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Sales Associate
Feb 28, 2019 Sales Associate Posting-446.pdf
Portaluca (supporting Dress for Success Cincinnati)
Part Time

Job Description – Sales Associate, Portaluca (supporting Dress for Success Cincinnati)

Organization Overview:
Portaluca (formerly 4th Street Boutique) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that supports
Dress for Success Cincinnati’s services for disadvantaged women. Portaluca, a boutique that
opened to the public in 2002, offers women’s new and new-ish fabulous fashions at affordable
prices. The boutique is open to the public and for special events at its downtown location at
209 West 4th Street, and it hosts pop-up shops at various locations throughout Cincinnati.

Dress for Success empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a
network of support, professional attire, and career development tools to help women thrive in
work and in life.

Position Overview:
Sales Associates are responsible for helping to reach sales goals by assisting customers,
cashiering, answering phones, merchandising, and performing other retail tasks. Sales
Associates report to the Boutique Manager.

· Ensure each customer receives outstanding service by providing a customer-friendly
environment, including greeting and acknowledging every customer, maintaining
outstanding standards, solid product knowledge and all other components of customer
· Responsible for helping to reach sales goals by taking an active sales approach
· Maintain an awareness of all product information and merchandise promotions
· Assist in floor moves, merchandising, display maintenance, and store housekeeping
· Adhere to all company policies and procedures, including signing, pricing, and loss
· Accurately and efficiently complete all sales transactions and maintain proper cash and
media accountabilities at POS registers

· Prior retail experience preferred
· High school diploma or equivalent
· Excellent interpersonal skills
· Customer focus
· Communication proficiency
· Ethical conduct
· Ability to operate point of sale (POS) register system with proficiency
· Ability to work occasional evenings and weekends

A typical workweek is anticipated to include 15-20 hours. Regular boutique hours are Tuesday,
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10:00-3:00 and Thursday, 10:00-6:00. The boutique is closed
Sunday and Monday. Hours may occasionally include evenings or other hours outside the
typical boutique schedule for events.

Application Guidelines:
Interested candidates should apply via email to
Portaluca is an equal opportunity employer.


Contact Details

Lisa Nolan
Dress for Success Cincinnati