Game Night PT Retail Brand Ambassador - New York Islanders (Elmont · NY)

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New York Islanders Hockey Club 
 
A storied sports franchise…a world class arena…the best fans… 
AND YOU 
 
Our Game Plan
The New York Islanders Hockey Club is one of the most iconic franchises in professional sports with a deeply passionate and loyal fanbase. We’ve won four consecutive Stanley Cups in the early 1980s and are well on our way to add to that legacy. The next few years will be action-packed as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the team, reposition our brand, and prepare to reclaim the Stanley Cup.  
 
We are hiring a Game Night Retail Brand Ambassador.  If you are a passionate about building your retail career in the sports & entertainment industry, then we want to get to know you.  
 
How to Make the Team
The Game Night Retail Brand Ambassador promotes our brands and ensures guests have a memorable experience shopping at UBS Arena. You will engage guests to help find that perfect item that they must have. Every guest that comes in can help spread brand awareness

 We're looking for an enthusiastic lover of sports, live entertainment, and people. You have a true passion for engaging in meaningful interactions and creating memorable experiences for all guests. You strive to be helpful, engaging, and knowledgeable of all things New York Islanders and UBS Arena. You enjoy being a part of an exciting and dynamic group, and you’re committed to continuously enhancing the productivity and effectiveness of your team. Lastly, you enjoy working hard and celebrating hard, and you’d be shocked if guests weren’t positively impacted by their interactions with you.  
 
Show Us You Can
  • Promote our brand and product in a positive and enthusiastic manner
  • Engage our guests to create a unique and individualized experience
  • Greet and sell Islanders merchandise to our guests
  • Open and close our retail stores while handling accurate bank and store keys
  • Control and maintain accurate merchandise inventory 
  • Assist Retail Managers and Lead Ambassadors in-store operations
  • Maintain a clean and sterile work environment for the health and safety of team members and guests
  
What Skills You’ll Use 
  • Flexibility: Switch gears on a moment’s notice and adapt to shifting priorities 
  • Motivation: Leverage your personal skills to drive results and influence success 
  • Autonomy: Manage your time, work independently, and prioritize tasks 
  • Collaboration: Liaise with cross-functional internal teams and establish positive relationships  
  • Accountability: Take ownership of your work 
  • Conflict Resolution: Show off your problem solving and decision-making skills 
  
Your Equipment
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to adapt to different guest interactions and situations
  • Willingness to learn and be able to work well within a team
  • Punctuality and reliability are a must
  • Outstanding and welcoming personality and work ethic
  • Flexible schedule and ability to work late hours, weekends, long nights, and holidays. Must have availability to work 80% of scheduled events monthly
  • Previous experience in retail a plus
  • Ability to walk, stand and sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds 

Where You’ll Go
  • Work home games at UBS Arena 

What’s in it for You
  • Leadership in an iconic NHL® franchise in our quest for a 5th Stanley Cup
  • Experience and growth in the sports industry
  • Successfully launch UBS Arena at Belmont Park

The Fine Print
 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.

Job Questions:

  1. I understand that Islanders employees required to be fully vaccinated in order to access the Company’s various location and that I will be required to provide proof of vaccination.

  2. How many years of Retail Experience do you have?