Now Hiring: Sales Associate

Now Hiring: Sales Associate for The Wise Penny

Local non-profit seeks retail sales person for community thrift store.  The Junior League of Baltimore, Inc. (JLB), a women’s civic leadership and service organization, is seeking an enthusiastic, customer-oriented retail professional to provide general staffing support for its thrift store The Wise Penny, located in the Belvedere Square shopping area.  Primary responsibility will be for providing excellent customer service and working collaboratively with colleagues to meet weekly and monthly sales goals.  Duties will include (but are not limited to) open and closing cash register, ticketing, arranging and displaying merchandise to promote sales, cleaning shelves, counters, tables and other areas of the store.  $9/hr.

Skills / Requirements.  High School diploma; associate’s or bachelor’s degree preferred. One year of experience in retail sales with a proven record of meeting or exceeding sales goals. Able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds on a repeated basis.  Able to move and assemble racks and shelves for extended periods of time.  Able to carry items up and down stairs as needed.  Must be able to stand for up to 8 hours at a time and operate all equipment necessary to perform the job.  Ability to work irregular hours/weekends as needed.  Possession of a valid driver’s license and a good driving record is required.

Application. Interested candidates should complete an employment application and submit to the hiring commitee via email ( or by mail/in person (Personnel Committee, The Junior League of Baltimore, Inc., 5902 York Road, Baltimore, MD 21212).