The Fairmont Empress Sales Associate – Seasonal (Summer) Temporary in Victoria, BC

The Fairmont Empress

Branch Victoria BC CA

Sales Associate – Seasonal (Summer)
Victoria, BC

We invite you to showcase your passion for engaging service as a Sales Associate, where your warmth and knowledge of our offerings will assist guests in re…

Primary Location


Canada-Victoria-The Fairmont Empress

Employee Status



Sales Associate

At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, our retail outlets reflect the luxury of our hotels and the authenticity of our destinations. We invite you to showcase your passion for engaging service as a Sales Associate, where your warmth and knowledge of our offerings will assist guests in re-creating our exceptional hotel experience in their own homes.

Company Overview:
Whether looking for that special gift or a little treat for yourself, The Fairmont Store just might have the answer. Browse through our selection of quality bed linens, pillows and bathrobes or sample our premium tea blends. Discover the bath amenities collection from Le Labo, they are always a welcomed gift. At The Fairmont Store … Travel comes home.

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Store Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

Attend to customers in a professional and polite manner while up-selling merchandise

Ensure the shop is neatly maintained and stock is replenished

All cashiering duties

Provide basic sales techniques and promote “Fairmont” exclusive merchandise to customers

Partake in stock-take and month end inventories

Ensure the shop is clean at all times

Follow department policies, procedures and service standards

Follow all safety policies

Other duties as assigned

Previous experience within retail preferred

Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications andor Point of Sales System required

University/College degree in a related discipline an asset

Must be revenue driven

Must possess a professional presentation

Previous Hotel experience preferred

Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

Highly responsible & reliable

Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

Ability to work cohesively as part of a team

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

Frequent standing and walking throughout shift

Occasional lifting and carrying up to 50 lbs

Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting

Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Frequent standing and walking throughout shift

Visa Requirements:
Must be eligible to work in Canada.

Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit


to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!


At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you’ll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Job Level








Rotating / Shift Work




Closing Date


03.Feb.2017, 1:59:00 AM

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Victoria, BC, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-25
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