POSITION TITLE: Merchandise Assistant
Candidate must be available to work February 1, 2020 through September 30, 2020.
Candidate must be available to work days and/or game nights (roughly 6-8 hours/day).
Interviews will be conducted in Trenton, NJ.
The ideal candidate should be friendly, personable, and have excellent customer service skills. Strong organizational and professional skills are a must. The merchandise assistant will work with the director of merchandising in three areas: 1) the Thunder Company Store; 2) promotional giveaways; 3) team uniforms and supplies.
| JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Store responsibilities include: hire, train and supervise a store staff of 10 employees. Re-stock store on game days including all ticketing and pricing. Set up portable retail units on game days. Order merchandise and meet with vendors. Develop and implement all store sales during the season. Track inventory levels during the season and do an end of season final inventory. Work on all sales reports for management. Maintain and change the Company store web site. This includes using Photoshop to add items to the website. Process and handle all internet orders. Work on all promotional giveaways from idea stage through creation of artwork. Plan and coordinate all promotional deliveries and coordinate with management on game day distribution of the giveaway. Coordinate the distribution of team uniforms to players and work with the clubhouse manager throughout the season. Maintain inventory on jerseys, pants and on-field caps throughout the season.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Preferred but not mandatory
START DATE: February 1, 2020 (through September 30, 2020)
COMPENSATION: Hourly wage - $11.00
Contacts: Joe Pappalardo – Director of Merchandising
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.