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Macy's | Short Hills, NJ
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Job Description

Looking for a fulfilling and fun job that's integral to the success of one of America's most historic brands? Then join Macy's Retail Sales or Support teams! Join us and immediately become a part of what makes Macy's special. Macy's values you as an individual. We are committed to your personal growth and development as we work together to support an exceptional experience for our customer.

Job Overview:

The Draw vs. Commission Sales Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable. Perform other duties as assigned.

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Macy's uses a scheduling plan that allows our associates to participate in the creation of their work schedules by managing availability and identifying preferences. Additionally, during key events and peak selling times, Macy's may offer additional shifts to our associates, which they may pick up using the self-scheduling tool. Details on Macy's schedule options are available during the interview process.

Essential Functions:

* Acknowledge customers in a friendly and helpful manner within 30 seconds of their entry into the area.
* Handle all returns courteously and professionally.
* Determine customer needs based on personal features and other customer preference related factors.
* Demonstrate knowledge of store products and services to build sales and minimize returns.
* Suggest additional merchandise to compliment customer selection.
* Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality.



* No specific educational accomplishment is required.
* At least six months to one year of previous selling experience is required.

Communication Skills:

* Ability to read, write, and interpret instructional documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
* Ability to effectively communicate with customers, peers, and management.
* Able to communicate on the telephone with proper etiquette.

Mathematical Skills:

* Basic math functions such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
* Able to use a calculator.
* Must be able to calculate percentages and ratios.
* Must be able to make change using American monetary units.

Reasoning Ability:

* Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision.

Physical Demands:

* This position requires constant moving, talking, hearing, reaching, and standing.
* Must be able to stand for at least two consecutive hours.
* Must be able to lift at least 30 lbs.
* May occasionally be required to stoop, kneel, crouch, and climb ladders.
* Vision abilities include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Other Skills:

* Must be able to function as part of a team.
* Possess a strong sense of urgency.
* Must enjoy meeting and interacting with customers.
* Possess a thirst for learning

Work Hours:

* Ability to work a flexible schedule based on department and company needs.

This job overview is not all inclusive. In addition, Macy's, Inc. reserves the right to amend this job overview at any time. Macy's is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. Macy's, Inc. - including Macy's and Bloomingdale's - will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal convictions in a manner consistent with SFPC Art. 49 and LA MC ch.XVIII Art. 9.

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About Macy's

Macy's, Inc. (Macy's) is a retail company that operates retail stores and Internet Websites under two brands, Macy's and Bloomingdale's, which sell a range of merchandise, including men's, women's and children's apparel and accessories, cosmetics, home furnishings and other consumer goods in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico. As of January 31, 2009, the Company's operations were conducted through seven operating divisions: four geographic Macy's divisions, macys.com, Bloomingdale's, and bloomingdales.com, which are aggregated into one segment. As of January 31, 2009, the Company operated 847 retail stores in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam, comprising a total of approximately 154,300,000 square feet. Of such stores, 466 were owned, 263 were leased and 118 stores were operated under arrangements, where the Company owned the building and leased the land. Most stores of its are located at urban or suburban sites across the United States. (Source: 10-K)