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The position: Personal shopper at Nordstrom Direct
Job duties: The personal shopper at Nordstrom provides a unique shopping experience to (Stock Quote: JWN) customers by phone or online. He or she suggests merchandise ideas to customers, while offering important product information and insights. Additionally, he or she will highlight fashion trends while giving product recommendations for the "must have" items of the season. The personal shopper will process all orders by phone or via the Internet, while also resolving all customer service issues. Assisting customers with exchanges and refunds is also required.
The company: Nordstrom is a fashion specialty retailer established in 1901. Nordstrom Direct that handles online and catalog phone orders.
Requirements: Candidates for this position should be enthusiastic, solutions-oriented, and committed to customer service. Applicants must have retail experience and excellent communication skills. Demonstrated problem-solving skills, plus the ability to remain calm and pleasant in a fast-paced environment are also musts. You must be able to work a flexible schedule and possess general computer skills.
Extra perks: There is a flexible employee benefits package that includes medical/dental and vision plans. Nordstrom also offers a merchandise discount for employees and a profit-sharing program.
Interesting info: Nordstrom prefers to fill the majority of its management positions with internal candidates.
Other opportunities: Nordstrom has many openings in its retail division, including opportunities for cashiers, sales staff, fitting room attendants, loss prevention specialists and managers. The company is also looking for engineers, designers, merchandisers and restaurant staff.