Event Associate - Part-time

Employer
Location
Washington
Posted
Mar 17, 2008
Closes
Apr 16, 2008
Role
Manager
Duration
Freelance
Responsibilities: Scholastic has recently developed a new Corporate / Hospital Book Fair Division, with the mission of bringing quality educational books and gift items to Corporations and Hospitals. Our products include name brand books for children and adults across a variety of subject matter including:

Books for children of all ages - books on Cooking, Inspirational subjects, History, Sports, Games and Crafts. . . In addition, we carry gift products such as Music CD's, Computer Software, DVD's and Organizers and offer practical gift giving solutions to business people in the workplace.

We are immediately seeking to fill Event Associate positions in the Washington, D.C. area to assist in our Corporate Book Fairs! Responsibilities to include:

  • Operate cash register/calculator and maintain accurate financial records in the collection of sales receipts.
  • Follow proper procedures in the use of coupons, special offers, etc where applicable.
  • Fair set-up and tear-down.
  • Replenish product on Fair Shelves.
  • Maintains regular attendance in accordance with event schedule.
  • Ensure proper handling of customer financial information.
  • Assist event customers.
  • Assist Event Lead as necessary.

    Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and at least 1 year of related experience.
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions (either written or oral), correspondence, and memos.
  • Comfortable with numbers and simple math: ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.
  • Ability to get along with co-workers and work as a member of a team.
  • Ability to work overtime when required.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds.
  • Must be able to work 20-30 hours per week, flexible work schedule required.

    EOE/AA/H/V/DFWP



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