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Interested applicants should send resumes to kari@peachstatepride.com.

Social Media Intern

Web Specialist

Retail Associate

Social Media Intern

Overview:

Responsible for creating and curating on-brand social media content to maximize in-store and online revenue. Design and photography experience is a plus. Ensure that customers are inspired by what they see on our social media accounts. Reports directly to Retail Operations Manager and Owners.

    • Develop and implement strategy for digital media outlets including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Email, and Snapchat
    • Manage relationships with social media influencers
    • Coordinate photography for digital media campaigns and website
    • Ensure social feeds reflect brand image
    • Ability to work independently and without needed supervision
    • Provide reporting to leadership
    • Administrative support
    • Any other needed duties

Requirements

  • 10-20 hours/weekly
  • Creative thinker
  • Interest in fashion and design
  • Ability to take direction and complete assignments by deadlines
  • Critical eye with extreme attention to detail
  • Proven work experience
  • Positivity and can-do attitude
  • Ability to receive criticism in a productive manner
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Professional and courteous customer service skills
  • Ability to work calmly and efficiently under pressure and within deadlines

Location: Watkinsville and Athens, Georgia

Empire South is an Equal Opportunity Employment Company. Candidates will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, handicap or veteran status.

 

Web Intern

Overview:

Responsible for maximizing revenue by overseeing the Empire South web store through organization, systems, and sales-increasing strategies. Reports directly to Web Manager and Owners.

Responsibilities

    • Manage web inventory through tracking new arrivals, assigning names, prices, and store and website distribution
    • Ensure web store is consistent with overall company branding and style
    • Photograph new arrivals
    • Process new arrivals
    • Fulfill customer orders
    • Transition inventory between stores and website based on sales data
    • Provide sales reports to leadership
    • Communicate buying needs to buying team
    • Add products to web store as needed
    • Recruit and schedule models for photo shoots
    • Any other duties as needed

Requirements

  • 10-30 hours/weekly
  • Proven work experience
  • Solid communication skills
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Systems-oriented with ability and motivation to increase efficiency
  • Ability to receive criticism in a productive manner
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Professional and courteous customer service skills
  • Ability to work calmly and efficiently under pressure and within deadlines
  • High school degree

Location: Watkinsville and Athens, Georgia

Empire South is an Equal Opportunity Employment Company. Candidates will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, handicap or veteran status.

 

Retail Sales Associate

Overview:

Responsible for maximizing store revenue by providing superior service and maintaining top-notch retail stores. Ensure that customer expectations are exceeded and that customers are pleasantly surprised by everything they see, hear, and experience at Empire South & V.F. Chitwood’s.

Responsibilities

  • Exceed customer expectations
  • Welcome customers by greeting them and offering assistance
  • Actively seek out customers in store
  • Assess customers’ needs and provide assistance and information on product features
  • Style merchandise according to branding guidelines
  • Maintain inventory levels on sales floor and in back-stock
  • Remain knowledgeable on products offered and discuss available options
  • Build productive trust relationships with customers
  • “Go the extra mile” to drive sales
  • Open and close cash registers, performing tasks such as counting money, separating charge slips, coupons, and vouchers, balancing cash drawers, and making deposits
  • Watch for and recognize security risks and thefts, and know how to prevent or handle these situations
  • Learn systems and procedures to enhance selling efficiencies and complete support duties
  • Assist in hanging, tagging, steaming, and merchandising inventory
  • Clean shelves, counters, and tables
  • Complete any other tasks and requirements as needed

Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a retail sales associate, sales representative or similar role
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills
  • Friendly and energetic personality with customer service focus
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Ability to receive criticism in a productive manner
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Professional and courteous customer service skills
  • Ability to work calmly and efficiently under pressure and within deadlines
  • High school degree

Location: Atlanta, Georgia; Watkinsville, Georgia; Athens, Georgia; Lavonia, Georgia

Empire South is an Equal Opportunity Employment Company. Candidates will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, handicap or veteran status.

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