SHIPPING & RECEIVING ASSOCIATE - Full Time
The Armani Group is one of the leading fashion and luxury goods groups in the world today with 10,500 direct employees, 12 production plants and more than 2,704 boutiques in 60 countries around the world. It designs, manufactures, distributes and retails fashion and lifestyle products including apparel, accessories, eyewear, watches, jewelry, home interiors, fragrances and cosmetics under a range of brand names: Giorgio Armani, Emporio Armani, and A|X Armani Exchange.
A Shipping & Receiving Associate is responsible for the flow of merchandise from the point of delivery to the sales floor.
- Meets or exceeds the goal of processing 120 units per hour while ensuring all merchandise is stocked in a quick, orderly and accurate manner.
- Maintains a clean and organized sales floor and stock room that meets both visual and operational standards.
- Ensures markdowns, price changes, and damages are accurate and completed within the time frames given.
- Ensures the sales floor is stocked and replenished with the appropriate merchandise to meet visual standards.
- Greets and acknowledges clients with a friendly and engaging attitude. Provides strong customer service to all clients by delivering the ARMANI selling experience.
- Upholds A|X Values of Respect, Teamwork, Professionalism, and Praise.
- Adheres to all Loss Prevention guidelines as outlined in the employee handbook.
- Assists the management team with general housekeeping tasks.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
- Ability to work a flexible schedule including holidays, nights and weekends with a minimum of one year experience in stock or receiving, preferably in apparel retail.
- Minimum education level: High School Diploma or GED
- Strength – Ability to comfortably lift a minimum of 35 pounds without assistance to a height of 4 feet and a distance of 10 feet. Frequent stooping required to pick up boxes at floor level.
- Movement – Majority of work is performed on foot. Ability to frequently stand, walk, reach up, and climb short ladders. Hand Dexterity required for at least one had to operate registers and complete paperwork.
- Auditory & Vision – Ability to constantly hear and see safety signals, read labels, registers, computers, etc.
- The position requires significant demands on these physical requirements throughout the entire work shift.