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Hollywood Bowl Sales Association (Part-Time)
Los Angeles Philharmonic Association

Los Angeles, CA

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association is currently seeking a:

Sales Associate (Part-Time) at the Hollywood Bowl

Founded in 1919, the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association's mission is to perform, present, and promote music in its varied forms at the highest level of excellence to a diverse and large audience, both at the Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Hollywood Bowl.  The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association is dedicated to continuing its pre-eminent status in the music world of the 21st century.

Position Summary:

Provide excellent customer service and assist with the day-to-day operations of the Hollywood Bowl Stores.

Position Elements:

  • Customer Service – Create a welcoming, professional and friendly store experience. Provide personal shopping services, use suggestive sales techniques. Be knowledgeable about all products especially music-related and artist-made goods.
  • Information - Be knowledgeable about all Los Angeles Philharmonic and Hollywood Bowl performances, education programs, activities and leased events in order to be able to discuss them with guests. Distribute information.
  • Concierge – Be knowledgeable about and make recommendations for local music and/or art happenings, restaurants and cultural attractions. Be able to provide directions and recommendations.
  • Store operations – Follow open/close procedures, point of sale operations, cash handling, gift card sales, returns, respond to and direct phone calls.
  • Visual Merchandising – Restock shelves, straighten merchandise, ensure displays are clean, keep back stock organized and in its proper location, update visual displays.
  • Inventory Control - Check in and label received merchandise, ensure items are priced correctly. Complete paperwork, notify managers of shipment discrepancies, transfer merchandise to proper location.
  • Signings and Special Events – Assist with event operations including equipment set up/tear down, sales and post event reconciliation.
  • Other as business needs dictate.
Position Requirements:
  • Must have knowledge of classical music and be acquainted with jazz, pop and world music genres
  • Previous retail sales experience with POS registers required. 
  • Retail experience selling music, art, accessories, and gifts a plus
  • Must have excellent communication skills with ability to work in an intense busy atmosphere
  • Flexible schedule required for day, evening and weekend shifts. Ability to work nights and weekend shifts
  • Ability to bend, stand and walk (including stairs and hilly terrain) for up to the entire shift and the ability to work outside
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 35 lbs.
  • High School diploma or equivalent is required with some college preferred and two years of retail experience

How to apply:

Complete the online application by clicking here

  • Complete the application with all pertinent information.
  • At the end of the application, a confirmation page will appear when your submission has been successful


Deadline: 06-25-2017

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