Lead Sales Associate Full-Time Job

Req #: 84454
Location Name: Palisades Center, West Nyack
Department: Stores
At DSW, we believe in the power of shoes. We understand shoes bring out something great from within, and since 1991 we've been helping everyone feel the rush of finding that perfect pair. So when you work for DSW, you become a part of all that. A family whose core values are comprised of passion, accountability, collaboration, and humility. You become one of us, You become a Shoe Lover!
General Summary:
The Lead Sales Associate is responsible for supporting the management team by demonstrating selling behaviors and ???oor and/or cash wrap leadership, promoting a positive work environment and executing operational processes and objectives in compliance with company standards and policies. Their primary role is to support the Sales Floor in the role of the MOD or as a leader at the cash wrap. The Sales Lead position is considered a key holder role.
Reports To: Store Manager
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Assists store management in all sales floor and cash wrap operations.  They act as a leader by ensuring that associates maintain an organized area and provide excellent customer service. They are responsible for monitoring for adherence to all applicable policies.
Leads others to ensure customers experience service that is friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and efficient, through modeling the applicable selling and customer service behaviors.  
Creates a culture of promoting DSW loyalty program amongst associates, and customers. Ensures all associates are providing the benefits of the DSW loyalty program to every customer.
Handles complex customer service situations with a sense of urgency and escalates service issues when appropriate.
Supports sales floor and/or cashier training
Serves as sales floor MOD in the absence of store management.
Accountable for cash office operations including, but not limited to, opening and closing all registers, maintaining accurate count of cash, ordering change, preparing deposits, performing approved key turns and auditing all register paperwork.
Ensures areas are clean and well-stocked at all times.
Audits active holds and ensures that they are maintained to company standard. This includes auditing location information and updating as necessary.
Assigns primary and secondary roles for associates during high and low traffic to ensure efficiency
Partners with Manager on Duty (MOD) to accommodate cashier breaks
Performs all other Sales Associate duties within the store
Actively participates in daily team Huddles and ongoing training  
Maintains a clean and organized store.  This includes, but is not limited to, picking up trash in the aisles, returning shoes back where they belong according to DSW standards, cleaning the associate break room and restrooms, vacuuming the store, cleaning mirrors, cleaning the front walkway/stoop of the store, and any other housekeeping items deemed necessary.
Other Duties - Performs other duties as assigned by the Store Manager or other supervisors.
Regular, in-person attendance
Required Skills and Competencies:
Excellent organization and verbal communication skills
Proven ability to train and motivate others
Excellent customer service and problem solving skills
Demonstrate an elevated degree of professionalism
Excels in all essential sales associate skills and responsibilities
Proficient in use of technology to include mobile point of sale, computer, register
Must be available to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays
Completion of all required Shoe Lover Training and Module 1 of MOD Training
Minimum of 2+ years' sales/ customer service experience with a retailer that offers BOPIS (Buy online Pick up in Store or Ship from Store) and Customer Loyalty program
Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in high-volume retail environment preferred
Minimum H.S. Diploma or Equivalent

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