Sales Lead

Are you an outgoing individual with experience in customer service and retail operations? You could be part of the team that creates some of New York’s most beloved entertainment experiences.

With national visibility and local accolades as the tri-state area’s top source for family-friendly entertainment, Historic Hudson Valley educates and entertains more than 300,000 visitors a year through our school programs, house tours, and large-scale special events like The Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze, and Horseman’s Hollow.

Historic Hudson Valley, Westchester County’s largest cultural organization, seeks two enthusiastic, computer savvy individuals to join its sales and hospitality team. The Sales Lead sells merchandise in a fast-paced environment while ensuring Sales Associates are delivering positive customer service and engaging in successful selling practices.

Reporting to the Assistant Retail Shop Manager, these are part-time, seasonal positions (April – December) that offer and require a lot of flexibility (weekend, holiday, and evening availability are a must.)

The duties of the Sales Lead include managing cash and revenue procedures including daily register opening and closing and deposit responsibilities, resolving customer issues, monitoring merchandise stock levels and presentation, maintaining floor visual standards, handling emergencies, and setting a positive, enthusiastic, and professional example for staff and visitors.

You must have a friendly manner and experience working with the public in customer service, sales or hospitality. Computer skills and retail experience are required. Experience with a point of sale system is a plus.

Besides a congenial working environment, starting pay rate of $15 per hour and flexible hours, Historic Hudson Valley offers:

  • FREE and reduced admission to our events and sites for you and your immediate family
  • FREE and reduced admission to other participating historic sites and museums
  • Museum shop and café discounts
  • Working for a highly regarded organization that creates extraordinary experiences for large audiences.

To apply, please send a letter of interest and resume to jobs@hudsonvalley.org. Please include “Sales Lead” in the subject line.  Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. No calls please.

Should your skills and qualifications meet our requirements we will contact you to schedule an interview. If we do not contact you, we will keep your resume on file for one year in the event that another position for which you may be suited becomes available. Thank you for your interest in Historic Hudson Valley.

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