-related experience is preferred. Qualified candidate should have strong retail and customer service experience, preferably in an academic setting; proficient data entry skills, solid organizational, time management and problem-solving skills; and excellent communication skills. A commitment to working with people from diverse backgrounds is essential.
This 20-30 hour/week, non-benefited position begins immediately. Please submit your cover letter, resume and names/phone numbers of three professional references via our website at https://jobs.hampshire.edu/
Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity and inclusion in education and employment.