Astral seeks new sales associate
Founded in 2002, Astral is located in Asheville NC, a town we chose for its excellent year-round
whitewater and access to pristine mountain terrain. Our company is a collection of passionate,
creative and motivated individuals; completely committed to providing the best possible
products and service to the communities we serve.
We are looking for a highly motivated and friendly person for our retail space in Asheville. You’ll work in an open environment, with many departments in the company, so an upbeat and helpful attitude is a must. As Astral’s Sales Associate, you will assist the general public and industry professionals, providing education and retail assistance. You will also help customers via phone and email with questions and warranties. Tasks will include:
Helping Walk-In Customers with selection, fit, and sales transactions
Picking product from the warehouse
Consumer emails, and warranties
Helping the office with general tasks: filing, ‘re-fluffing’ product, help in the warehouse
Local events outside of the office, and administrative tasks associated with events
Skills and Attributes required
Friendly, helpful, organized, detail-oriented personality
Self-motivated and independent work habits
Willingness to learn and create new processes
Proactive problem solving
Practical knowledge of Microsoft Excel, and email
Outdoor retail experience preferred
Must be able to communicate in a clear and professional manner
Must be able to sit at a desk for extended periods of time, lift and move 30 lb boxes
Must be able to focus in a high paced and sometimes distracting work environment, and transition between tasks quickly
Sales Associate is an hourly position and will work approximately 30 hours per week, more during peak season.
questions or want to apply?
Please send questions, or cover letter and resume to Sarah Hege: