Part-Time Sales Associate

Please note: This position is currently closed. Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter and we'll post there next time we have an opening.

Tender Loving Empire is in search of one part-time sales associate to start as soon as possible.

If you are not familiar with Tender Loving Empire, we are a handmade marketplace and record label that specializes in creative media and promoting independent artists and musicians. We operate three brick and mortar stores that carry handmade goods and local music from over 300 independent artists as well as music from our own record label.

Job Description:

Our hope is that the person we hire for this position cares as deeply about art and community as we do. They should see this position as a way to not only earn income, but to serve the community of Portland while working around the things they love. We are a small team with big goals and are looking for positive, intelligent people to add to the family.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 2 years retail/customer service experience.
  • Strong multi-tasking skills.
  • Warm, friendly and professional customer service and sales skills.
  • An eye for design and merchandising and an understanding of our company's aesthetic.
  • Strong work ethic (TLE is a fun place to work, but we work hard!).
  • Good Attitude.
  • Ability to accept and implement constructive criticism.
  • Weekend availability required.

To Apply:

We need:

  • Cover letter
  • Resumé
  • A link to your Facebook or Instagram
  • At least 5 Etsy links to items you think would fit in our stores.

Starting wage: $10/hr. 3-4 days a week. Flexibility for up to 5 days a week during busy seasons is a plus.

Please note: This position is currently closed. Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter and we'll post there next time we have an opening.