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Legends Hospitality Merchandise Associate - Indianapolis Motor Speedway in INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana

Description

The RoleMerchandise AssociateOur retail employees are responsible for creating the ultimate game day experience for the fan. Our number one priority is to provide fans with a legendary experience each time they enter the store. We strive to create an environment unlike any other sporting event world-wide. We go above and beyond to exceed their expectations in customer service, display of merchandise, and attention to detail. If you have a passion for retail, an outgoing personality, love to sell, enjoy working in teams and strive to create relationships with the fans, this is the place for you.Company Overview:Legends is a holistic agency that specializes in delivering solutions for legendary brands. We approach each project with our 360-degree service solution. Our Global Planning, Global Sales, and Hospitality service solutions collaborate on every project to ensure success across each of our six verticals including professional sports, collegiate, attractions, entertainment, international, and conventions. Our intellectual property is our people. It's our expertise that makes up Legends. We know what it's like to be on the team, business, or athletic department side, which drives our passion in creating solutions for our partners. Collectively, our leadership has over 300 years of experience in sales and sponsorship, analytics and valuation, hospitality and operations.Responsibilities Merchandise AssociateOur retail employees are responsible for creating the ultimate game day experience for the fan. Our number one priority is to provide fans with a legendary experience each time they enter the store. We strive to create an environment unlike any other sporting event world-wide. We go above and beyond to exceed their expectations in customer service, display of merchandise, and attention to detail. If you have a passion for retail, an outgoing personality, love to sell, enjoy working in teams and strive to create relationships with the fans, this is the place for you.

Position Specifics

We are looking for individuals to staff various locations at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the month of May.

Setup

-Start: Early to Mid-April

-Would transition to sales associates in May (Museum, Legends Operated Trackside Locations)

Gift Shop Associate

-Start: Mid-April into May

-Museum store for initial training depending on start date, the either assigned to Museum or Legends Operated Trackside Location.

Summary of Team Member Daily Duties/Set Up Team:

  • Provide an exciting, positive, and fun environment for our diverse team & fan base.

  • Greet guests & ascertain their interest, so you may make sales recommendations.

  • Excellent accuracy when using POS systems.

  • Demonstrate ownership in cleaning, re-stocking, & any other tasks assigned by supervisor.

  • Present merchandise to increase sale with add on items.

  • Must be able to describe merchandise features, benefits, and explain use.

  • Keep current on promotions & sales in store: and events at the speedway.

  • Maintain inventory, merchandise placement, and accurate counts. Assist in inventory.

  • Continually increase knowledge of product, facility, and all events held at IMS.

  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

  • Must be able to read & implement plan-o-grams.

  • Assist the Gift Shop set-up team with the merchandising of event gift shops including plan-o-grams, merchandise placement, inventory control, cleaning of shops & fixtures.

  • Merchandising skills a plus.

Requirements:

  • Honesty and integrity in all actions and language. (Applies to Set Up as well)

  • Must be able to take constructive feedback & make necessary changes. (Applies to Set Up as well)

  • Excellent customer service and selling skills.

  • Be willing to work extended hours on event days. (Applies to Set Up as well)

  • Must be able to work weekends & overtime as needed. (Applies to Set Up as well)

  • High school graduate, GED, or equivalent experience in comparable company.

  • Accuracy in open & close procedures.

  • Able to lift 50lbs and stand for long periods of time. (Applies to Set Up as well)

  • Innovative & self- starter, who can work independently and as part of a team. (Applies to Set Up as well)

  • 35-40+ hours weekly.

  • Be able to work outside in the elements. (Applies to Set Up as well)

  • Flexibility in Duties & responsibilities as needed in other areas. (Applies to Set Up as well)

Practice safe work habits, follow all safety policies and procedures and regulations, complete company-wide safety training and any additional job specific safety training.Legends is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, or genetic information.

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