Job Posting: 

Sales Clerk (part time, 3 days per week, September-May)
Emmaus Centre, Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Membertou, NS
Application Deadline: Sept. 26, 2018 

This position is in the Emmaus Centre and is part of a team which operates the Emmaus Centre Book Store, a vital instrument of evangelization within the Diocese, providing faith related resources, materials and gift items to our customers.

Job Duties:

Maintain excellent customer relations which includes but is not limited to:
1. providing a friendly greeting to all customers entering the Emmaus Book Store or who telephone the Emmaus Centre
2. providing product recommendations
3. extensive knowledge of merchandise on hand
4. answering customer questions
5. resolving complaints or concerns
Issue sales invoices and receipts to customers Post payments to customers’ accounts Process cash and cheque payments

Answer and/or return telephone and email messages
Redirect calls or emails to appropriate colleagues
Maintain files and records of customers
Sort and distribute incoming mail
Prepare outgoing mail and parcels
Run daily sales reports
Balance daily sales
Prepare Bank Deposit, weekly
Prepare and mail customer statements, monthly
Record and maintain list of materials, text and/or video, loaned out to customers

Other duties:
Present merchandise in a pleasing and neat manner in display units and/or on shelving units
Organize inventory room
Alert inventory control when product is getting low
Assist in the annual inventory count
Assist with workshops, conferences and other functions Attend Emmaus Centre staff meetings


A minimum of five years retail experience
Demonstrated computer skills in Microsoft Office, especially Outlook

Knowledge and Skills:
Knowledge of the Diocese of Antigonish, Parishes and Programs
Ability to work as a team member
Strong organizational skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Familiarity with office equipment; photocopier, fax machine, printer Experience with Sage an asset

Other Requirements:
In accordance with policy all successful applicants will be required to complete a criminal record check

Participation is mandatory
Employer matched (5%) RRSP group plan
50% employer paid comprehensive group benefits (prescriptions, extended medical, dental, vision, life insurance and LTD).
Vacation Pay included in Rate
Sick time prorated 1.5 days x 9 months = 13.5 day

To Apply:
The closing date for submissions is Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 4:00pm.
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