Sunglass Hut is a global leader in the sale of premium sunglasses with over 2000 retail stores across North America. We offer competitive benefits, valuable training, and unlimited growth opportunities. As part of an eyewear industry leader, Luxottica, Sunglass Hut has an energetic, fashion-forward culture and diverse career paths for all types of talented and driven people. GENERAL FUNCTION The Sales Associate is vital to the success of Sunglass Hut and is an ambassador of The Sunglass Hut Experience. The Sales Associate spends time on the sales floor performing all functions relating to The Sunglass Hut Experience and store operations. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Utilizes The Sunglass Hut Experience tools to consistently deliver sales plan and company objectives. Achieves/exceeds individual sales plan by creating an EMOTIONAL CONNECTION with customers. Leverages reporting tools to track individual results and identify areas of opportunity. Partners with Store/Center Manager to maximize sales potential. People work for people – uses this philosophy to grow careers, encourage teamwork and retain talent through a development-focused environment. Creates an inspirational and motivating work environment that reflects the integrity of the brand. Collaborates with fellow Associates to foster teamwork. Seeks out opportunities for self-development as defined in an individual development plan. Creates an EMOTIONAL CONNECTION within the store team that translates into sales and ensures that every Associate consistently delivers The Sunglass Hut Experience. Spends 100% of the time on the sales floor. Ensures every aspect of The Sunglass Hut Experience is impeccably executed throughout the store. Makes simple and fast decisions in the best interest of our customers. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS High school diploma or equivalent Demonstrated expertise in every aspect of store operations Detail-oriented Critical thinking PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Customer service and/or retail experience To accommodate our diverse customer base, preference may be given to bilingual candidates depending upon the needs of the location.