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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in New Jersey, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
New York United States
Torrid
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
Independence United States
Torrid
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Illinois, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

DOWN TO BUSINESS: Our Product Specialists (Sales Associate) are responsible for ensuring our customer loves our stores and footwear as much as we do. They each help deliver an incredible customer experience and showcase ...

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Skechers
Oak Ridge North United States
Skechers
DOWN TO BUSINESS: Our Product Specialists (Sales Associate) are responsible for ensuring our customer loves our stores and footwear as much as we do. They each help deliver an incredible customer experience and showcase ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in North Carolina, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in New Jersey, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Virginia, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
Coffeyville United States
Torrid
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Georgia, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Washington, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Indiana, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Rhode Island, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Texas, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Montana, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
New York United States
Torrid
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Alabama, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Florida, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
Independence United States
Torrid
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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Sales Associate

Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...

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Torrid
United States
Torrid
  • Torrid
  • in Nebraska, United States
Description At Torrid, we celebrate every shape, every size, and every curve of our customer. Our Torrid stores offer an exciting, one of a kind, and amazing experience for not just our customers, but our ...
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What Does A Sales Associate Do?

Sales associates can be found in various settings from clothing retailers and jewelry stores, to sporting departments and office supply stores. Sales associates form the public face of a company and interact directly with customers.

Duties

Some of the responsibilities of a sales associate:

  • Responding to customer queries relating to the business products and/or services
  • Recommending the right solutions based on the customer’s needs
  • Updating personal knowledge of the company’s products, services, and company policies
  • Resolving customer complaints
  • Ensuring maximum customer satisfaction
  • Achieve the sales goals of the company on a monthly, quarterly and yearly basis
  • Ensuring customers are satisfied while adhering to company policy
  • Making sure the sales floors are always presentable
  • Updating the stores signage and displays
  • Ensuring the stores products are neatly packed and sufficiently stocked
  • Greeting customer entering the store
  • Operating the company point of sales system
  • Managing financial transactions (receiving payments and issuing change as necessary)
  • Directing customers to merchandise within the store
  • Working to increase sales in the store
  • Thorough knowledge of company products
  • Presenting promotions and opportunities to customers
  • Cross-selling products to increase the amount customers purchase
  • Handle returns of any merchandise in line with store policies
  • Compliance with industry control procedures
  • Suggest any potential ways to improve sales
  • Packaging of bought items
  • Completing the cash-up process at the end of a shift
  • Opening a shift requires documentation of the money in the cash register at the beginning of the shift and making sure there is enough change in the register for customers
  • Sales associates may be required to stock and replace shelves
  • Standing for long periods of time
  • Working evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Working overtime during holiday seasons
  • Maintaining a professional appearance
  • Taking inventory

Different Types of Sales Associates

Sales associates can be found in both a retail and a wholesale environment. Below you can find some of the most commonly found sales associates:

  • Retail Sales Associate: responsible for selling products and services to potential customers. Providing complete and appropriate solutions for customers to ensure customer satisfaction is maintained while boosting sales and meeting company targets. Sales associate’s assist customers from the initial greeting to the purchasing stage.
  • Pharmaceutical Sales Associate: responsible for presenting medications to physicians and hospitals. This requires an extensive understanding of the drug being sold, as well as being knowledgeable about its chemical makeup, its side effects and its uses. Educational requirements will vary depending on the employer, but most employers seek individuals with a 4-year college degree in pharmaceutical business, pharmacology, or business and marketing.
  • Regional Sales Manager: overseeing the sales and distribution in their specific region, as well as managing a team to ensure targets are reached. They are also required to train and manage a sales team. A regional sales manager will need a bachelor’s degree in business or marketing.
  • Medical Device Sales Associate: responsible for selling medical devices or improved medical products to health care providers. This involves building a professional relationship with physicians and hospital staff.
  • Medical Sales Associate: these sales associates sell new medical equipment and products to hospitals and physicians. Products and solutions solved replace old tools and provide new services to patients.
  • Independent Sales Associate: also known as a manufacturers’ representative, these sales associates work on a commission basis for companies and sell the company product(s) and/or service(s) directly to customers. It is important to develop and sustain customer relationships when performing this role by informing them about new products and services as well as answering customers questions and troubleshooting any problems they may face.
  • Outside Sales Associate: these sales associates sell product(s) and/or service(s) to companies, medical facilities, schools, or other organizations. This role involves maintaining relationships with current clients as well as setting up meetings with prospective clients.

How to Become a Sales Associate

There is no specific educational program that one needs to obtain to become a sales associate and work experience requirements will vary depending on the company and its employment policy.

Education

There is no specific educational program that one needs to obtain to become a sales associate. Most employers prefer individuals with a minimum of a high school diploma or GED. Managerial positions will require a higher form of education such as a college degree in business management.

Employers will usually require you to complete a training program to acquire the necessary skills for the job.

Training will cover areas such as how to operate the point of sales system, customer interaction, making sure employees understand the business security measures, and how to implement store policies. Additional training may be required for specific in-store products such as electronics.

Required Work Experience

Work experience requirements will vary depending on the company and its employment policy. Retail sales experience is usually preferred, but most companies will offer on-the-job training.

Key Skills to Have

  • Willing to “go the extra mile” to drive sales
  • Strong communication abilities
  • Maintaining a positive attitude as well as a friendly and energetic personality
  • Focusing on customer satisfaction in a faced paced environment
  • Reading and writing abilities
  • Basic math skills
  • Standing for extended periods of time
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • The ability to count, read and write different documents
  • Maintaining courteous and professional relationships with customers, co-workers and managers
  • Ability to maintain knowledge about the company’s products
  • Enthusiasm for the company
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • An empathetic attitude
  • The ability to adapt quickly, especially in unexpected situations
  • Reacting in a calm and professional manner
  • Active listening to customers
  • A fast learner
  • Time management skills