Part-Time Experience Associate 8/17/2016

Mattel/American Girl Bloomington, MN

Company
Mattel/American Girl
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
161661
AJE Ref #
575906709
Location
Bloomington, MN
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Description
Experience Associates

At American Girl, our vision is "Creating the Future of Play". We strive to achieve this vision primarily through our creative and enthusiastic employees who DARE to be innovative, and THRIVE in a friendly and fast-paced environment. American Girl is committed to developing employees and supporting their career goals, helping them GROW with a host of meaningful experiences and learning opportunities. And by promoting a culture of BALANCE that emphasizes working passionately and taking time to play often, we are proud of how our employees LEAD by example in all that they do!

WHO WE RE LOOKING FOR

We're looking for dynamic individuals as Experience Associates who have the manual and interpersonal skills to deliver friendly and informative service, as well as, the flexibility to adapt to changing business needs.

Responsibilities:

* Approach, acknowledge and assist customers promptly.
* Assess and meet customer merchandise and service needs, including special requests and resolving customer problems. Share product knowledge, answer questions and suggestive upsell other Doll Hair Salon services and complementary products. Share information on store events, promotions and activities with customers.
* Style doll hair according to company standards and demonstrate proper hair care and skin care techniques.
* Conduct inventory of salon supplies and stock salon area and communicate replenishment needs when needed.
* Participate in Doll Hair Salon events including Doll Hair Salon Spectaculars, hair demos, and private birthday parties.
* Collaborates with co-workers to create a positive work environment and assists in training new associates.



Experience, Education & Skills

EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND SKILLS

Qualifications:

* High school degree or equivalent, preferred.
* Sales experience in the specialty retail or service industry, preferred.
* Experience styling hair, especially for dolls, preferred.
* Experience working with children, preferred.
* Must be willing to work a flexible retail schedule, including days, nights and weekends.

Mattel is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
F/M/Disability/Vet


About Us
ABOUT US
American Girl is a premium brand for girls and a wholly owned subsidiary of Mattel, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAT), the world's leading toy company. Since its inception in 1986, American Girl has been devoted to celebrating girls ages 3 to 12 through age-appropriate, high-quality dolls and accessories, books, clothes, movies, and unforgettable experiences. Best-selling lines include My American Girl , Girl of the Year , Bitty Baby , and its classic historical characters. Headquartered in Middleton, WI, the company sells products exclusively through its award-winning catalogue, on americangirl.com, and in its experiential retail stores. By inspiring girls to be their best, American Girl has earned the loyalty of millions of girls and the praise and trust of parents and educators. To learn more about American Girl or request a free catalogue, call 1-800-845-0005 or visit www.americangirl.com, www.facebook.com/americangirl, www.facebook.com/americangirlcareers or www.twitter.com/american_girl

Mattel is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

F/M/Disability/Vet