Coffee Specialist – Vancouver

Client Company: Nespresso
Position: Coffee Specialist
Service: Retail
Location: BC
Report to: Boutique Manager
**Part Time Position**: Ongoing Contract

Job overview: Our client Nestlé Nespresso S.A. is the market leader in premium-portioned coffee and one of the fastest growing operating businesses of the Nestlé Group; We are hiring Part-Time Boutique Coffee Specialist in BC. You will be responsible for introducing customers to Nespresso’s luxurious coffee brands and providing them with personalized advice and guidance on specialty coffee products. This position involves retail mall hours and training will be provided.

Responsibilities:
Achieve personal and common sales and service level targets;
Welcome the Boutique clientele and identify their needs;
Ensure that the Boutique is clean (well-ordered, correct equipment, properly presented);
Work in shifts and fulfill ones role and expectations. Support special events;
Contribute to the management of inventories, stocks and cash;
Participate in regular team briefings, meetings and on the job coaching sessions organized by the Boutique manager or team leader;
Advise both prospects and Club members on Nespresso products and Services;
Inscribe new Boutique customers, open their account, present the Boutique and Club services, and assist them in their selection during their first purchase;
Initiate Club members to the art of coffee tasting and develop their curiosity about our full range of products;
Maximize the sale of all the Nespresso products presented in the Boutique (coffee, machines ,accessories);
Actively manage the database on a daily basis and permanently update customer records;
Carry out an initial analysis of machine breakdowns reported by customers to orient them as effectively as possible towards the after sales service;
Check payments in accordance with the defined procedure;
Cash checks (if used in the country), enter payments made by credit cards;
Check the correspondence of sums received with the orders and send all to the accounting department;

Basic Qualification:
1 year of prior hotel, catering, sales or retail experience is required
Flexibility to work Friday evening, Saturdays, Sundays
Excellent presentation, communication &interpersonal skills; exceptional customer service skills
Hands on and pragmatic
Punctuality and discipline
Strong Team player
Proactive and responsive to anticipate and fulfill customer needs

Preferred Qualification:
Knowledge of coffee would be a great asset;

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